IWCF Well Intervention Pressure Control, Level 2: Introductory


4 days

  • Bangpu, Thailand
  • Jakarta, Bandung and Balikpapan, Indonesia
  • Miri Malaysia
  • Vung Tau, Vietnam
  • In-House.
Designed For:

The Level 2 course is designed for delegates working in roles which may directly contribute to the creation, detection or control of a well influx.

Note that, Level 2 is a prerequisite for candidates who are: 1. obtaining IWCF certification for the first time, and 2. wishing to progress to Level 3.


The aim of this course is to provide a basic understanding of Well Intervention Pressure Control.

Course Outline
  • Overview, Introduction to well control
  • Introduction to barriers, Risk management, Circulating system
  • Testing, Influx characteristics and behaviour, Shut-in procedures, Well control methods, Contingency planning
  • Blow Out Preventers, Completion equipment, Annulus pressure monitoring
  • Coiled Tubing Equipment, Rigging up, Testing, Barrier principles, Shut-in procedures
  • Pressure Control Equipment, Rigging-Up procedure, Testing, Barrier principles, Shut-in procedures, Critical Operating procedures
  • Pressure Control Equipment, Rigging-Up, Testing, Barrier principles, Contingency Procedures, Critical Operating Procedures

For more information, visit the IWCF website,

Course Delivery:

The course is delivered using presentations supported by animations and videos and supplemented by a workbook.

IWCF Test:

The test is separated into two sections.

  • Completion and Well Service Operations
  • Completion and Well Service Equipment
Optional Modules:
  • Coiled Tubing Operations
  • Hydraulic Workover (Snubbing) operations
  • Wireline Operations

Successful completion of the course and examination will result in IWCF Level 2 certification, which is valid for five years.

Link: Course Syllabus