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Quad bike handling - PROfarm course

$2 Million Quad Bike Safety Rebate Program

The NSW Quad Bike Safety Improvement Program is offering 4 rebates that will give eligible farmers and their workers up to $500 to implement harm prevention measures in the workplace.


You may be eligible for a quad bike training course under the NSW Quad bike safety improvement training program .

Course details

Name: Quad bike handling
Description: A course for those wanting to develop their skills in the safe use of four wheeled motor bikes.
Cost: After NSW Government subsidy: $450 (GST-free) weekdays or $510 weekends.
You may be eligible for a quad bike training course under the NSW Quad bike safety improvement training program 
Course aims: To assist participants to safely and effectively operate four wheeled motor bikes and to carry out routine checks and maintenance.
Learning outcomes:
  • Identify, anticipate and control hazards by using safe riding techniques
  • Identify responsibilities under the WHS Act 2011
  • Carry out routine checks and maintenance
  • Select suitable attachments appropriate to work requirements
  • Select suitable personal protective equipment
  • Operate quad bikes in a safe and controlled manner.
Length: 1 day
Course program/structure:
  • Introduction
  • Quad bike operational hazards
  • Workplace health and safety issues
  • Quad bike design and selection
  • Basic maintenance
  • Basic quad bike operating techniques through a designated course
  • Basic quad bike operating techniques negotiating a dirt road route
  • Operating quad bikes with a range of loads attached
  • Loading, unloading and securing Quad bikes to a transport vehicle
  • Reversing a trailed implement with a quad bike
  • Periodic maintenance
  • Advanced riding techniques using slopes and rough terrain
  • Clean up quad bikes and refuel
Resources and method of delivery: Participants receive a course manual.

This course is delivered using both indoor and outdoor instruction.

Accreditation:

This course is mapped to the national unit of competency, AHCMOM212A - Operate quad bikes.

*NOTE: If you intend to use your own quad bike for this course it needs to have an approved crush protection device eg. quadbar fitted to your quad. Alternatively you may use Tocal College quads fitted with a crush protection device.

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West Wyalong 29th Mar 2017

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West Wyalong

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29th Mar 2017 8:30am-4:30pm

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Scone

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Gunnedah

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Cowra 12th Apr 2017

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Cowra

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12th Apr 2017 8:30am-4:30pm

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Coonabarabran 20th Apr 2017

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Corindi Beach 27th Apr 2017

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27th Apr 2017 (all day)

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Port Macquarie 28th Apr 2017

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Port Macquarie

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28th Apr 2017 (all day)

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Hillston 3rd May 2017

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Hillston

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3rd May 2017 8:30am-4:30pm

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Tamworth 9th May 2017

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Tamworth

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9th May 2017 (all day)

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Glen Innes 10th May 2017

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Glen Innes

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Tenterfield 11th May 2017

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Tenterfield

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Trangie

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17th May 2017 8:30am-4:30pm

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Wilcannia 31st May 2017

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Wilcannia

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31st May 2017 8:30am-4:30pm

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Hay 14th Jun 2017

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Hay

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14th Jun 2017 8:30am-4:30pm

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Yanco 28th Jun 2017

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Yanco Agricultural Institute
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28th Jun 2017 8:30am-4:30pm

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Yanco 5th Sep 2017

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Yanco Agricultural Institute
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5th Sep 2017 8:30am-4:30pm

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Yanco 14th Nov 2017

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Yanco Agricultural Institute
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14th Nov 2017 8:30am-4:30pm

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