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 eleven (11) units of competency made up of:

six (6) core units, and

five (5) elective units of which:

at least two (2) must be chosen from group A

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

up to one (1) unit may be chosen from Certificate IV, Diploma or Advanced Diploma level from this or any other Training Package or accredited course

Units chosen must be relevant to 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

Unit code

Unit title

add topic RIIBEF401D

Manage non-routine, complex technical situations

add topic RIIOGD501D

Manage rig operations

add topic RIIOGD502D

Plan and evaluate rig operations

add topic RIIOGD504D

Manage drilling operations

add topic RIIOGD505D

Manage drilling induction and orientation

add topic RIISAM502D

Manage general drilling equipment maintenance


Group A

Unit code

Unit title

add topic RIIOGD503D

Oversee drilling operations

add topic RIIOGD506D

Manage rig move and camp move

add topic RIIOGD507D

Manage and monitor rig-up and rig-up to spud operations

add topic RIIOGD508D

Manage well completion and abandonment

Group B

Unit code

Unit title

add topic BSBCUS501C

Manage quality customer service

add topic BSBMGT515A

Manage operational plan

add topic BSBWHS501A

Ensure a safe workplace

add topic BSBWOR502B

Ensure team effectiveness

add topic RIIENV501D

Implement and maintain environmental management plan

add topic RIIGOV501D

Identify, implement and maintain legal compliance requirements

add topic RIIQUA501D

Implement, monitor and develop quality management plans

add topic RIIRIS501D

Implement and maintain management systems to control risk

add topic RIIPRM501D

Implement, monitor, rectify and report on contracts

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this qualification.