Floor Hand

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Floor hands work on rigs to operate and maintain drilling mud systems and pumps by connecting and disconnecting pipes, inspecting derricks, cleaning and oiling derricks, and performing other general maintenance tasks around the rig.

Program Description -- Training topics for Floor Hand work:
      Class Schedule -- listed below

  • Natural Gas Employability Skills
  • Basic First Aid & CPR
  • Defensive Driving
  • Natural Gas 101
  • SafeLand USA
  • Aerial Work Platform
  • Rough Terrain Forklift
  • Pressures & Forces
  • Basic Electrical/Electronics
  • Hydraulics and Pneumatics
  • Basic Rigging
  • Basic Well Control
  • Fall Protection
  • Spill Prevention & Reporting

For more information about ShaleNET and jobs in the oil and gas industry, visit www.shalenet.org.

 Class Schedule: August 19-September 6, 2013

Classes will be held Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.-5 p.m. at the Jefferson County Campus in Steubenville, Ohio.