The four-wheel drive course conducted by SETS Enterprises is a nationally accredited course that is designed to provide students with the essential knowledge and skills to allow them to operate and maintain a four-wheel drive vehicle in the Resources and Infrastructure Industries. This unit is appropriate for those working in supervisory and technical specialist roles. Licensing, legislative, regulatory and certification requirements that apply to this unit can vary between states, territories, and industry sectors. Relevant information must be sourced prior to application of the
unit. array of driving conditions. Four-wheel-drive (4WD) vehicles have become a necessity for travel in some of the more remote areas of Australia.
This course is designed to provide a reference for 4WD operators and covers:
- The principles of 4WDing
- Operations for 4WD vehicles
- Driver responsibilities
- Is responsible for the safety of the vehicle, passengers, cargo, and for ensuring road worthiness of the vehicle and its safe operation
Students who attend and successfully meet all assessment requirements of the course will receive a nationally recognised statement of attainment with the following unit of competency: RIIVEH305E – operate and maintain a four wheel drive vehicle.
This course can be conducted at IFAP’s North Lake (WA) training facility or at any facility that has a suitable classroom and training area.
There is a maximum number of 12 participants per program.
Participants need to hold a current driver’s license.
Students are required to be able to complete the following tasks:
- communicate with others clearly and concisely, verbally and in writing
- find and use relevant information
- read and comply with work instructions and specifications
- read and record measurements
- record and report information neatly and legibly
- have a valid drivers’ licence