Appea Conference Exhibition – 2022 Brisbane

Oil & Gas Labour Hire   I   Safety & Induction Training   I   Apprenticeships & Traineeships

Providing motivated, talented and respected industry experts that are looking to make a difference – across training and human services

Range of Industry-Specific Training Services

  • Well Intervention & Pressure Control
  • IWCF, IADC certifications. Cert 2 to Diploma Levels
  • Technical Training & World Class Simulations
  • High Risk & Safety Training

Additional Information on Labour Solutions for the Oil & Gas Industry

  • Consultation Services for work-force needs
  • Recruitment through to on-boarding solutions
  • Mentoring and on-going staff support
  • Information downloads

Introducing Key Oil & Gas Team Members at Harness Energy

Register to Qualify for the offer OR request a Call to discuss strategic Service needs

Apprenticeships & Traineeships

Safety & Induction Training – Example

Training that Comes to You

Comprehensive Range of Oil & Gas Technical Training & Qualifications

World recognised training and locally delivered. Access to in-class, on-site or specfic technical training. Download Information here.

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Training TypeDownload Course Listings HereView Schedule & Book in Online
High Risk Safety TrainingDOWNLOAD VIEW COURSES
Well Servicing QualificationsDOWNLOAD VIEW COURSES
Drilling QualificationsDOWNLOAD VIEW COURSES

Browse Oil & Gas Technical Training & Qualification Catalogue

Field Ready Training Pathway For Oil & Gas Industry

To support workers within the Oil & Gas Industry, Harness has developed the following pathway. All new labour hire staff receive this range of training. For those proactively interested in working within this industry, it is a pathway that will support job applications.  It is also very relevant to new staff and additional key team members.


Oil & Gas Industry Field Ready Training Courses

The following table is a list of the frequently requested courses that help ready staff to work within the Oil & Gas Industry. (NOTE: If viewing this table on a mobile please view landscape or across across to see all columns)

CodeCourse NameCost (Excl Appea Offer)DurationView Next Dates and Book in Online
HLTAID011Provide First Aid$1301 DayVIEW DATES / BOOK IN
MSMWHS216Breathing Apparatus$1951/2 DayVIEW DATES / BOOK IN
MSMWHS212Fire Training$1951/2 DayVIEW DATES / BOOK IN
WIIWHS204EWorking From Heights$2651 DayVIEW DATES / BOOK IN
RIIWHS202EEnter and Work in Confined Spaces$2651 DayVIEW DATES / BOOK IN
MSMWH217Gas Test Atmospheres$1951/2 DayVIEW DATES / BOOK IN
PMASUP236EOperate Vehicles in the Field$5501 DayVIEW DATES / BOOK IN
AHCBIO203Weed & Seed$3901/2 DayVIEW DATES / BOOK IN
MSMENV172Identify and Minimise Environmental Hazards$1501/2 DayVIEW DATES / BOOK IN

Meet the Harness Team

Christopher Winter

General Manager


Lisa Maguire

Key Account Manager


Titi Salau

General Manager Human Resources & Talent Team


Services & Additional Information

About Harness

Harness was founded in the Oil and Gas space and since its inception, has grown deep roots supporting the on- and offshore Oil and Gas industry in Australia through supplying our clients with skilled, trained, and compliant workforce needs, as well as providing candidates with quality training and education specialised to the industry’s highly regulated requirements.

Harness is proud to have played a significant part in the Australian oil and gas industry’s safety performance and helping people return home safely to their families.   Harness exists to help our clients realise their potential through a unique combination of:

– Recruitment;
– Labour hire;
– Accredited training (RTO 40521, IWCF, IADC); and
– Apprenticeship & Traineeship services.

Our training solutions include a comprehensive range of over 50 accredited courses, licences and qualifications which support employees from entry level through to the most senior positions in our industry.

Solutions that cover off short courses from basic First Aid all the way to IWCF / IADC Well Control + technical oil and gas programs such as stuck pipe prevention. The list is extensive! Training is available through a regular public schedule, on demand or completely tailored to suit our client needs. Many courses are delivered utilising our state of the art simulators and virtual reality – with our Mobile Training Units a lot of it can be deliver on our clients work site!

Our skilled labour solutions include contracted or permanent employees who are experienced, trained, skilled, compliant, and ready to work across a range of different job roles.

Additionally our tailored apprenticeship, traineeship and indigenous recruitment services have won national accolades for their success as we continue to evolve and challenge the status quo.

Visit Stand 242 to find out how we can help you with your apprentice, labour and/or training solutions – or come and test your virtual drilling / virtual reality skills!

Labour Hire & Training Overview

With the ability to deliver an ‘above standard’ trained and ready work force, Harness has built a strong history in labour hire services. Services range from end to end or tactical projects including:

  • Drilling and Well Servicing Crews
  • Trades Roles – such as electricians, mechanics, Welders
  • Contract Drilling Personnel Support – such asOCR, WSR, WSS, Engineers, Geologists, and specialist project roles
  • HSE Advisors and Auditors

Recruitment can be tailored to support specific organisation campaigns, projects or programs for short term or on-going labour needs to help drive retention and career progression.  Services range from recruitment, screening and the specialist on-boarding needed for this industry are driven by a dedicated team and can manage a broad spectrum of organisation-specific and industry needs.

Training to support these human resources is based on a value-add approach incorporating supplementary training and support.  Ongoing training supports your human capital through accredited courses and the latest well control and drilling simulators in the the region. With access to ongoing mentoring and individualised support new staff are set up for a longer term and successful working life.

Apprenticeship and Trainee Services Overview

Over the last few years, Harness has been crafting its apprenticeship and traineeship services. Leveraging the strengths of agility while working with leaders in this industry means you now have access to range of service needs that range from part or fully outsourced human capital through to tailored programs to deliver on your strategic people goals.

A key example has been the Indigenous Careers Program in partnership with Shell QGC – which has achieved substantial growth in building the skills and opportunities for  first nations people as well as meeting a key diversity goal of the organisation. Programs such as this require collaborative long term investment at a relationship and delivery level. It is what helps Harness to really stand out and deliver. Apprenticeship and trainee related services include

    • Comprehensive solutions from recruitment through to post traineeship or training period
    • Managed Services – focused around training, mentoring and administrative
    • Tailored Program for your company that meets your own strategic human capital objectives such as diversity

Important Additional Information to Download

Services Overview – Labour Hire

Services Overview – Training

Oil and Gas Industry Training_Qualifications 202205 Overview

Student Handbook and Cancellation

Complaints Process

APPEA Offer Terms

  • Offer for 30% Saving applies to Safety Courses Only
  • One per organisation
  • Not available in conjunction with any other offer.
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