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This nationally accredited program is designed for those seeking to develop their career and move towards an assistant 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 assistant 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.
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This program is delivered via Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) only. Participants must have a minimum of 1 year of current industry experience relating to the units and subject matter. This program is not offered via full training, classroom or online.
As a guide, typical entrants into this program are:
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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.
Potential career pathways may include but are not limited to:
In Australia, it is a legal requirement for all persons to hold this qualification if they are looking to work as a driller or AD on an active oil and gas rig.
Potential education pathways may include but are not limited to:
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