Competence Assurance Accreditation Program Providers

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Full Accreditation may be granted to any program that, in the exclusive judgment of the Panel, meets the Criteria in a satisfactory manner as evidenced by information available about the program as confirmed by an initial site visit, or other documented evidence requested by the Panel.

NOTE:  For information on specific courses, schedules, and fees, please contact the training providers directly at the numbers listed below.

Atlantica Management (USA) Inc.

50 Briar Park Hollow Lane, Suite 330W
Houston, Texas 77094 USA
Phone: +832 494 2188
Contact: Ludmila Paul

Atlantica Management (USA) Inc. has achieved full accreditation for its Global Competence Assurance Program to include six (6) positions.

  • Assistant Driller
  • Crane Operator
  • Derrickman
  • Driller
  • Floorman
  • Roustabout

Atwood Oceanics

15011 Katy Freeway
Houston, Texas 77094 USA
Phone: +281 749 2106
Contact: Joe Hartman

Atwood Oceanics has achieved full accreditation for its Global Competence Assurance Program to include twenty-three (23) positions.

  • OIM
  • Drilling Superintendent
  • Toolpusher
  • Driller
  • Assistant Driller
  • Derrickman
  • Pumpman
  • Floorman
  • Senior DPO
  • DPO
  • Barge Engineer
  • Ballast Control Operator
  • Crane Operator
  • Subsea Supervisor
  • Subsea II
  • Subsea I
  • Electrical Supervisor
  • Electronic Technician II
  • Electronic Technician I
  • Electrical II
  • Electrical I
  • Electrical Trainee
  • Catering

 

Baker Hughes Incorporated

2001 Rankin Road
Houston, Texas 77073 USA
Phone: +713 625 4200
Contact: Vera Verdree

Baker Hughes Incorporated Competency Management Program has achieved full accreditation in the following regions: Africa, Europe, Asia Pacific, U.S. Region and Gulf of Mexico.

  • Applications Engineers
  • Field Personnel
  • Fluid Labs Employees
  • Quality Control Personnel
  • R&M Personnel
  • Well Planner

 

Cansco International Corporation

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Contact: Gary Castell
Phone: +971 4 880 3909
Mobile: +971 56 668 6639

CANSCO INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION has achieved full accreditation for 4 (four) positions in the following regions: Cansco Office & Yard, Dubai, UAE. The accreditation applies to the following:

  • Adaptors Trainee
  • Flanges Trainee
  • Ram Block Trainee
  • Spool Trainee

 

Diamond Offshore Drilling, Inc.

15415 Katy Freeway
Houston, TX 77494
Phone: +281 647 8012
Contact: Michael Earl Williams

Diamond Offshore’s Global Competency Assurance Program has achieved full accreditation for thirty-six (36) positions worldwide.

The accreditation applies to the following positions:

  • Assistant Driller
  • Assistant Engineer
  • Assistant/Junior DPO
  • Ballast Control Operator
  • Barge Supervisor/Chief Mate
  • Boatswain/MCB/Chief IR
  • Chief Engineers/Maintenance Supervisor
  • Deck Coordinator
  • Deck Supervisor
  • Derrickhand
  • Driller
  • Electrician
  • Senior Electrician
  • Electronics Technician
  • Floorhand
  • Hydraulic Mechanic
  • Marine Roustabout/AB/IR
  • Mechanic/ECRO
  • Medic/Nurse
  • Motorhand
  • Mudhand
  • OIM/Master (Captain)
  • Paint Supervisor
  • Radio Operator/Dispatcher
  • Rig Superintendent/Designated OIM
  • Roustabout
  • Safe Operations Coordinator
  • Safety Coord./GEMS Compliance Coach
  • Safety Department Representative
  • Safety Technician (Brazil)
  • Senior Dynamic Positioning Officer
  • Shakerhand
  • Storekeeper
  • Subsea Specialist
  • Toolpusher
  • Welder

 

Ensco Competency Assurance Program

Ensco International, Inc.
500 N. Akard Street, Suite 4300
Dallas, TX  75201-3331 USA
Phone: +1 713 430 4346
Contact: Sean Sullivan

Ensco’s Competency Assurance Program has achieved full accreditation for thirty-one (31) positions worldwide.  The accreditation applies to the following positions:

  • Assistant Barge Engineer
  • Assistant Driller
  • Assistant Electrician
  • Assistant Mechanic
  • Assistant Electronic Technician
  • Ballast Control Operator
  • Barge Engineer
  • Chief Steward
  • Cook
  • Crane Operator
  • Deck Foreman/Asst. Crane Operator
  • Derrickman
  • Driller
  • Drilling Equipment Engineer
  • Dynamic Position Operator
  • Electrician
  • Offshore Installation Manager
  • Galleyhand
  • Hydraulic Technician
  • Mechanic
  • Electronic Technician
  • PRS Operator
  • Radio Operator
  • Roughneck
  • Roustabout
  • SHE Officer/Medic
  • Storekeeper
  • Supervisor-Electrical
  • Subsea Engineer
  • Supervisor-Mechanical
  • Thruster Tender
  • Toolpusher
  • Welder

 

Halliburton Energy Services, Inc.

10200 Bellaire Blvd
Houston, Texas 77072 USA
Phone: +1 713 839 2393
Contact: Simon Blackwood

Halliburton Energy Services, Inc. has achieved full accreditation for its Global Competence Assurance Program. The accreditation applies to all positions globally.

International Snubbing Services

190 Industrial Lane
Arnaudville, LA 70512
Phone: +1 337 754 7233
Contact:  Scott Taylor

Competence Assurance Program that includes 3 positions for the United States and Gulf of Mexico regions:

  • Floorman/Winchman
  • Derrickman/Tong Operator
  • Assistant Operator/Operator

K2 SPECIALIST SERVICES PTE LTD

521 Bukit Batok Street 23
Unit 5E Excel Building
Singapore 659544
Phone: 65 65457646
Contact: Chen Tee

K2 SPECIALIST SERVICES PTE LTD has achieved full accreditation for its Competence Assurance Program to include 3 positions.

  • Drilling Handling Tools Inspector
  • Lifting Gear Inspector
  • Dropped Objects Inspector

KCA Deutag Drilling-Land Business Unit

301, Swiss, Tower, JLT, X3, P.B. No. 17240
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Phone: + 44 1224 216550
Contact: Kenny Adams
Contact: Dinesh Babu

KCA Deutag Drilling-Land Business Unit has achieved full accreditation for its Competence Assurance Program to include eight (8) positions in the Middle East, Asia, Africa, Europe, Russia, and Kazakhstan.

  • Assistant Driller
  • Derrick Man
  • Driller
  • Floorman
  • HSE Advisor
  • Night tool Pusher
  • Roustabout
  • Tool Pusher

National Oilwell Varco

5200 N. Sam Houston Parkway W.
Houston, Texas 77086
Phone: 44 1674 66 2496
Contact: Tom McAllister

National Oilwell Varco has achieved full accreditation for its Competence Management Program.

Noble Corporation plc

12550 Reed Road
SugarLand, TX 77478 USA
Phone: +1 713 239 6674
Contact: Angela Murphy

Noble Corporation plc has achieved full accreditation for its Global Competence Assurance Program to include fifty-one (51) positions.

The Accreditation applies to the following positions :

  • 1st Engineer
  • 2nd Engineer
  • 2nd Mate
  • 3rd Engineer
  • 3rd Mate
  • Able Seaman
  • Assistant Ballast Control Operator
  • Assistant Crane Operator
  • Assistant Driller
  • ADPO
  • ARM
  • Assistant Barge Engineer
  • Assistant Mechanic
  • BCO
  • BE
  • Captain
  • Chief Engineer
  • Chief Mate
  • Crane Operator
  • Deck Forman (Deck Supervisor)
  • Deck Pusher
  • Derrickman
  • DPO
  • Driller
  • DS
  • Electrician
  • Electrician Asst.
  • Environmental Compliance Coordinator
  • ET
  • ET Asst.
  • Floorman
  • MatCo
  • Mechanic
  • Mechanic Assistant
  • Medic
  • Motorman
  • Painter
  • Radio Operator
  • Rig Clerk
  • RM
  • RMS
  • Roustabout
  • Senior Electrician
  • Senior ET
  • Senior Mechanic
  • Senior Subsea
  • STS
  • Subsea Engineer
  • Subsea Engineer Assistant
  • Subsea Engineer Trainee
  • Welder

 

Ocean Rig Management Inc.

109 Kiffisias & Sina Ave
Amaroussion Athens GR-151 24
Greece.
Phone: +30 216 200 6600
Contact: Philippe Tinchon

Ocean Rig’s Global Competency Assurance Program has achieved full accreditation for twenty-eight positions (28) positions worldwide.

  • 2nd Assistant Engineer
  • Assistant Crane Operator
  • Assistant Driller Auxiliar
  • Assistant Driller Senior
  • Assistant Electrician
  • Assistant Rig Mechanic
  • Chief Electrician
  • Chief Mechanic
  • Chief Subsea Engineer
  • Crane Operator
  • Deck Foreman
  • Derrickman
  • Driller Aux
  • Driller Senior
  • Dynamic Position Operator
  • Electrician
  • Electronic Technician
  • Hydraulic Engineer
  • Pumpman
  • Rig Mechanic
  • Rig Superintendent
  • Roughneck
  • Roustabout
  • Senior Dynamic Position Operator
  • Senior Electrician
  • Subsea Engineer
  • Tool Pusher
  • Tour Pusher

Odfjell Drilling (UK) Ltd

Bergen House, Crawpeel Road, Altens
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, United Kingdom AB123LG
Telephone: +44 1224 856000
Contact: Eddie Fowler

Accredited for 21 positions for the United Kingdom region to include United Kingdom Continental shelf.

  • Assistant Derrickman
  • Assistant Driller
  • Crane Operator
  • Deck Foreman
  • Derrickman
  • Driller
  • Lead Electrical Engineer
  • Lead Instrument Engineer
  • Lead Mechanical Engineer
  • Lead Piping Engineer
  • Lead Structural Engineer
  • Maintenance Electrician
  • Maintenance Mechanic
  • Maintenance Supervisor
  • Night Pusher
  • Project Manager
  • Roughneck (Floorhand)
  • Roustabout
  • Safety Training Coordinator
  • Senior Pusher
  • Tourpusher

Paragon Offshore

3151 Briarpark Dr, Suite 700
Houston, TX 77042
Office: + 1 (832) 783 4000
Cell: +1 (832) 600-0587
Contact: Matthew Berry

Paragon Offhsore’s has achieved full accreditation for its Global Competence Assurance Program. Forty-five (45) positions are included in the accreditation:

  • 1st Engineer
  • 2nd Engineer
  • 3rd Engineer
  • Able Seaman (AB)
  • Assistant Ballast Control Operator
  • Assistant Barge Engineer
  • Assistant Driller
  • Assistant Dynamic Positioning Operator
  • Assistant Electrician
  • Assistant Electronics Technician
  • Assistant Mechanic
  • Assistant Rig Manager
  • Assistant Subsea Engineer
  • Ballast Control Operator
  • Barge Engineer
  • Captain
  • Chief Engineer
  • Chief Mate
  • Crane Operator
  • Deck Foreman
  • Deck Supervisor/Officer
  • Derrickman
  • Driller
  • Dynamic Positioning Operator
  • Electrician
  • Electronics Technician
  • Floorman
  • Materials Coordinator
  • Mechanic
  • Medic
  • Motorman
  • Painter
  • Radio Operator
  • Rig Clerk
  • Rig Maintenance Supervisor
  • Rig Manager
  • Roustabout
  • Safety Training Supervisor
  • Senior Electrician
  • Senior Electronics Technician
  • Senior Mechanic
  • Senior Subsea Engineer
  • Subsea Engineer
  • Subsea Engineer Trainee
  • Welder

Rowan Companies Inc.

2800 Post Oak Blvd, Suite 5450
Houston, TX 77056
Phone: +1 713 6217800
Contact: Jamie Purves
Contact: Rachel Kennedy

Rowan’s Competency Assurance Program has achieved full accreditation for forty-five (45) positions worldwide. The accreditation applies to the following positions:

 

  • 1st Assistant Engineer
  • 2nd Assistant Engineer
  • 2nd Mate
  • 3rd Assistant Engineer
  • 3rd Assistant Engineer I
  • 3rd Mate
  • Assistant Crane Operator
  • Assistant Derrickman
  • Assistant Driller
  • Assistant Subsea Engineer
  • Barge Engineer
  • Chief Electrician
  • Chief Engineer
  • Chief ET
  • Chief Mate
  • Chief Mechanic
  • Crane Operator
  • Deck Pusher
  • Derrickman
  • DPO
  • Driller
  • Drilling Superintendent
  • Electrical Supervisor
  • Electrician
  • Electronic Technician
  • Floorman
  • Global Competency Specialist
  • HSE Technician
  • Hydraulic Technician
  • Materials Coordinator
  • Mechanic
  • Mechanical Supervisor
  • Motorman
  • OIM
  • Radio Operator
  • Roustabout
  • Safety/Training Coordinator
  • Senior DPO
  • Sr. Materials Coordinator
  • Sr. Subsea Engineer
  • Sr. Toolpusher
  • Subsea Engineer
  • Toolpusher
  • Tourpusher
  • Welder

Shelf Drilling Offshore Holdings Ltd.

Jumeirah Business Center 3, Floor 26
Jumeirah Lakes Towers, Cluster Y
PO Box 212201
Dubai
Phone: 971 45673 400
Contact: Alistair Walker

Shelf Drilling Offshore Holdings Ltd. has achieved full accreditation for its Global Competence Assurance Program. Twenty-four (24) positions are included in the accreditation:

  • Assistant Barge Master
  • Assistant Crane Operator
  • Assistant Driller
  • Barge Master
  • Chief Electrician
  • Chief Mechanic
  • Crane Operator
  • Derrickman
  • Driller
  • Electrician
  • Floorman
  • Materials Coordinator
  • Mechanic
  • Medic
  • Motor Operator
  • Offshore Installation Manager
  • Offshore Safety Advisor
  • Paint Supervisor
  • Painter
  • Pumpman
  • Radio Operator Training Coordinator
  • Roustabout
  • Toolpusher
  • Welder

TESCO Corporation (US)

11330 Brittmoore Park Drive
Houston, Texas 77041
Phone: +1 713 834 7549
Contact: Stephen Simmons

TESCO Corporation (US) has achieved full accreditation for its Global Competency Assurance Program to include forty (40) competency systems.

Vantage Deepwater Drilling Inc.

777 Post Oak Boulevard, Suite 800
Houston, TX 77056 USA
Phone: +1 281 404 4700
Contact:  Jesus Akin

Vantage Deepwater Drilling Inc. has achieved full accreditation for its Global Competence Assurance Program to include forty-four (44) positions.