The following provides the packaging rules for this qualification, followed by the list of relevant units of competency.

Total number of units = 12

8 core units plus

4 elective units, of which:

no more than four (4) may be chosen from the electives

no more than two (2) may be chosen from elsewhere within this training package, or from another endorsed training package, or from an accredited course.

All elective units selected from outside this qualification must reflect current occupational and learning outcomes of this AQF qualification level.

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.

Core units of competency

Unit code

Unit title

add topic BSBLED401

Develop teams and individuals

add topic RIIERR304D

Control emergencies and critical situations

add topic RIIOGD401D

Rig up, conduct pre-spud operations and rig down

add topic RIIOGD402D

Participate in nippling-up and pressure test

add topic RIIOGD403D

Conduct drilling operations

add topic RIIOGD405D

Carry out well control and blow out prevention

add topic RIIRIS301D

Apply risk management processes

add topic RIIWHS405D

Maintain standard procedures and safe working practices


Unit code

Unit title

add topic BSBCUS401

Coordinate implementation of customer service strategies

add topic HLTAID003

Provide first aid

add topic HLTAID006

Provide advanced first aid

add topic MSAPMPER300C

Issue work permits

Prerequisite unit: add topic RIIRIS201B Conduct local risk control

add topic RIIERR401D

Apply and monitor surface operations emergency preparedness and response procedures

add topic RIILAT402D

Provide supervision in the leadership of diverse work teams

add topic RIIOGD304D

Apply effective coal seam gas control practices

add topic RIIOGD305D

Apply blow out prevention operational procedures

add topic RIIOGD404D

Coordinate air drilling operations

add topic RIIQUA401D

Apply a quality management system on site

add topic RIISAM314D

Manage oil and gas drilling equipment maintenance

add topic TAEASS401B

Plan assessment activities and processes

add topic TAEASS402B

Assess competence

add topic TAEASS403B

Participate in assessment validation

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.