diploma of drilling oil & gas
looking to expand your career options within the oil and gas field?
looking to move up into a rig manager, toolpusher or superintendent’s role?
looking to gain industry credibility to lift your personal profile?
looking to step up in a senior operational oil and gas role?
looking to work on land-based conventional rigs, doubles, triples or cyber?
The RII50815 Diploma of Drilling Oil & Gas (Onshore) is designed for those seeking to develop their career and move towards a senior operational role. Specifically, this diploma qualification level was created for rig managers, toolpushers and senior operational personnel such as field superintendents working in Australia.
This program provides you with the technical and managerial skills to become a certified and competent Drilling Operator/Manager with the ability to work autonomously or managing a team and/or drilling operation.
This nationally accredited program will see you accredited for skills surrounding the management of complex technical situations, evaluation of drilling operations, management of rig up to spud operations, camp moves, rig maintenance and management of an operational rig crew.
This qualification is relevant to today’s current industry standards and reflects the skills and competencies needed to grow a successful career or business.
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.
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.
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The RII50815 Diploma of Drilling Oil & Gas (Onshore) requires the completion of 11 units comprising of 6 core units and 5 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 your role.
The national training system allows all participants the option to apply for recognition of prior learning (RPL). Click here to learn more about our RPL options.
Potential Career Pathways
Potential career pathways may include but are not limited to:
(this accredited qualification is legally required to actively work as a rig manager on an active oil and gas rig in Australia)
Future Education Pathways
Potential education pathways may include but are not limited to:
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