WellSHARP Live
Instructor-Led Virtual Training

Well Control School is joining with IADC to provide virtual classroom training through the WellSharp Live program. WellSharp Live has been developed as a temporary solution to support ongoing training and learning in the oil and gas industry during the COVID-19 crisis. The entire class including simulation assessments and WellSharp exams will be live using Zoom Meetings as the delivery method. Students will experience the full curriculum with real-time, continuous access to a live instructor.

Student Requirements

  • Computer or Tablet (Smart phones are not an option)
  • Dependable Internet connection
  • Microphone and camera for instructor interaction
  • Valid ID
All students who register for any of our courses will also receive a complimentary subscription to our new SMARTSM knowledge retention program.

Student Eligibility

Students will need to submit a copy of their previous/current WellSharp certificate in order to demonstrate their eligibility.

  • Only students who have previously taken and passed a WellSharp course
  • Only students holding certificate that expires on or before July 31, 2020

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Call 713-849-7400

or Email staff@wellcontrol.com

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Instructor-Led Training

WCS offers IADC and IWCF accredited well control training courses.

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“WCS is committed to providing the most advanced well control training to our clients to ensure they are prepared for the challenges of the evolution of the oil and gas industry.”
- Ed Geissler, president of WCS

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Committed To Quality

The Well Control School (WCS) instructors are IADC, IWCF and WCS accredited and provide the latest in well control theories, best practices and industry standards to our students. Our instructors effectively transfer real world well control knowledge and scenarios through lectures, case studies and hands-on simulation exercises.

3 Convenient Training Locations

Houston TX, Lafayette, LA, Laurel, MS

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IWCF Accredited Training

WCS offers IWCF Drilling Well Control courses for Levels 3 and 4. IWCF courses focus on improving competency and changing behaviors globally by creating and promoting well control knowledge establishing uniform training, assessment and certification programs to prevent the recurrence of a major incident.

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Data source IWCF 2016 1st and 2nd quarterly reports.

IADC Accredited Training

Well Control School provides both IADC WellCAP and IADC WellSharp certified courses in Introductory, Driller and Supervisory levels. WCS goes above and beyond the standard IADC curriculums, providing additional hands-on simulation exercises, experienced instructors and state-of-the-art facilities.

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Data source IADC 2016 1st and 2nd quarterly reports.

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