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RII21120 Certificate II in Oil & Gas Drilling (Onshore) and Well Servicing


Drilling Oil & Gas (Onshore) is conducted in the workplace and is expected to take 12 months

Price: The cost for this qualification is $1500.00

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Unit Of Competency

This qualification has a total number of twelve (12) units, consisting of six (6) core units and six (6) elective units. 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!

Core Units

RIICOM201E Communicate in the workplace
RIIENV201E Identify and assess environmental and heritage concerns
RIIERR202E Contribute to the control of emergencies and critical situations
RIIOGN201F Carry out rig lease operations
RIIRIS201E Conduct local risk control
RIIWHS201E Work safely and follow WHS policies and procedures

Elective Units

MSMPER200 Work in accordance with an issued permit
RIIOGD202E Carry out equipment and basic rig maintenance procedures
RIIOGD206E Assist and monitor well control operations
RIIOGD205E Support blow out prevention operations
RIISAM209E Carry out operational maintenance
RIIOGD204F Perform rig floor operations

Qualification Description

This qualification reflects the role of an individual such as a roustabout, lease hand, utility operator, floorman, or motorman working in drilling oil and gas (onshore) or well servicing operations. They are required to undertake a prescribed range of functions involving known routines and procedures.


Assessments will be based on the twelve (12) units of competency set out above.

You will be assessed through a combination of knowledge and practical assessments that you can complete in your workplace with your supervisor.

Knowledge questions are designed to allow you to demonstrate your underpinning knowledge, whilst the practical assessments are designed to demonstrate competency in conducting tasks relating to the individual units set out in this qualification.

A portfolio of documentary evidence of similar tasks to those set out in the practical assessments might be useful in applying for recognition of prior learning (RPL). Contact the Academy to request a consultation with one of our assessors to see if you might be a suitable candidate for the RPL process.

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