Why Choose Harness?

Harness is a leader in safety training and a major player in labour hire across a diverse range of mid-high risk environments and industries. With over a decade of operation, zero non-conformance issues since our inception as a Registered Training Organisation, we now train over 8,000 personnel each year – consistently supplying our clients with compliant, well-trained and safe employees. Through our rigorous training and passionate instructors, it is our vision to prevent fatalities and injuries, minimise down-time and reduce associated costs to individuals, to families, and to businesses.

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Date Time Location Available Spaces Cost
28 October 2020 08:00 am - 04:30 pm BRISBANE 0
30 October 2020 08:00 am - 04:30 pm BRISBANE 3
6 November 2020 08:00 am - 04:30 pm BRISBANE 2
11 November 2020 08:00 am - 04:30 pm BRISBANE 3
20 November 2020 08:00 am - 04:30 pm BRISBANE 2
25 November 2020 08:00 am - 04:30 pm BRISBANE 2
4 December 2020 08:00 am - 04:30 pm BRISBANE 3
9 December 2020 08:00 am - 04:30 pm BRISBANE 3
18 December 2020 08:00 am - 04:30 pm BRISBANE 3
Date Time Location Available Spaces Cost
30 October 2020 08:00 am - 04:30 pm TOOWOOMBA 1
3 November 2020 08:00 am - 04:30 pm TOOWOOMBA 2
6 November 2020 08:00 am - 04:30 pm TOOWOOMBA 2
13 November 2020 08:00 am - 04:30 pm TOOWOOMBA 3
17 November 2020 08:00 am - 04:30 pm TOOWOOMBA 2
20 November 2020 08:00 am - 04:30 pm TOOWOOMBA 3
27 November 2020 08:00 am - 04:30 pm TOOWOOMBA 3
1 December 2020 08:00 am - 04:30 pm TOOWOOMBA 3
4 December 2020 08:00 am - 04:30 pm TOOWOOMBA 3
11 December 2020 08:00 am - 04:30 pm TOOWOOMBA 3
15 December 2020 08:00 am - 04:30 pm TOOWOOMBA 6
18 December 2020 08:00 am - 04:30 pm TOOWOOMBA 3

Introduction:

Finding the right 4WD training course for your employees can be challenging. You need a comprehensive course with the right mix of classroom information and practical off road training. Harness employs 4WD trainers from multiple industry sectors to ensure specialised and contextualised training. 

This allows our students to walk away feeling adequately trained to operate vehicles int he field reducing the risks of accidents. It's time for you to experience a 4WD course that gives you both theoretical and practical knowledge that will directly affect your safety and performance. 
 
At Harness we believe in providing an Adult Learning environment. This means that we take into consideration a trainee’s experience and employment history to better ascertain learning requirements.
 
The course covers techniques to adapt driving to suit road conditions, adhere to general four-wheel driving principles and basic roadside recovery.

Learning Outcomes:

  • PMASUP236
  • RIIVEH201D

Learning Methods:

The mode of delivery for this course is face to face in a classroom environment as well as significant practical elements outside of the classroom. 

In the delivery of this course, our trainers focus on providing an individualised adult learning environment that considers the learner’s experience and employment history. 

Theory is presented in a supportive learner centered environment designed to provide functional theoretical knowledge that is directly applicable to real world tasks.

Learning materials provided include the Harness student handbook and participants will be advised in advance of attending the course if there are any materials to be provided by them.

The assessment for this course has been designed to assess the individual to the Australian Qualification Framework, relevant Training Package, Australian and Industry expectations, as well as Commonwealth and State Legislation. 
 

Course Content

Throughout the Harness Operate Vehicles in the Field 4WD training focusses on 6 key areas to ensure you are adequately trained in all the skills necessary to Operate Vehicles in the Field. 

Preparing the 4WD vehicle and securing loads: 
  • This looks at vehicle familiarisation, pre-start checks to note and rectify defects, secure loads both internally and externally in the vehicle.
Undertake journey management
  • Route familiarisation and planning 
  • Obtain relevant authorisations prior to leaving 
  • Monitor driving and vehicle conditions 
  • Establishing communication channels to ensure journey status 
Operating the Vehicle
  • Driving on various terrains utilising both 2WD and 4WD functions of the vehicle
  • Carry out defensive driving techniques
  • Drive to suit road conditions
Finalise journey
  • Communication channels to ensure a successful conclusion of the journey 
  • Reporting on faults and unsecuring any loads
Recover vehicle
  • Jump starts, operate recovery equipment and execute various recovery techniques, changing a wheel etc. 
Maintain vehicle safety 
  • Ensuring appropriate speeds are kept, seat belts are worn, vehicle restrictions and other requirements 



 

Contact us on  1800 HARNESS ( 61 7 3292 0700) or email admin@harnessenergy.com.au today to find out more!

You can view our terms and conditions and student handbook here before making a decision to train with us.

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