There are two matters relevant to drilling being considered in the national qualifications framework by Pricewaterhouse Coopers (PWC’s) Skills for Australia. Both consultations are seeking feedback from drilling industry people with expertise in the related areas. Please see the links for more information about how to participate.
One is to consider new techniques in drilling – units of competence and training for the following methods/equipment:
- Sonic drilling
- Coil tube rigs (in the oil & gas industry)
- Cyber chair drilling
One is to review the role of VET WHS qualifications in Australian organisations and the relevancy of units of competency. The qualifications under review are:
- BSB30715 Certificate III in WHS
- BSB41415 Certificate IV in WHS
- BSB51315 Diploma in WHS
- BSB60615 Advanced Diploma in WHS.
Please note this survey closes on the 10 November 2017.