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:

seven (7) core units, and

five (5) elective units of which:

one (1) must be chosen from group A

at least three (3) must be chosen from group B

up to two (2) units may be chosen from Certificate II or Certificate III in 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 RIICOM201D

Communicate information in the workplace

add topic RIIERR202D

Contribute to the control of emergencies and critical situations

add topic RIIWHS201D

Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures

add topic RIIRIS201D

Conduct local risk control

add topic RIIWSV201D

Perform well servicing rig floor operations

add topic RIIWSV202D

Carry out well servicing rig lease operations

add topic RIISAM209D

Carry out operational maintenance


Group A

Unit code

Unit title

add topic MSAPMSUP172A

Identify and minimise environmental hazards

add topic RIIENV201D

Identify and assess environmental and heritage concerns

Group B

Unit code

Unit title

add topic MSAPMPER200C

Work in accordance with issued permit

add topic RIIWSV203D

Prepare equipment for well servicing air operations

add topic RIINHB219D

Assist with air drilling

add topic RIIOGD205D

Support Blow Out Prevention (BOP) operations

add topic RIIOGD206D

Assist with coal seam gas control


Provide First Aid

add topic RIIWHS204D

Work safely at heights

add topic MSAPMOHS217A

Gas test atmospheres

add topic RIINHB211D

Assist mud rotary drilling

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements to this Qualification.