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:
seven (7) core units, and
seven (7) elective units of which:
at least one (1) must be chosen from group A
at least three (3) must be chosen from group B
at least one (1) must come from group C
up to two (2) may be chosen from Certificate I, II or III in this, or any other, Training Package or accredited course.
Units of competency chosen must be relevant to the competency requirements for 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
Maintain workplace safety
Contribute to effective workplace relationships
Work in accordance with issued permit
Respond to emergencies and critical situations
Operate and maintain ancillary equipment
Conduct and maintain well servicing derrick operations
Well servicing trip production tubing / work string
Operate mud pumps
Operate fluid systems
Provide first aid
Assist with air drilling
Conduct air drilling
Apply effective coal seam gas control practices
Apply risk management processes
Enter and work in confined space
Work safely at heights
Prepare equipment for well servicing air operations
Apply blow out prevention operational procedures
Identify and minimise environmental hazards
Identify and assess environmental and heritage concerns