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This 2-year programme provides persons with the core skills and competencies required to commence and/or further a career working in the drilling industry. The curriculum was designed to provide a balanced industry-relevant technical training experience, with complementary and applicable theory, including hands-on drilling rig practical exercises to enhance the trainees' understanding of the technical body of knowledge. Practical exercises and assessments are conducted on the Academy's Drilling Rig Facility and in Workshops/Labs.
Contact the NESC for information on programme fees.
Graduates will receive an NESC Diploma (and will be eligible to pursue the NESC Journeyman qualification and the Trades Professional Certificate (Red Deer College (RDC), Alberta, Canada)).
On completion of the program candidates can fill positions in Oil and Gas industry, specifically the Drilling Industry on various levels.
The graduate of the Drilling Rig Operations Program will:
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