Well Service Blowout Prevention Exam Challenge


The Well Service Blowout Prevention exam can be challenged every second renewal. A current Well Service Blowout Prevention certificate that is valid or has expired by no more than 30 days is required to take the challenge exam.Students opting to challenge the exam must initially register with Energy Safety Canada. The exam will be conducted on a computer at an approved testing facility through an online proctoring system. The exam will only be accessible at an approved testing facility.

Students must complete the Accumulator Tutorial content prior to the exam, this content is accessible after you register through your EnergySafetyCanada.com account. It is recommended that the Accumulator Tutorial is complete, prior to arriving at the approved testing facility. 

Upon Completion

Upon successful completion of this exam with a minimum score of 70%, you will receive a self-print Well Service Blowout Prevention Certificate valid for five years. 

Topics Covered

  • Sources and magnitude of pressures
  • Causes of kicks
  • BOP equipment
  • Kick warning signs
  • Crew positions and duties
  • Well shut-in procedures
  • Well killing procedures
  • Calculations
  • Government regulations

Equipment

  • Government issued photo ID
  • Basic calculator (some facility may not have calculator for you)
  • Blank paper and writing instruments

Notes

  • To learn more about how to register for the challenge exam or how to access materials in preparation for the challenge exam, contact Energy Safety Canada: customerservice@energysafetycanada.com or 1.800.667.5557
  • All registrations are booked through Energy Safety Canada
  • Challenges can only be taken at an approved testing facility
  • Sitting fees may apply at approved testing facilities
  • Students who miss a scheduled appointment for the challenge exam at Energy Safety Canada will not be reimbursed their registration fee per the Cancellation Policy

Our goal:

Zero injuries.

Zero incidents.