Well Control Group
IWCF & IADC Certified Well Control School

Our Team

Experience. Diligence. Integrity.


Well Control Group was founded in 2008 in Alberta, Canada. As an IWCF and IADC accredited facility, we provide drilling and completion training to hundreds of oilfield workers in addition to offering tailored programs to oil companies globally. In 2014, we opened our doors in Eastern Canada and expanded our services to include also safety courses.  

Since its inception, Well Control Group aimed to take well control training to a higher level of competency, becoming one of the only three accredited school offering the IADC WellCAP Plus program. Our team of experts has responded to well control incidents providing remote assistance and direct field support during dangerous and complex drilling operations in Canada and globally. 

We are here to offer the services of our team of experienced instructors and safety advisors to meet all your needs.


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Well Control Group offers a wide variety of training and services for oilfield workers and companies. Contact us today to see how we can help.


Our Team


Director of operations

Javed Shah, P. Eng.

Mr. Shah has been involved in drilling and completions engineering and operations for more than 30 years. Mr. Shah has dealt with HPHT wells and has responded to difficult well control situations in different parts of the world, from the Middle East to North America. 



• Member in Good Standing with APEGA


• Fire Safe Snubbing Stack
• Automatic Well Control Choke
• Dynamic Low Choke