A specialist Well Control & Well Engineering training provider offering internationally certified Drilling & Well Intervention courses worldwide.


A name you can trust. We have trained over 125,000 people since 1982.


Training & consultancy delivered in over 50 countries with 4 permanent bases.


Dedicated to improving training & certification standards.

Meet the Team


Doug Hector

Well Intervention Instructor

Doug is a Completions & Well Services professional with over 25 years of experience in the Oil & Gas industry. A well-respected and passionate individual with extensive knowledge of product…

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Callum Kennedy

Well Control Instructor

Callum is an industry professional with a strong managerial and operational background and over 30 years of oil & gas experience including senior offshore roles. He uses his experience and…

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Blue Rapley

Drilling Simulator Instructor & Assessor

Terrence (“Blue”) Rapley is a drilling professional with over 35 years’ field experience in drilling and 10 years in drilling training. His extensive operational track record as a driller and senior…

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Jason Grant

Managing Director

Jason joined Aberdeen Drilling School in March 2014 to support the company’s global ambitions to take a local Aberdeen business with world-class products and turn it into a fully international…

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Well Intervention Training - The Latest News

Doug Hector, Senior Instructor at Aberdeen Drilling School, explains how the revised IWCF well intervention training is designed to ensure candidates can fully demonstrate the technical knowledge…

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Building skills in Ghana; building a presence in West Africa

Situated on Africa’s west coast, Ghana is fast becoming recognised as one of the world’s most prospective frontiers for offshore exploration.  Multiple major operators and drilling companies are…

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HPHT Training for Eni's Rowallan Well

We were delighted to be invited by Eni UK Limited to deliver a series of technical seminars for their forthcoming UKCS well, Rowallan 22/19c-G. The seminars focussed on HPHT operational training and…