Motor-Hand Workforce Certificate

The Motor-Hand Workforce Certificate is a non-credit Fast Track program offered at LSC-University Park. For more information, please contact the Continuing Education department at

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Program Description

This fast-track program offers courses individually to meet specific needs as a floor-hand or complete all ten courses in the full program to obtain a master certificate and required licensure for the industry. Classroom and lab training will provide entry-level knowledge and skills needed for workers in the drilling and exploration sector of the oil and gas industry.

Program Plan

Course Number Title Contact Hours
PTRTC 1109100 ST Intro to Petroleum Industry 24
INMTC 1100501 Industrial Maintenance, Introduction 80
ENERC 1103001 Basic Mechanical Skills for Energy 64
BUSGC 1101200 Work Skills for the Workplace 8
PTRTC 1100301 Drilling/Rig Floor Core Skills 80
PTRTC 1109105 IADC WellCAP 24
DEMRC 1101000 Diesel Engine Testing and Repair 80
DEMRC 2100601 Diesel Engine I 48
DEMRC 2100501 Basic Electrical Systems 80
RBTCC 1140101 Programmable Logic Controllers 80

TOTAL Contact Hours for Oil & Gas Drilling - Motor Hand Workforce Certificate: