Quad bike handling

$2 Million Quad Bike Safety Rebate Program

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: $475 (GST-free) weekdays or $535 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.


This course is mapped to the national unit of competency, AHCMOM212 - 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.


Contact us to register your interest in this course.

Other dates and locations are available on demand.

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