Operate heavy rigid vehicle

To improve knowledge and skills to safely drive HR vehicles under a range of conditions.

Course Duration

1 day

Who Should Attend

People who drive HR vehicles as part of their job role at Western Power

Prerequisites

The prerequisites for attendance at this course are:
A valid heavy rigid (HR) drivers licence – you will be required to show your licence to the training provider on the day of training.

Note: All prerequisites need to be current.

Learning Outcomes

As a result of attending this course participants should be able to:

  • safely drive a HR vehicle
  • systematic and efficient control of all vehicle functions
  • monitoring of traffic and road conditions
  • management of vehicle condition and performance
  • effective management of hazardous situations.

PPE/PPC & Equipment Requirements

PTSWA training room standards apply:

  • smart casual attire (no shorts)
  • enclosed footwear
  • Dependant on the location of your training, you may be required to provide a HR vehicle.

See the Western Power PPE Procedure for more information about the requirements

Note: Power Training Services does not provide PPE, PPC and tools for training courses.

Assessments

Written and practical assessment

Certification

Statement of Attainment

Associated Authorisations

On successful completion of the course
O0498 – Advanced Driver Training

For information on how to apply for an Authorisation, contact the Authorisations Team

Note: This course is delivered by a third party training provider.

If there are no classes currently available, please contact PTS to request a booking.

Assessments are made against units of competency.

This course has no current classes. Please the waiting list.