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Electrical Equipment

 

Introductory

Rig Electrical Course (REC)

Intermediate

Rig Electrician Programme (REP)

Advanced

Advanced Rig Electrician Programme (AREP)

Who

should

attend

  • Drilling and well service personnel who intend to acquire a basic knowledge of rig equipment.
  • New employees with little or no knowledge of drilling units.
  • Maintenance personnel.
  • (Assistant) Electricians.
  • Maintenance staff changing to drilling units.
  • Electrical maintenance staff who are candidates for promotion.
  • New employees who have successfully completed their probationary period.
  • Electricians associated with heavy industry.
  • Mining and marine industry personnel.
  • Defence force personnel who have an electrical background.
  • Candidates who have completed the introductory Rig Electrical Course (REC).

 

  • Electricians who have completed the intermediate Rig Equipment Programme (REP).
  • Rig Electricians with several years experience.
  • Electricians, who have shown that they are capable of advancement, but require additional training.
  • Senior Rig Electricians who move between different rig types.
  • Electricians who are to be given additional equipment responsibilities.

 

Timing &

structure

Two days of classroom sessions.

Educational programme consisting of:

  • Two 5-day classroom modules.
  • On-the-job work assignment between the modules.

 

Educational programme consisting of:

  • Two 5-day classroom modules.
  • On-the-job work assignment between the modules.

Aims &

Course content

  • Major items which influence safety and operation of a rig.
  • Performing planned maintenance tasks.
  • Understanding the function of electrical equipment (AC/DC motors, generators, SCR systems, etc.)
  • Hazardous area classification, EX codes and electrical EX equipment.
  • Fundamental components of drilling units.
  • Presentation of various types of equipment, operating procedures, compliance regulations, maintenance tasks and general rig electrical operations.
  • The fundamental components of both land and offshore drilling units through field-based exercises and assessments.
  • Industry generic planned maintenance procedures.
  • Providing knowledge necessary to support the candidates to advance within the electrical discipline.

 

  • Presentation of various types of equipment, operating procedures, compliance regulations, maintenance tasks and rig electrical operations.
  • Power management of generators.
  • Elmagco brake systems.
  • Instrumentation interface.
  • Drive systems.
  • Hazardous-area equipment - selection and specification.
  • Wide range of generic maintenance procedures and complex maintenance tasks.
  • Fault analysis.
  • Installation and upgrade of equipment.
  • Providing knowledge necessary to support the candidates to advance within the electrical discipline.

 

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