NSW Quad Bike Safety Improvement Program

The NSW Quad Bike Safety Improvement Program was launched in July 2016 offering eligible farmers and their workers rebates in implementing safety measures around the use of quad bikes on farms.

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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:Free if eligible - Check if you are eligible (PDF, 365.35 KB)
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, AHCMOM212 - Operate quad bikes.


What to do next

If you are eligible for the training, you can register your interest below.

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Once you have registered, nominating your preferred region for training, you will be contacted by Tocal College to discuss training in your area.


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South Coast 19th Feb 2018

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South Coast

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19th Feb 2018 - 23rd Feb 2018

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South Coast 26th Feb 2018

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South Coast

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26th Feb 2018 - 2nd Mar 2018

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Walcha 18th Mar 2018

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Walcha

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18th Mar 2018 (all day)

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Cootamundra - Cowra Area 19th Mar 2018

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Cootamundra - Cowra Area

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19th Mar 2018 - 23rd Mar 2018

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Oxley Island 21st Mar 2018

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Oxley Island

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21st Mar 2018

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Wauchope 21st Mar 2018

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Wauchope

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21st Mar 2018

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Gloucester 22nd Mar 2018

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Gloucester

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22nd Mar 2018

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Cootamundra - Cowra Area 26th Mar 2018

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Cootamundra - Cowra Area

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26th Mar 2018 - 29th Mar 2018

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Wagga Wagga /Albury Area 3rd Apr 2018

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Wagga Wagga /Albury Area

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3rd Apr 2018 - 6th Apr 2018

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Wagga Wagga /Albury Area 10th Apr 2018

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Wagga Wagga /Albury Area

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10th Apr 2018 - 13th Apr 2018

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Armidale 23rd Apr 2018

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Armidale

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23rd Apr 2018 (all day)

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Armidale 23rd Apr 2018

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Armidale

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23rd Apr 2018 (all day)

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Glen Innes 24th Apr 2018

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Glen Innes

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24th Apr 2018

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Gunnedah 26th Apr 2018

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Gunnedah

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26th Apr 2018 (all day)

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Narrabri 27th Apr 2018

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Narrabri

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27th Apr 2018

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Narrabri 28th Apr 2018

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Narrabri

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28th Apr 2018

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Gunnedah 29th Apr 2018

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Gunnedah

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29th Apr 2018 (all day)

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Deniliquin/Jerilderie/Finley Area 30th Apr 2018

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Deniliquin/Jerilderie/Finley Area

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30th Apr 2018 - 4th May 2018

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Deniliquin/Jerilderie/Finley Area 7th May 2018

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Deniliquin/Jerilderie/Finley Area

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7th May 2018 - 11th May 2018

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Tamworth 14th May 2018

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Tamworth

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14th May 2018

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Coonamble 15th May 2018

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Coonamble

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15th May 2018

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Walgett 16th May 2018

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Walgett

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16th May 2018

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Brewarrina 17th May 2018

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Brewarrina

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17th May 2018

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Bourke 18th May 2018

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Bourke

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18th May 2018

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Nyngan 19th May 2018

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Nyngan

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19th May 2018

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Gilgandra 20th May 2018

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Gilgandra

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20th May 2018

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Trangie/Narromine/Dubbo areas 25th Jun 2018

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Trangie/Narromine/Dubbo areas

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25th Jun 2018 - 29th Jun 2018

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Trangie/Narromine/Dubbo areas 2nd Jul 2018

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Trangie/Narromine/Dubbo areas

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2nd Jul 2018 - 6th Jul 2018

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Hillston/Griffith areas 23rd Jul 2018

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Hillston/Griffith areas

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23rd Jul 2018 - 27th Jul 2018

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Broken Hill/Wentworth area 13th Aug 2018

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Broken Hill/Wentworth area

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13th Aug 2018 - 17th Aug 2018

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Broken Hill/Wentworth area 20th Aug 2018

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Broken Hill/Wentworth area

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20th Aug 2018 - 24th Aug 2018

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Orange/Bathurst area 3rd Sep 2018

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Orange/Bathurst area

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3rd Sep 2018 - 7th Sep 2018

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Orange/Bathurst area 10th Sep 2018

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Orange/Bathurst area

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10th Sep 2018 - 14th Sep 2018

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Wilcannia/Ivanhoe area 1st Oct 2018

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Wilcannia/Ivanhoe area

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1st Oct 2018 - 5th Oct 2018

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Leeton area 5th Nov 2018

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Leeton area

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5th Nov 2018 - 9th Nov 2018

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