Requirements for completion of the qualification

The following provides the packaging rules for this qualification, followed by the list of relevant units of competency.

Successful completion of fifteen (15) units of competency made up of:

thirteen (13) core units, and

two (2) elective units of which:

at least one (1) must be chosen from the group A

up to one (1) may be chosen from group B

up to one (1) unit may be chosen from Certificate II or Certificate III level from this, or any other Training Package or accredited course

Units chosen must be relevant to the job function.

There are no prerequisites to imported units listed in this qualification. Where a unit is imported as an elective care must be taken to ensure that all prerequisites specified are complied with.

Core units of competency

Unit code

Unit title

add topic MSAPMSUP172A

Identify and minimise environmental hazards

add topic BSBWOR203B

Work effectively with others

add topic RIICOM201D

Communicate in the workplace

add topic RIIERR202D

Contribute to the control of emergencies and critical situations

add topic RIIOGD201D

Assist in maintaining rig safety and emergency procedures

add topic RIIOGD202D

Carry out equipment and basic rig maintenance

add topic RIIOGD203D

Prepare and operate drilling fluid systems

add topic RIIOGD204D

Perform rig floor operations

add topic RIIWHS201D

Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures

add topic RIIWHS202D

Enter and work in confined spaces

add topic RIIWHS204D

Work safely at heights

add topic RIIQUA201D

Maintain and monitor site quality standards

add topic RIIRIS201D

Conduct local risk control


Group A

Unit code

Unit title

add topic RIIHAN202D

Handle and store cargo

add topic RIIOGF201D

Carry out deck operations

add topic RIIOGF202D

Assist in the transfer of passengers and freight during helicopter operations

Group B

Unit code

Unit title


Provide first aid

add topic RIIBEF201D

Plan and organise work

add topic RIIHAN205D

Secure cargo

add topic RIISAM203D

Use hand and power tools

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this Qualification.