Government & Utilities

 

We offer a wide range of courses that cover professionals working across the utilities & communication industries and government agencies who need to operate on and off-road.

You can learn safe, effective driving techniques for a range of vehicles – from 4WD to ATV – across a variety of road types and terrains. All available for vehicles up to 16 tonne.

All courses are available at any Getabout training venue. Alternatively, contact us to arrange for our experienced instructors to come to your work site, and tailor our training to your specific needs.

We understand what it means to operate a vehicle across government sectors and have identified the following courses to meet your requirements. Course code links to further information.

 

DRIVING

PUAVEH001B – Drive vehicles under operational condition
Suitable for staff using a vehicle in operational conditions under lights and/or sirens.

TLIC3036 - Apply safe car driving behaviours
Suitable for all staff using any vehicle for work especially those travelling long distances  or encountering rural and gravel road conditions.

TLIC2025 - Operate four wheel drive vehicle
Suitable for all staff using a 4WD vehicle for work encountering gravel roads and off highway conditions.

RIIVEH201D - Operate light vehicle
Suitable for all staff using any vehicle for work especially those travelling long distances or encountering rural and gravel road conditions.

RIIVEH305E - Operate and maintain a four wheel drive vehicle
Suitable for all staff using a 4WD vehicle for work especially those encountering off highway conditions. Low Range capable vehicle required.

 

TOWING

AURTGA001 - Drive and manoeuvre trailers

FWPFGM3214* - Operate a four wheel drive in a towing situation
*We recommend that participants should have completed TLIC2025 or an equivalent 4WD driver training course.=

MSMRVG201 - Tow a recreational vehicle safely

 

UTILITY VEHICLES

 

AHCMOM216 - Operate side by side utility vehicles
Vehicles can be supplied for training

AHCMOM217 - Operate quad bikes
Vehicles can be supplied for training

 

CHAINSAW

FWPCOT2239 - Trim and cut felled trees
Saws and safety gear supplied for training

FWPCOT2237 - Maintain chainsaws
Saws and safety gear supplied for training

AHCMOM213 - Operate and maintain chainsaws
Saws and safety gear supplied for training

 

WINCH

WINCH - Safe electric winch operation workshop.
Course includes maintenance and scenario training.

 

Certificates and statements of attainment are issued within 30 days of successful completion of the course.