IADC WellSharp Classes

Classes require pre-payment. Fill out the registration form and submit to uaf-mapts@alaska.edu. MAPTS is a fully accredited institution having met all criteria of the IADC Well Control accreditation program to provide instruction in WellSharp certificates. To get a practice test visit https://www.iadc.org/accreditation/wellsharp/sample-exams/. Classes may be cancelled due to low enrollment.

Our IADC Accreditation Certificate is here.
Class times:

Driller and Supervisory Levels classes are held 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Introductory Level classes are held  8 a.m. - 5 p.m. 

 2024 Well Control schedule

Well Control Introductory Level, Surface Stack Only


  • Aug 5-7

Introductory level is held 

Monday - Wednesday

8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Well Control Driller Level, Surface Stack with Workover


  • Aug 19-22
  • Oct 7-10

Driller level is held

Monday - Thursday

 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Well Control Supervisory Level, Surface Stack with Workover


  • June 10-13
  • Aug 12-15
  • Sept 9-12
  • Sept 30-Oct 3
  • Oct 14-17
  • Oct 28-31
  • Nov 4-7
  • Nov 18-21
  • Dec 2-5
  • Dec 16-19
The supervisory level is held

Monday - Thursday

 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.

MAPTS 140-Hr Oil & Gas Industry Training Camp

MAPTS Mine Training Camp
Milepost 1392 Alaska Highway
Delta Junction, AK

This remote onsite course prepares the participant for an entry-level career.

  • Employability Skills / Soft Skills
  • Communication and interpersonal relationship skills
  • How to succeed in a job that brings good money, good working conditions, and great pride in accomplishment and skill development
  • How to make a career in this important industry
  • Understand and successfully perform mining techniques and be knowledgeable in mining terminology

Contact the MAPTS with any questions about our training camps and for information about how to apply.


  • Introductory level - $950
  • Driller Level (including workover and completion) - $1,600
  • Supervisory level (including workover and completion) - $1,800