Well Engineering and Production > Micro Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT) – MPD Contingency Planning

About this Micro Virtual Instructor Led Training (VILT)

The use of MPD introduces additional equipment to the wellbore as well as surface equipment and control systems. This Micro VILT examines failure modes for this equipment and how they can be detected. It also examines what immediate and subsequent steps must be taken to maintain and/or recover primary well control. Fault-finding trees for the Driller and MPD Operator are also examined.


Micro VILT Group Pricing:

SGD$1,200 per person / USD$ 889 per person

(Minimum 5 persons per group session)

For more details on pricing for larger groups or customisation of course outline, call us at +65 6741 9927 or email [email protected]


Delivery of this Micro VILT:

The Micro VILT will be delivered through Zoom, MS Teams or equivalent video conference platforms in combination with other online interactive training tools.


Micro VILT Duration:

The Micro VILT will be delivered online in 1 session comprising 4 hours, with 2 breaks.

Micro VILT Course Materials:

All participants will receive softcopy course materials (PDF format).


Breakdown of Modules:

MPD Process System Review

  1. MPD applications
  2. MPD control systems
  3. MPD failure modes

MPD Failure Mode and Effect Analysis

  1. What could go wrong?
  2. What are the indications?
  3. Interpreting Instrumentation

MPD Contingency Plans

  1. Priorities, Roles and Responsibilities
  2. Immediate Response to maintain or recover primary well control
  3. Secondary Response to remove influx etc


To further optimise your learning experience from our courses, we also offer individualized “One to One” coaching support for 2 hours post training. We can help improve your competence in your chosen area of interest, based on your learning needs and available hours. This is a great opportunity to improve your capability and confidence in a particular area of expertise. It will be delivered over a secure video conference call by one of our senior trainers. They will work with you to create a tailor-made coaching program that will help you achieve your goals faster.
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