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Certificate III in
Drilling Oil & Gas (Onshore) 

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RII32020 Certificate III in Drilling Oil and Gas is a comprehensive qualification for the oil and gas drilling industry. It covers drilling techniques, equipment, safety, and environmental considerations. Practical training is included for real-world experience. 

Course Description:

RII32020 Certificate III in Drilling Oil and Gas is a comprehensive program that equips individuals with the necessary skills and knowledge to excel in the oil and gas drilling industry. The course covers drilling techniques, equipment operation and maintenance, safety protocols, and environmental considerations. 

Cost: $1540.00

Competency Elements:

The following provides the packaging rules for this qualification, followed by the list of relevant units of competency.


Total units = 14


10 core units, plus

4 elective units, of which:


at least two (2) units must be chosen from Group A

no more than one (1) unit may be chosen from elsewhere within this training package, or from another endorsed training package or accredited course.

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

BSBFLM303 Contribute to effective workplace relationships.

BSBWHS301 Maintain workplace safety.

MSMPER200 Work in accordance with an issued permit.

RIIENV201E Identify and assess environmental and heritage concerns.

RIIERR302E Respond to local emergencies and incidents.

RIIOGD209F Operate and maintain ancillary equipment.

RIIOGD302F Assist in running casing.

RIIOGD303F Trip pipe

RIIOGN302F Operate mud pumps.

RIIOGN303E Operate, monitor and maintain mud systems.

The elective units are chosen by Academy, through extensive industry consultation. Academy can create custom courses on request, get in touch today to design your course!

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