Course Description

Course Objectives
To give the learner an understanding of Artificial Lift Methods and Principles, Components, Equipment and Best Practices. We will also discuss the lifecycle of an oil well and how this relates to lift methodology.

Course Topics

Electrical Submersible Pumps Course

LIFE-CYCLE OF AN OIL WELL
ARTIFICIAL LIFT METHODS AND
PRINCIPLES (CALCULATIONS)
ELECTRICAL SUBMERSIBLE PUMPS –
OVERVIEW
BASIC FUNCTIONS
DOWN HOLE PRIMARY COMPONENTS
SURFACE EQUIPMENT
PROPER EQUIPMENT HANDLING
ESP BEST PRACTICES
INSTALLATION
STARTUP/ SHUTDOWN
OPERATING MODES
PULL OPERATIONS
MONITORING AND OPTIMIZATION
OPERATOR SPECIFIC BEST PRACTICES
CONCLUSION AND COURSE TEST

Pre-requisits

Students should be involved in working with ESP’s

Our Expertise

Our dedicated training division has proven experience in developing customised technical training courses for our customers. This training is specifically designed for the customer’s plant and equipment.

Our courses include:

  • Gas turbine theory, advanced gas turbine operation and troubleshooting
  • Balance of Plant (BOP) – Installation, commissioning, start-up, operation and maintenance of all BOP equipment
  • Shaft alignment training for rotating equipment
  • Borescope training (field training and in-house) for rotating equipment
Customer Training Needs Assessment

OFS has considerable worldwide experience in providing competency assessment of both individual staff and departments for some of the world’s largest energy companies. OFS has the in‐house capabilities to assess and develop customised training courses based on the needs of the client’s staff.

Our courses include:

  • Mechanical, electrical and instrumentation training
  • Controls systems training
  • On the job / hands on training
  • Nationalisation training solutions
  • Turnkey and health & safety training
Location

 

OFS can deliver training in our training facility or onsite at your location.