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 fourteen (14) units of competency made up of:

ten (10) core units, and

four (4) elective units of which:

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

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

up to two (2) unit may be chosen from Certificate II, Certificate III or Certificate IV 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 BSBWHS301A

Maintain workplace safety

add topic MSAPMSUP172A

Identify and minimise environmental hazards

add topic RIICOM201D

Communicate in the workplace

add topic RIIERR304D

Control emergencies and critical situations

add topic RIIOGD209D

Operate and maintain ancillary equipment

add topic RIIOGD301D

Conduct and maintain derrick operations

add topic RIIOGD302D

Trip casing

add topic RIIOGD303D

Trip pipe

add topic RIIQUA201D

Maintain and monitor site quality standards

add topic RIIRIS301D

Apply risk management processes

Group A

Unit code

Unit title

add topic RIIOGD304D

Apply effective coal seam gas control practices

add topic RIIOGD305D

Apply blow out prevention operational procedures

add topic RIIOGF301D

Monitor, operate and maintain mud pits and equipment

add topic RIIOGF302D

Operate drilling fluids and mud pits

Group B

Unit code

Unit title


Provide first aid


Provide advanced first aid

add topic TAEDEL301A

Provide work skill instruction

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.