More than a third of oil and gas comes from offshore developments. This will increase in the future as the search for hydrocarbons extends into deeper and more remote subsea fields, and deepwater activities are the fastest growing sector of offshore energy sector.
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This popular professional development training explores the marine drilling sector as a central part of any offshore development, both in the exploration and production phases. The course delivers a comprehensive A-to-Z explanation of offshore drilling as part of the full subsea field development process. Drilling rig components and marine drilling systems are explained in detail, as well as methods of rig mooring and positioning, issues of drilling safety and blowout prevention. New drilling approaches and highly automated rigs are discussed, with examples and case studies from field developments around the world.
Also available for dedicated in-company delivery by distance learning or instructor led workshops
The Fundamentals of Marine Drilling materials, available online and for download to study offline, are filled with up-to-date, practical knowledge, richly illustrated with case studies, images and diagrams. The distance learning format lets you extend your knowledge wherever you are in the world, without taking time away from work.
Expert tutorial support from the Course Director is available throughout the course via the online forum, where you can ask questions, participate in discussions and also network with your fellow students from across the globe.