SISODRV404A - Drive a 4WD vehicle in difficult terrain

National Code: SISODRV404A – Drive a 4WD vehicle in difficult terrain

Course Currency Status: Current

Duration: 1 day plus pre-reading & pre-course questionnaire

Mode of Delivery: Blended learning (Pre-learning & face to face)


Outcomes for Drive a 4WD vehicle in difficult terrain course include:

  • planning the four wheel driving activity
  • performing routine pre-departure checks and take action to correct any deficiency
  • applying safe vehicle loading practices and secure personal items according to organisational policies and procedures
  • engaging front free wheel hubs where appropriate
  • surveying track to identify hazards and risks, and select the best route to minimise damage to the environment
  • use of appropriate range, gear, speed, driving and braking technique to negotiate a range of difficult terrain types while maintaining control of vehicle at all times
  • performing a safe stop and forward or reverse start on a steep incline where required 
  • applying risk management procedures relating to blind corners and oncoming traffic
  • performing maintenance and minor repairs on 4WD vehicles

Full course information can be found here .

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