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Certificate IV in Drilling Oil & Gas (On shore)


This qualification reflects the role of employees such as senior drillers working in an on shore oil/gas context. They perform tasks involving a broad range of varied activities most of which are complex and non-routine. They are responsible for the quantity and quality of the output of others and contribute to the development of technical solutions to non-routine problems.

Entry requirements
There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

RPL (recognition of prior learning) available for experienced participants. Check RPL status here.
Blended Learning (written assessments delivered online with a practical assessment).
Hard copy books also available.

This qualification on average is completed in three (3) to six (6) months but can be completed across a duration of 12 months. Traineeships & apprenticeships will be discussed upon engagement.

Credit Transfer
Yes, credit transfers allowed that meet industry package requirements. Speak to Tecskill directly to discuss your current qualifications and whether credit transfers will apply to this qualification.

Price: Please call Tecskill +617 3310 8756 to discuss prices

Email: [email protected]




Core Units

BSBLED401Develop teams and individuals
RIIERR304DControl emergencies and critical situations
RIIOGD401DRig up, conduct pre-spud operations and rig down
RIIOGD402DParticipate in nippling-up and pressure test
RIIOGD403DConduct drilling operations
RIIOGD405DCarry out well control and blow out prevention
RIIRIS301DApply risk management processes
RIIWHS405DMaintain standard procedures and safe working practices

Elective Units

RIIOGD304DApply effective coal seam gas control practices
MSAPMPER300CIssue work permits
RIIOGD305DApply blow out prevention operational procedures
RIIOGD507D (import unit)Manage and monitor rig up and rig up to spud operations
RIIBEF401D (import unit)Manage non-routine, complex technical situations