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Operate and Maintain a Four Wheel Drive Vehicle Training


Operate and Maintain a Four Wheel Drive Vehicle Training


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2 days


Onsite or at our training facility. Mobile training trailer available in some states.



Why Choose This Course

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to operate and maintain a four wheel drive vehicle in the Resources and Infrastructure Industries and is appropriate for those working in supervisory and technical specialist roles. The course covers the skills and knowledge required for the operation and maintenance of four wheel drive vehicles.

FSA Entry Requirements:

  • USI
  • Fitness to participate
  • Free from the influence of drugs & alcohol
  • Participants are required to hold a current unrestricted Class C driver’s licence, applicable for the vehicle being driven, and meet the national vision standards requirements for that states legislation, with or without corrective lenses
  • Enclosed footwear essential, clothing appropriate to training site requirements

Course Content:

  • Identifying four-wheel drive specific terms, terminology and techniques, including the purpose and use of front wheel hubs, factors affecting tyre size, fitment, rating & pressure and recovery hooks and mounting features
  • Identifying hazards associated with incorrect use of vehicle features or equipment
  • Planning for minimal environmental impact including adopting and implementing procedures to
    ensure minimisation of harm to the environment
  • Performing pre-departure checks which may include checks under the bonnet, under the body,
    external & internal items and
  • Determine journey requirements
    including food, water, navigation equipment and interpreting weather conditions
  • Use of four-wheel drive mode, operating four-wheel drive both on & off road, engaging four-wheel drive mode
  • Co-ordinate and recover a vehicle including identifying risks and techniques involved with recovery
  • Perform maintenance and
    minor repairs on four-wheel drive vehicles including submitting written performance reports

Group Size:

1-3 (per car)


2 Days


Onsite or at our training facility


Corporate courses available all States

Units of Competency:

  • RIIVEH305F Operate and maintain a 4WD vehicle
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Corporate training packages

Would you like group training for your employees? Click here to enquire and we will contact you, or call 1300 88 55 30 so we can tailor a training course for your organisation.

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More Information

Read answers to some commonly asked questions about this course below. Alternatively, you can visit our general FAQs page, our Resources page or email us via the form below..

Before enrolling into this training course, please download and read the Course Participant Handbook.

Access to FSA’s dedicated customer support.

Qualified and experience trainers.

  • On successful completion of the training you will receive a Statement of Attainment

This course will benefit various careers including:

  • Work Health and Safety Manager
  • Workplace Manager
  • Floor Manager
  • Department Manager
  • HR Manager
  • Safety Practitioner
  • Supervisor or management position in certain industries
  • Security Officers
  • Building Managers
  • Office Managers
  • Hotel or Restaurant Managers
  • Safety & Emergency Managers
  • Education Professionals
  • Team Leaders

Here are 4 reasons why you should choose Fire & Safety Australia for all of your safety training and safety consultancy requirements:

  • Parking is available on site
  • Tea & coffee is provided
  • What to wear: Closed toe shoes and clothing that may get dirty
  • What to bring: Pen and paper

Course Pricing: 0

Payment Methods: All credit cards, direct deposit, cheque or cash are accepted. We also offer payment instalments.

Can we combine various courses or multiple staff members into a training package? Yes companies can add other FSA courses into a training package, or enrol multiple attendees to save money.

Contact us via the enquiry form below for more information.


Public courses

  • 2 business day “cooling off period”
  • More than 5 business days - no charge
  • 5 business days or less - 50% of course fee
  • 24 hours from start time - no refund


Corporate group

  • 2 business day “cooling off period”
  • Transferred / cancelled more than 5 business days prior to course date - no charge
  • Transferred / cancelled 5 business days or less prior to course date - 50% of course fee
  • Transferred / cancelled 24 hours from start time - no refund / full course charge


When transferring an enrolment from one course date to another the following charges will apply:

  • Transferred 5 business days prior to course date - no charge
  • Transferred 5 business days or less prior to course date - 50% of course fee
  • Transferred 24 hours from start time - no refund / full course charge
  • Name changes to the booked course - 5 business days or less prior to the course date will incur a $50.00 + GST fee per name change

Contact us at admin@fsaus.com.au for further information

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Gain practical skills, earn nationally recognised qualifications and open up more job opportunities. Our courses are valued by companies and organisations across Australia.  You may also be able to earn credit towards a university degree in some courses.

Contact our experienced Course Advisors to discuss more about this course or discover other courses that will suit you.

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