RII50815 Diploma in Drilling Oil/Gas (On shore)

This qualification reflects the role of a supervisor in a drilling operation. The tasks performed involve a high level of autonomy and require the application of significant judgement in planning and determining the selection of equipment/roles/techniques for themselves and others. They are required to demonstrate the application of a broad range of technical, managerial, coordination and planning skills

You will learn to perform a range of functions used in the context of a drilling site, while observing statutory and legal compliance requirements. You will also learn about environment, communication and risk management systems.
You will learn to comply with and demonstrate commitment to all aspects of relevant legislation and codes of practice relating to drilling operations.

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Requirements for completion of the qualification
The following table 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 come from the Group A electives listed below
    • at least one (1) from the Group B electives listed below
    • 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.

Core units of competency
RIIBEF401D Manage non-routine, complex technical situations
RIIOGD501D Manage rig operations
RIIOGD502D Plan and evaluate rig operations
RIIOGD504D Manage drilling operations
RIIOGD505D Manage drilling induction and orientation
RIISAM502D Manage general drilling equipment maintenance
Group A electives
RIIOGD503D Oversee drilling operations
RIIOGD506D Manage rig move and camp move
RIIOGD507D Manage and monitor rig-up and rig-up to spud operations
RIIOGD508D Manage well completion and abandonment
Group B electives
BSBCUS501A Manage quality customer service
BSBMGT515A Manage operational plan
BSBWHS501A Ensure a safe workplace
BSBWOR502B Ensure team effectiveness
RIIENV501D Implement and maintain environmental management plan
RIIGOV501D Identify, implement and maintain legal compliance requirements
RIIQUA501D Implement, monitor and develop quality management plans
RIIRIS501D Implement and maintain management systems to control risk
RIIPRM501D Implement, monitor, rectify and report on contracts

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Course Access:
Maximum 12 months access from enrolment.

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Option 1: Recognition of prior Learning (RPL)

What is RPL?
RPL is an assessment process that assesses an individual’s non-formal and informal learning to determine the extent to which that individual has achieved the required learning outcomes, competency outcomes, or standards for entry to, and/or partial or total completion of, a qualification.

You must be currently employed in, or have authorised access to an operational drilling team while undertaking the Recognition of prior Learning process.

Option 2: Gap Training

Unique situations may call for gap training to occur. Options for completing training can be discussed between the assessor and student. As part of the RPL assessment process, the assessor may determine training is required in one or more units to achieve the whole qualification.