Oil & Gas Training
and Competency Development

Discipline Production Engineering
LevelFoundation
Duration3 Days
Delivery Mechanism Classroom
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Introduction to Sand Control

The course familiarizes the Participants with the factors for sand production and prevention methods, with emphasis on Gravel Pack.

At the end of the course, Attendants can participate in technical projects related to sand production and gravel packing operations.

The duration of the course is of 3 days.

  • Agenda
  • Audience
  • Prerequisites
  • Agenda

    Day 1

    Welcome

    1st day Quiz

    Introduction to Sand Control

    Geology for Sand Control

    Geomechanics

    Methods for Sand Control

    In-Situ Consolidation

    Natural Sand Pack

    Day 2

    Gravel Pack Design

    Day 3

    Gravel Pack (cont.)

    Vent Screens

    Last day Quiz

    Round Table

  • Audience

    The course is addressed to Petroleum, Reservoir, Drilling, Production and Completion Engineers or to Geoscientists. It is required a basic knowledge of Reservoir Engineering and upstream disciplines.

    It is recommended to new hires in the areas of Drilling and Completion or to professionals starting in Completions and Production.

  • Prerequisites

    It is required a basic knowledge of Reservoir Engineering and upstream disciplines.

  • Prerequisites

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