4WD_2UNIT - 4WD & Defensive Driving

Training Plan
4WD & Defensive Driving
4WD KAL PUB 10.12.2020: 10-12-2020 to 10-12-2020 at Kalgoorlie Training Centre, Kalgoorlie, WA Apply
4WD KAL PUB 04.02.2021: 04-02-2021 to 04-02-2021 at Kalgoorlie Training Centre, Kalgoorlie, WA Apply

This course aims to ensure that people required to operate a 4WD vehicle during the course of their employment are able to safely operate the vehicle, apply environmental management techniques, participate in vehicle recovery techniques and ensure the safety of themselves, passengers, other road users and pedestrians.

COST: $350 per person
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This course is designed for personnel who are required to operate a four wheel drive vehicle in the course of their work. By the end of the course students will be able to safely operate a four wheel drive vehicle, perform defensive driving techniques, plan and prepare for journey and carry out maintenance and minor repairs to vehicle.


1 day (8-12 hours)

Entry Requirements

Current valid Australian drivers licence
Language, literacy and numeracy requirements from the unit are:
- Writing is required to the level of completing written assessments.
- Numeracy is required to enable the determination of similar activities.

Participants are required to hold a current unrestricted Class C driver’s licence, the ability to drive a manual vehicle and meet the national vision standards requirements for that states legislation, with or without corrective lenses.

Students must wear enclosed shoes.

Assessment Requirements

The course will be based on theoretical sessions, equipment demonstrations and practical exercises.
While the training for the enrolled units is delivered concurrently, each Unit of Competency is assessed as a discrete unit.
Students who are deemed competent will receive a Statement of Attainment recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework. This certification is nationally recognised. The Statement is issued by Riklan Emergency Management Services (RTO 51994)

Delivery Mode

Face to face and practical hands-on training conducted by an experienced Emergency Services instructor with strong knowledge of relevant legislation and Australian Standards.

Materials or Equipment Required

1 x Suitable 4WD vehicle for practical exercises per person


If you are a new or continuing student undertaking nationally recognised training, you need a USI in order to receive your qualification or statement of attainment for this unit.

Units of Competence
RIIVEH201D Operate light vehicle
RIIVEH305E Operate and maintain a four wheel drive vehicle

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