The latest issue of IADC’s Drilling Contractor features an interesting article on the Gateway course. It explains the initiative behind the Gateway course and the benefits to the Industry. Images featured in the the article were taken during the delivery of the Gateway course by Lonestar College, at the Ableman Drilling Careers Academy in Malta.
IADC Gateway program prepares new-to-industry, entry-level employees for life on a drilling rig
In 2012, members of the Lone Star College Industry Advisory Board identified a need for a training program that could prepare entry-level, new-hire candidates for the rigorous job requirements of working on a rig.