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Certificate IV in Drilling Operations

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RII40920 Certificate IV in Drilling Operations prepares individuals for advanced roles in the drilling industry. It covers drilling techniques, equipment, safety, and operations management. Completion of this certificate enables individuals to pursue supervisory or technical positions in the resources sector.

Course Description:

RII40920 Certificate IV in Drilling Operations is an advanced course that provides in-depth knowledge and skills related to drilling operations in the resources industry. Participants learn advanced drilling techniques, equipment maintenance, safety procedures, and environmental considerations. The course includes theoretical and practical training to prepare individuals for supervisory or technical positions in drilling operations.

Cost: $1210.00

Competency Elements:

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


Total number of units = 11


6 core units plus

5 elective units, of which:


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

at least two (2) must be chosen from Group B

one (1) may be chosen from elsewhere within this training package, or from another endorsed training package, or from an accredited course.


All elective units selected from outside this qualification must reflect current occupational and learning outcomes of this AQF qualification level.


Core units of competency


BSBMGT401 Show leadership in the workplace.

BSBWHS401 Implement and monitor WHS policies, procedures and programs to meet legislative requirements.

RIIBEF402D Supervise on-site operations.

RIIENV402E Implement and monitor environmental policies.

RIINHB401E Plan and supervise the mobilisation of equipment, crew and materials.

RIIRIS401E Apply site risk management system.


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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