Safety Management Systems, LLC., a division of Acadian, and Smith Mason & Co have teamed up to provide well control training in Houston, Texas. The courses, led by Smith Mason & Co instructors, will be held at Safety Management Systems’ Houston training facility.

“This partnership of Smith Mason & Co’s well control training and our major emergency management training under one roof provides us a unique, synergistic opportunity,” said Marc Pretorius, Safety Management Systems Houston training manager.

“The biggest major emergency management scenarios in drilling and completion operations are well control issues. By providing these courses in the same location, under the direction of our experienced instructors, we can offer our customers a well-rounded training solution in the hub of the oil & gas industry,” said Randy Smith, Smith Mason & Co founder.

The well control training courses offered include International Association of Drilling Contractors (IADC)