NOTE that Malaga Drilling School is currently open and offering face to face courses as well as virtual.


Malaga Drilling School has been granted accreditation to deliver IWCF Well Control virtual training with live instruction. This remote instruction is live and instructor-led, and has been designed to maintain the same quality and integrity for which Malaga Drilling School and IWCF is known, offering an interactive learning environment and real-time quality monitoring throughout the course. This remote learning option is a temporary solution; normal, physical classes will resume as the only delivery option for Well Control once normal conditions return, when the COVID-19 situation eases. 

Our digital platform facilitates Instructor-led teaching with live presentations, interactive breakout sessions on whiteboards, virtual team activities, and online assessments and quizzes, all from the safety & comfort of your own work-space. All candidates will be fully supported by the team at Malaga Drilling School for any questions or queries throughout the training. 


Our virtual training courses will be run from Mondays to Thursdays each week with online assessments on Fridays.


Virtual classroom requires minimal IT requirements – a laptop / desktop / tablet with speakers and microphone or headset (recommended). A webcam, and an internet connection (with 10Mbps up/down-load speeds). Note that smartphones are not permitted.

  • Operative system: Windows 7, 8 or 10. Mac OS X 10.10 or above.

  • Web browser: Chrome (recommended), Microsoft Edge or Safari.


If you wish to complete the virtual course INCLUDING THE VIRTUAL ASSESSMENTS, successful candidates will be awarded an IWCF certificate as if they would when attending a face to face course.

To be eligible to complete virtual assessments, you must have successfully completed a well control training previously and attend a virtual training course before taking virtual assessments.


To book a course, self sponsored candidates may fill in our online booking form (click here) mentioning Virtual Training in the comments section. Companies may email us directly to to request a virtual course booking. Note that we will require the candidate's CR (Candidate Registration) number, date of birth, a scanned copy of their passport and their email address to where the invitations should be sent.

We use Zoom platform for delivering virtual courses.

Price for 2022: 

Level 2 course = 1095 Euros + 21% tax (where applicable).

Level 3 or 4 course = 1435 Euros + 21% tax (where applicable).

If you are a resident in the UK or anywhere outside the EU, the 21% Spanish tax is not applicable.


For more information on IWCF COVID-19 updates CLICK HERE


For information on our IADC WellSharp virtual training courses  CLICK HERE 


Should you have any queries or to book a virtual training course, please do not hesitate in contacting us to our email address at or by phone on +34 952 409 860.