Drive Heavy Combination Vehicle

RIIVEH303E

This unit describes a participant’s skills and knowledge required to drive heavy combination vehicle in the Resources and Infrastructure Industries.
This unit is appropriate for those working in supervisory and technical specialist roles.

Course Overview

RIIVEH303E – Drive Heavy Combination Vehicle

Course Details

This unit describes a participant’s skills and knowledge required to drive heavy combination 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.

Course Topics:

Access, interpret and apply vehicle haulage documentation and ensure the work activity is compliant
Obtain, read, interpret and clarify/confirm work requirements, such as shift briefings/handover details/work orders before proceeding
Access, interpret and apply available information about site conditions required to complete the allocated work in accordance with site procedures
Prepare vehicle records and carry out log-on procedures
Resolve coordination activities with others prior to commencement of, and during, the work activity
Carry out pre-start, start-up, park-up and shutdown procedures
Attach ancillary attachments to the articulated vehicle
Operate articulated vehicle with and without ancillary attachments
Manage engine power, ensure efficiency of vehicle movement, minimise strain to the engine and drive line
Recognise and respond to hazardous and emergency situations
Complete work activity within the operating capacity of the articulated vehicle
Carry out coupling and uncoupling trailer
Check prime mover and trailer
Carry out equipment inspections and fault finding
Carry out routine operational servicing, lubrication and housekeeping tasks
Carry out minor maintenance
Provide operator support during preparation for, and conduct of, major maintenance tasks
Process written records and reports

You may be required to complete a Language, Literacy, and Numeracy (LLN) indicator prior to enrolling.

If you have any concerns regarding the literacy or numeracy requirements, please contact student.services@civilsafety.edu.au for advice.

Your Training Options

TRAINING OPTIONS We conduct all our courses on a regular basis. Click the enquire button and enter your preferred dates and we will get back to with dates that suit you. The candidate or the employer must give access to a suitable vehicle to conduct the training. The vehicle must be in good operation and safe condition and meet with manufacturer guidelines and specifications. Failure to supply a suitable vehicle will result in hire charges and possible delay.

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