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 two (2) must be chosen from group A

up to two (2) may be chosen from group B

up to two (2) units 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 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.

A prerequisite must be considered in the total number of units chosen.

Core units of competency

Unit code

Unit title

add topic BSBWHS301A

Maintain workplace safety

add topic BSBFLM303C

Contribute to effective workplace relationships

add topic MSAPMSUP172A

Identify and minimise environmental hazards

add topic RIIERR302D

Respond to local emergencies and incidents

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 RIIOGN302D

Operate mud pumps

add topic RIIOGN303D

Operate mud systems


Group A

Unit code

Unit title

add topic MSAPMPER300C

Issue work permits

Prerequisite unit: add topic RIIRIS201B Conduct local risk control

add topic PMASUP236B

Operate vehicles in the field

add topic RIIOGD205D

Support blowout prevention operations

add topic RIIOGD206D

Assist with coal seam gas control

add topic RIIOGD203D

Prepare and operate drilling fluid systems

Group B

Unit code

Unit title

add topic RIIWHS202D

Enter and work in confined spaces

add topic RIIWHS204D

Work safely at heights

add topic RIISAM204D

Operate small plant and equipment

add topic TAEDEL301A

Provide work skill instruction

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.