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
Develop teams and individuals
Control emergencies and critical situations
Rig up, conduct pre-spud operations and rig down
Participate in nippling-up and pressure test
Conduct drilling operations
Carry out well control and blow out prevention
Apply risk management processes
Maintain standard procedures and safe working practices
Coordinate implementation of customer service strategies
Provide first aid
Provide advanced first aid
Issue work permits
Prerequisite unit: RIIRIS201B Conduct local risk control
Apply and monitor surface operations emergency preparedness and response procedures
Provide supervision in the leadership of diverse work teams
Apply effective coal seam gas control practices
Apply blow out prevention operational procedures
Coordinate air drilling operations
Apply a quality management system on site
Manage oil and gas drilling equipment maintenance
Plan assessment activities and processes
Participate in assessment validation