Project Description

Current Class Schedule

Fueling The Basin and Beyond

UBTech offers two Well Control Programs: Well Control Supervisor and Well Control Workover Operator. Both programs and their respective certificates are IADC Accredited.

The Well Control Supervisor Program prepares students with in-depth knowledge of well control and blowback control to safely supervise a drilling crew and ensure the safety of the employees on-site and the drilling equipment. UBTech is proud to offer three state-of-the-art well control simulators. These simulators comply with IADC and IWCF standards to meet certification requirements. The simulators have top-of-the-line computer software and hardware and a main display that produces 3-D graphics needed to facilitate a realistic training environment. The Well Control Certificate is IADC Accredited.

     Drilling: Four-day supervisory level course. Vernal campus, 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Pre-registration is required.
Workover/Completion: Service company equipment operator workover well control: Five-day course. Vernal campus, 8:00 a.m.–         5:00 p.m. Pre-registration is required.
Drilling & Workover/Completion: Five-day supervisory-level course. Vernal campus, 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Pre-registration is                     required.

The Well Control Workover Operator program uses state-of-the-art simulation to prepare students with skills to safely operate workover
processes of well control. This course curriculum is designed for service company equipment operators who are primarily responsible for workover operation processes of well control. This curriculum identifies a body of knowledge and a set of job skills that can be used to provide well control training for workover
operations personnel. The Well Control Workover Operator Certificate is IADC Accredited

Workover/Completion: Service company equipment operator workover
well control: Five-day course. Vernal campus, 8:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Preregistration is required.

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Scholarships Available

Well Control Supervisor

Program Length:

  • 30 Hours

Average completion time: 1 week

Important Dates/Times:

Note: Well Control scholarships are unavailable for the Summer term.

Tuition and Fees:

  • Tuition – $60
  • Fees -$752
  • Books and Supplies – Variable

Entrance Requirements:

  • 18 years old or older

Enrollment:

  • Structured; Pre-registration required.

Open to:

  • Adults 18 and older

Campus:

  • Vernal only

Additional Info:

  • Federal Financial Aid: No
  • VA Qualified: No

Well Control Workover Operator

Program Length:

  • 35 Hours
  • Average completion time: 1 week

Important Dates/Times:

Note: Well Control scholarships are unavailable for the Summer term.

Tuition and Fees: 

  • Tuition – $70
  • Fees – $825
  • Books and supplies – Variable

Entrance Requirements:

  • 18 years old or older

Enrollment:

  • Structured; Pre-registration required.

Open to:

  • Adults 18 and older

Campus:

  • Vernal only

Additional Info:

  • Federal Financial Aid: No
  • VA Qualified: No
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Earning Potential:

  • $29 – $81 hourly

Local Utah hourly wages are estimated by careeronestop.org

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PROGRAM INSTRUCTORS

Seth Taylor
Seth TaylorWell Control Instructor
435.725.7119

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