This qualification will suit a range of needs including:

  • Expanded technical skills knowledge necessary in successfully performing the Derrickhand level role
  • Tailor made and designed self paced workbooks providing critical theoretical knowledge and on the job training.
  • National Accreditation that is recognised all around Australia and meets legislative competency requiments to work on a rig.
  • Dedicated support from accredited Harness Trainer/Assesors.
  • Those working in the industsry and keen to build capability in relation to work skill instructions
  • Enhanced safety across operational activities as well as critical situation response and prevention strategies


Course Dates

  • UOC: RII32220 - Certificate III Well Servicing Operations
  • Cost: From $2,500
  • Duration: 1 yr

Book in for Certificate III in Well Servicing – RII32220

Use the Form this page to initiate a booking onto this qualification.

Oil and Gas Drilling and Well Servicing qualifications are undertaken over a period of time – 1 -2 years depending on the qualification level. You  can start at almost any time given that these are conducted while you are also working.  Applicants usually apply with the support of employers.

Enquire now and our expert consultants will help you determine the right next steps in your Oil and Gas Industry Career.


Course Details



From $2,500



1 yr




Delivery Methods

Delivery Methods

  • Online
  • Workplace based
  • Self pace
  • Employment Based
Unit Of Competency

Unit Of Competency

RII32220 - Certificate III Well Servicing Operations

This competency-based qualification involves 14 units – 8 core and 6 elective units chosen by Harness to reflect the licensed and non licensed units of competency relevant to these roles and industry within Australia. The electives are very focused on the well servicing operational procedures and practices to ensure optimal safety and knowledge in the conduction of key control practices.  This qualification also includes units that reflect emerging responsibilities with learning around skill instruction.


8 Core Units
  • Maintain Workplace Safety BSBWHS301
  • Work in Accordance with an Issued Permit MSMPER200
  • Contribute to Effective Workplace Relationships BSBFLM303
  • Respond to Local Emergencies and Critical Situations RIIERR302E
  • Operate and Maintain Ancillary Equipment RIIOGD209F
  • Trip Production String for Well Servicing Operations RIIWSV302E
  • Identify and Assess Environmental and Heritage Concerns RIIENV201E
  • Operate Fluid Systems RIIWSV303E
6 Elective Units chosen with the input of our clients and industries we support
  • Conduct and Maintain Well Servicing Derrick Operation RIIWSV301F
  • Apply Blow Out Prevention Operational Procedures RIIOGD305E
  • Apply Risk Management Processes RIIRIS301E
  • Apply Effective Coal Seam Gas Control Practices RIIOGD304D
  • Provide Work Skill Instruction TAEDEL301
  • Work Safely at Heights (short course) | Separate units or credit transfer RIIWHS204E

Once you successfully complete this course, you’ll receive a certificate. It shows your Qualification and Academic transcript for each unit you have passed. All are recognised within the Australian Qualifications Framework.

This is a nationally recognised qualification and is issued by Harness Energy (RTO 40521).

Course Requirements

No course pre-requisites apply.  You will need Internet access and a computer for this qualification. Please also review the general important information (relevant to ALL courses) contained in Important Course Requirements page linked as this is a competency-based course and has both practical and theoretical elements.

Additional Infomation

Roles & Industries

  • Derrickhand
  • Those in career progression to Assistant Driller
  • Oil & Gas Well Servicing Operations
  • RORY?
  • RORY?

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Working At Heights + Rescue

  • PUAFIR210 – Prevent injury
  • PUASAR022 – Participate in a Rescue Operation
  • RIWHS204E – Work safely at heights
  • PUAEME001 – Provide emergency care