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Please note that you must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 to attend this course
- You must be 16 years of age and have some experience operating a side by side and have ongoing access to a side by side and suitable practice environment and terrain
- You must complete a compulsory pre-training review before attending class.
Prior to your enrolment a pre-training review will be conducted with you to confirm that the course you are seeking to enrol into meets your individual needs. The link will be emailed to you upon your booking. Failure to complete the pre-training review before class will incur a $20 administration fee for a booking cancellation or transfer.
- You must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI) to enrol in an accredited course. You can apply or get more information at www.usi.gov.au.
- Photo identification (including your date of birth) must be provided at the training
PDF DownloadOperate a Side by Side Utility Vehicle Short Course.pdf
What You Learn
- Prepare a side by side for operation
- The process of operating and maintain a side by side safely, loading and unloading on to a trailer or other transport.
What You Get
Learner materials and Student Log book
Class time and practical sessions
Statement of Attainment upon successful completion of the Course in the unit AHCMOM216 Operate side by side utility vehicles
Successful completion of the units in this short course may contribute to the award of a full qualification at South West TAFE or any recognised VET provider.
Materials to Bring
Pen, Notepaper and Photo Identification (including your date of birth)
Learners will be required to provide and wear appropriate Personal Protective Equipment. - Long Pants and Steel cap boots.
This program provides training on the safe use of Side by side vehicles. It is offered as a short course for those engaged in the agricultural industry who need formal training on the safe use of Side by side vehicles for work related activities.
You must complete a compulsory pre-training review before attending class.
Prior to your enrolment a pre-training review will be conducted with you to confirm that the course you are seeking to enrol into meets your individual needs. The link will be emailed to you upon your booking. Failure to complete will incur a $20 administration fee for a booking cancellation or transfer.
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