Floor-Hand Roustabout Certificate
- Non-credit Fast Track program
- Full program offered at LSC-University Park
- Engineering Technology Department
Designed to meet the oil and gas industry’s need for an educated and prepared workforce, Lone Star College is now offering an Oil and Gas Drilling & Floorhand/Roustabout program. 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. Upon successful completion of the Floorhand/Roustabout program four nationally recognized certifications will be provided by the International Association of Drilling Contractors (IADC®).
Lone Star College is the first provider to offer the Floorhand/Roustabout Fast-track career certificate that has been accredited by the International Association of Drilling Contractors (IADC®), for the Knowledge, Skills and Abilities (KSA) competencies in relation to the Workforce Attraction & Development Initiative (WADI) Project. The WADI project was a world-wide effort to attract and provide the industry with greater number of screened, rig-ready new hire candidates. The collective courses in our Floorhand/ Roustabout Fast-track career certificate program have been approved to provide the training vital for entry level oil and gas personnel.
|PTRTC 1109110||Introduction to Oil and Gas||24|
|INMTC 1100501||Introduction to Industrial Maintenance||96|
|BUSGC 1101200||Work Skills for the Workplace||16|
|ENERC 1103001||Basic Mechanical Skills for Energy||48|
|PTRTC 1103001||Drilling/Rig Floor Core Skills||80|
|PTRTC 1102500||IADC RIG PASS®||8|
|PTRTC 1109105||IADC WellSharp®||24|
|Floor-Hand Roustabout Certificate Total||296|
Median Wage: $34,1931
Representative career titles and job positions for this program plan include:
- Oil Field Roustabout2
- Rig Hand2
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Program Cost: $4,064
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Lone Star College is a public institution accredited through the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) as well as several other program specific accrediting bodies.