Operate heavy rigid vehicle

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

Course duration

1 day

Suitable for

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

Course includes

  • 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.


A valid heavy rigid (HR) drivers licence

NOTE: You will be required to show your licence to the training provider on the day of training.

What to wear

PTS dress standards (long sleeve top, long pants & enclosed shoes).

What to bring

Dependant on the location of your training, you may be required to provide a HR vehicle.


Written and practical assessment


A Statement of Attainment upon successful completion

Associated Authorisations

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.