Standardizing the terms on which personnel who are engaged with direct or indirect aspects of well control performance are considered competent to perform the well control-related tasks required of their position, and defining the process to credential personnel to those terms.
Personnel credentialing includes or requires:
- Defining personnel engaged with direct or indirect aspects of well control
- Defining the knowledge, skills and abilities (KSAs) required of personnel.
- Defining the terms of assessment of the KSAs for each position.
- Creating the means of credentialing individuals who successfully complete the requirements of the credential.
Source: Well Control Institute. Well Control Institute