IWCF for Well Intervention (Coiled Tubing & Wireline)

Location Erbil

Fee 1500


Sunday, 9 June 2024


Thursday, 13 June 2024


Course Details
  • Course Duration: 5 Days

  • Maximum Participants: 12

  • Instructor to delegate ratio: 1:12

  • Number of Simulators: 1

  • Classroom Theory/ Lecture/Animation: 34 hours

  • Practical Simulator Exercise: MultiSIM-010 Simulator

  • Homework/ Self-study (optional): 5 hours

  • Practical (Simulator) AssessmentN/A

  • Written Testing: 3 hours

  • Total Hours (including testing): 37 hours


Who takes the Well Intervention (Coiled Tubing & Wireline) course?

Equipment Operators, Completion Supervisor/Service Leader, field engineers and supervisors


Course Objectives

This programme is aimed at people who are in critical well control positions during well intervention operations. Candidates will complete an accredited training course, taught according to IADC WellSharp syllabus, in order to prepare them for assessment.


At the end of the course delegates should be able to:
  • Understand of well control methods relating to well intervention operation

  • Identify completion types, equipment functions and industry practices

  • Identify barrier systems in coiled tubing operations and know the terminology

  • Identify well control methods

  • Identify solutions to various well control problems

  • Determine if well control equipment is fit for purpose

  • Identify and understanding the working of coiled tubing equipment

  • Rigging up and testing well control and CT equipment

  • How to deal with special situations arising from coiled tubing operations incidents

  • Understand government and industry standards relating to coiled tubing operations on live and dead wells.

  • Design a well kill plan for a production well and generate a kill graph


Course Delivery

The course is delivered through lectures supported by videos and animations, self-study exercises, and group discussions. The course concludes with two closed-book examinations leading to the required certificate of competence in well intervention. Certification is valid for two years.



Course Overview

The course contains the following subjects:


  • Well barriers and containment devices

  • Completion equipment

  • Flow control devices

  • Pressure testing

Principles and procedures

  • Pressure and volume calculations

  • Barrier principles

  • Well conditions

  • Kill methods


  • Pressure control equipment

  • Barrier elements

  • Pressure control during operations

  • Pressure testing

  • Contingencies


Examination will be held on the last day of the training day. The minimum passing rate is 70%​


Must be made 10 working days before the start of the course. Payment can be made in cash, by bank transfer or through exchange offices.

How do I register?

You can register by emailing with the following details:

  • Full Name:

  • City/Town:

  • Email Address:

  • Phone number:

  • Name of the course: ​

For more information, please call 066 261 4455 or 0771 842 2380