About this course

Quad bikes: convenient, useful and one of the greatest causes of harm on farm. Tocal's one day course will teach even the most experienced rider how to operate them safely.

The course aims to develop knowledge and skills in:
  • safely and effectively operating quad bikes
  • undertaking pre-start checks and shut-down procedures
  • carrying out routine checks and maintenance.

At a glance:

Location: Statewide
Course duration: 1 day
Start date: Multiple intakes
Number of units: 1
Indicative fees: $475 GST-free weekdays
$535 GST-free weekends

You may be eligible for a quad bike training course under the NSW Quad bike safety improvement training program (PDF, 381.25 KB).

Details

  • Prepare a quad bike for operation
  • Operate a quad bike
  • Complete quad bike operation

  • $475 GST-free weekdays
  • $535 GST-free weekends

You may be eligible for a quad bike training course under the NSW Quad bike safety improvement training program () PDF, 381.25 KB.

You may also be eligible for funding through the NSW AgSkilled training program if you work in the cotton and grains industry. To find out whether you are eligible, contact a training coordinator in your area.

  • Quad bike operational hazards
  • Workplace health and safety issues
  • Quad bike design and selection
  • Basic maintenance
  • Basic quad bike operating techniques through a designated course
  • Basic quad bike operating techniques negotiating a dirt road route
  • Operating quad bikes with a range of loads attached
  • Loading, unloading and securing Quad bikes to a transport vehicle
  • Reversing a trailed implement with a quad bike
  • Periodic maintenance
  • Advanced riding techniques using slopes and rough terrain
  • Clean up quad bikes and refuel

Participants must be over 16 years of age.

This course is mapped to the national unit of competency AHCMOM217 Operate quad bikes.



Additional Information

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