President's Message

About our President & CEO Reg MacDonald, he has worked on drilling rigs from land and offshore all around the world and climbed up through the ranks from working as a dishwasher on an offshore drill ship to managing rigs all over the world.   He is one of the elite IADC Drilling Technology Instructors in Canada with extensive experience in HSE Management.  Mr. MacDonald has been involved in the manufacturing of land rigs to commissioning some of the largest offshore drilling projects known to the oil & gas industry. Among other accomplishments he has studied many drilling technology programs including updated versions for knowledge and assessment thoughout his career. Mr. Macdonald does all the drilling technology instruction to make sure each student gets the best of the best that can be offered in Oil & Gas upstream training. Maritime Drilling Schools Limited is a global leader in training entry level persons for the oil & gas drilling industry. Our students have found employment in the United States, Canada, South America, West Africa, Saudi Arabia, Libya, Australia, Far East and other parts of the world. Our students have  found employment with more than 100 drilling contractors around the world.

Messages from our President: Welcome to Maritime Drilling Schools Limited website. Please ensure that you read all the contents on this page. I hope that the following information will help guide you in making your decision.

With increased consumption of natural gas and crude oils around the world and new developing economies like China, India, Pakistan and Korea, industry analysts anticipate major increases in the search for hydro carbon recovery. Industries biggest asset is quality trained people. Maritime Drilling Schools Ltd. is committed to the challenge of training people globally in preparing for this present and future industry.

Maritime Drilling Schools Limited has taken the initiative to ensure training is relevant and meaningful to the drilling industry. This Drilling Operations Training Program will provide students with a comprehensive training program that is tailored specifically for the drilling industry. Students will learn how to safely operate and maintain drilling equipment and the job functions that are relevant to drilling operations.  Our students have extensive hands-on training on the drill floor along with extensive hands-on training in safety.

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I would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your interest in Maritime Drilling Schools Limited and hope this website helps your decision making and wish you all the best, with your future endeavors.

Reginald MacDonald
President & CEO