Get familiar with cyber chair drilling operations with our immersive training using the global standard in cyber chair technology – the DrillSIM:5000 Cyber Chair.  Developed by world class experts, engineers and professionals, this course gives participants the opportunity to simulate drilling and well control scenarios and the skills to operate a cyber chair in the field – but in the safety of our training facility.

This Brisbane-based training course provides the ideal balance between theory, discussion and hands-on practice to cater to those gearing up for cyber chair duties for the first time, experienced users seeking a refresh or management personnel wanting a greater understanding of cyber rig operations. At Harness we help clients learn common issues and errors which can have safety hazards and consequences – making this really pertinent for new cyber users and relevant operations teams. 

Immerse yourself in the cutting-edge world of cyber chair drilling and get the skills and expertise you need to become familiar with the cyber chair!

Course Dates

  • UOC: N/A - Harness Energy Specialist Technical Course
  • Cost: From $2,500 + GST
  • Duration: 1 Day

Book in for Cyber Chair Drilling Operations Training

Use the Form on RHS of this page to request a booking for yourself or for a group discount course for your team

Cyber Chair Drilling Operations is a technical course, using our specialised DrillSim 5000 – and is part of the skill set needed for those working on Oil and Gas Rigs. This specialist course is conducted based on request and for groups using the only Cyber Chair on Australia’s east coast.


Course Details



From $2,500 + GST



1 Day




Delivery Methods

Delivery Methods

  • Classroom
  • In-person
Unit Of Competency

Unit Of Competency

N/A - Harness Energy Specialist Technical Course

This 3 day training program using the DrillSIM:5000 Cyber Chair provides participants with the theory, skills and practical experience to operate a cyber chair for drilling operations. The course is designed for those seeking to familiarise themselves with cyber chair drilling technology in a variety of job roles from Rig superintendents or supervisors, drilling engineers, drillers and management wanting to understand cyber rig operations more deeply.

During the course you will learn to trouble shoot errors and gain insights in how the joy stick use impacts pressure change. This is a familiarisation focused course not a skills optimisation but is highly relevant to the modern cyber rigs.

The content covered during the 3 day program includes

Course Requirements

No course pre-requisites apply.  Sound drilling knowledge required. All tools and course-specific learning equipment is provided.

Please also review the general important information (relevant to ALL courses) contained in Important Course Requirements page linked

Additional Infomation

Roles & Industries Relevant to Stuck Pipe Training

  • Drillers
  • Drilling Engineers
  • Drilling Supervisors
  • Directional Drillers
  • Completion Engineers, 
  • Petroleum Engineers
  • Management-level personnel seeking a practical understanding of stuck pipe prevention
  • Oil and Gas
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  • Appreciation of pressure changes when using the a cyber-chair joy stick
  • New staff learning different potential errors for new rigs and scenarios
  • Focus on relevant ‘Error/hazard’ practicals
  • Practical understanding for related personnel on site.

Frequently Asked Questions

The DrillSIM:5000 Cyber Chair is drilling and well control simulator that provides participants with an immersive environment to hone their skills through the use of various drilling activities.

The course is designed for those seeking to familiarise themselves with cyber chair drilling 

technology in a variety of job roles including Rig Superintendents, Rig Supervisors, Drilling Engineers, 

Offshore Installation Manager, Drillers, Assistant Drillers, Tool Pushers, Rig Managers, Rig Crew 

Members and management personnel seeking a deep understanding of cyber rig operations. 

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