This unit covers the operation of multi-combination vehicles in the resources and infrastructure industries. It includes preparing for operations, coupling and uncoupling trailers, conducting vehicle checks, supervising the loading and unloading of goods and materials, steering, manoeuvring and positioning a vehicle, managing engine power, monitoring and anticipating traffic and road conditions, monitoring vehicle efficiency, parking and securing the vehicle, and carrying out post-operational activities. Licensing, legislative, regulatory and certification requirements that apply to this unit can vary between states, territories, and industry sectors.
This Multi Combination Vehicle Course unit is appropriate for those working in an operational role at worksites within:
– Civil construction – Coal mining -Drilling
– Extractive industries – Metalliferous mining
Total number of hours: 40