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Introduction to drilling, non drilling people

Duration: 2 hr - 1 day

Introduction to working offshore

Prepare yourself to work efficiently and fit into the offshore organization. Gain an understanding of the operation and why it is important to do it the right way, the first time

Working offshore is, at time, demanding, and in an environment where safety and efficiency is of paramount importance. In order to fit into the dynamic organization it is important to know what to do, and not to do, and not to be at the wrong place at the wrong time. Making the wrong decisions often have impact on the operation, both regarding safety but also financially and eventually causing loss of service contract and reputation. This course gives a clear understanding of typical offshore installations, the nature of the daily operations, the organization behind it and how to work and perform in the offshore environment. It makes you a better and safer offshore worker. 


The course is intended for individuals who are new to the oil industry, less experienced offshore worker and those going offshore for the first time and companies entering the oil industry, who is not directly involved in drilling the well or production operation itself. The course is also intended for the support organization on land, in order to give a better understanding of the operation offshore, which is a harsh and demanding working environment.


The course will give you unique knowledge about offshore work and a clear understanding of the constantly ongoing 24 hours a day operation. This will allow you to plan and execute your work in a more structured and safe manner, giving you a more efficient working day. It will also allow you to blend into the culture onboard and establish yourself as a valuable team player, thus giving you a better performance evaluation.

The course will teach you about:

  • Traveling to the installation.
  • Different installation types, operations and equipment onboard.
  • Different phases off the operation.
  • Detailed daily operation.
  • Structure of the offshore organization.
  • Why your job is important to the offshore operation.
  • What is expected from you when offshore.
  • Where you can make a significant different.
  • Does and don’ts offshore.
Course Pre-Qualification: None necessary.
Location: At clients location or Drillconsult headquarter in Copenhagen or Esbjerg.

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