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 twelve(12) units of competency made up of:

eight (8) core units, and

four (4) elective units of which:

at least two (2) must be chosen from group A and/or group B

up to two (2) units 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 both licensed and non-licensed units of competency relating to high risk work in the Resources and Infrastructure Industry Training Package. To be appointed under any statutory requirements in related roles, units of competency should be selected to meet the state/territory licensing requirements.

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 RIICOM201D

Communicate in the workplace

add topic RIIERR202D

Contribute to the control of emergencies and critical situations

add topic RIIOGD204D

Perform rig floor operations

add topic RIIOGN201D

Carry out rig lease operations

add topic RIIWHS201D

Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures

add topic RIIRIS201D

Conduct local risk control

add topic RIISAM209D

Carry out operational maintenance


Group A

Unit code

Unit title

add topic HLTFA311A

Apply First Aid

add topic MSAPMPER200C

Work in accordance with an issued permit

add topic RIIHAN201D

Operate a forklift

add topic RIIHAN208D

Perform dogging

add topic RIIHAN209D

Perform basic rigging

add topic RIIHAN307D

Operate a vehicle loading crane

add topic RIIHAN309D

Conduct telescopic materials handler operations

add topic RIIMPO304D

Conduct wheel loader operations

add topic RIIOGD202D

Carry out equipment and basic rig maintenance

add topic RIIOGD205D

Support blow out prevention operations

add topic RIIOGD206D

Assist with coal seam gas control

add topic RIIWHS202D

Enter and work in confined spaces

add topic RIIWHS204D

Work safely at heights

add topic RIIRIS202D

Respond to site based spills

add topic RIISAM205D

Cut, weld and bend materials

Group B

Unit Code

Unit Title

add topic CPCCLDG3001A

Licence to perform dogging

add topic CPCCLRG3001A

Licence to perform rigging basic level

add topic TLILIC2001A

Licence to operate a forklift truck

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this Qualification.