program guide

certificate IV in drilling oil & gas

(onshore) RII41115

are
you?

are you?

looking to expand your career options within the oil and gas field?

looking to move up into an AD, night push or driller position?

on your way to becoming a rig manager, tool pusher or senior oil and gas leader?

looking to gain industry credibility to lift your personal profile?

looking to step up from a roughneck into a supervisory role?

looking to work on conventional rigs, doubles, triples or cyber?

program
details.

This nationally accredited program is designed for those seeking to develop their career and move towards an asst driller or drillers role on an Australian onshore oil and gas rig or project. Specifically, this qualification level (Certificate IV) was created in alignment with asstistent driller, driller, to senior derrickmen and night push roles. This program provides candidates with the recognition to become a certified assistant driller, driller or manager/supervisor of an operational crew with the ability to work autonomously if required.

This qualification is relevant to today’s current industry standards and reflects the skills and competencies needed to grow a successful career or business.

 

 

study
options.

recognition of
prior learning

The national training system allows all participants the option to apply for recognition of prior learning. Speak to us about your eligibility and save considerable time and money if eligible.

tailored
solutions

Speak to our experienced consultants about how we can tailor a program to meet your busy schedule, lifestyle and budget. If you’re an employer, speak to us about how we deliver tailored solutions to businesses.

complete a
free
online
assessment.

Click below to see if you’re eligible to receive credit for your previous skills and experience. Complete a simple one minute questionnaire now.

program
structure.

The RII41115 Certificate IV in Drilling Oil & Gas (onshore) requires the completion of 12 units comprising of 8 core units and 4 electives.

These units of competency have been developed in consultation with industry experts along with our facilitators who draw upon real-life operational case studies and examples to ensure the knowledge you gain is practical and applicable to the workplace.

  • BSBLED401 Develop teams and individuals

  • RIIERR304D Control emergencies and critical situations

  • RIIOGD401D Rig up, conduct pre-spud operations and rig down

  • RIIOGD402D Participate in nippling-up and pressure test

  • RIIOGD403D Conduct drilling operations

  • RIIOGD405D Carry out well control and blow out prevention

  • RIIRIS301D Apply risk management processes

  • RIIWHS405D Maintain standard procedures and safe working practices

  • RIIOGD304D Apply effective coal seam gas control practices

  • RIIOGD305D Apply blow out prevention operational procedures

  • RIISAM314D Manage oil and gas drilling equipment maintenance

  • RIIBEF401D Manage non-routine, complex technical situations

recognition of
prior learning/
skills recognition.

The national training system allows all participants the option to apply for recognition of prior learning. Speak to us about your eligibility. Save considerable time and money if eligible.

future
pathways.

Potential Career Pathways

Potential career pathways may include but are not limited to:

  • Qualified and certified driller

  • Qualified and certified assistant driller

  • Oil and Gas operational manager

  • Pathway to become an oil and gas rig manager

  • Site Supervisor

This accredited qualification is legally required to actively work as a driller or AD on an active oil and gas rig in Australia.

Future Education Pathways

Potential education pathways may include but are not limited to:

  • Diploma of Drilling Oil and Gas (onshore)

  • Advanced Diploma of Drilling Management

  • Degree in Petroleum Engineering

study now and
pay later.

Our exceptional interest-free options make it easy for you to get qualified now and pay later.

  • Easy 5 minute application

  • Pay out when ever you want with no fees

  • Start as soon as you're approved

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