On 1 October 2018, the Heavy Vehicle National Law (HVNL) was amended to provide that EVERY PARTY in the heavy vehicle transport supply chain has a duty to ensure the safety of their transport activities.
The loading and unloading of plant from a transporter must be handled carefully to ensure the safety of workers in the area and the integrity of the plant. This course covers preparing plant for loading, including applicable permits and securing the equipment. You will go through the process of moving plant and unloading it safely.
This course further includes the non-accredited module of restraining plant and equipment.
Loading for Transport (Load Restraint Guide)
• General Principles of Load Restraint
• Restraining Loads on Vehicles
Calculating Restraint Requirements
• Securing Equipment
• Types of restraint
• Lashing points
• Loads secured using correct load restraint
This course is one (1) day.
ALL LEARNERS WILL BE REQUIRED TO PROVIDE PHOTOGRAPHIC IDENTIFICATION UPON ARRIVING FOR THEIR COURSE
Entrants will need to hold a ticket in the piece of plant equipment you will be loading.
Entrants will need a level of language and literacy skills to enable them to meet the requirements of the course. Civil Train recommends year 10 school completion or equivalent as a guide to the level required for short courses.
Language. Literacy and Numeracy skills required for this course include:
• Identifying and interpreting relevant information from workplace procedures, documentation, legislation and regulations
• Identifying and comprehending relevant mathematical information in relation to equipment operating capacities
This course is delivered and assessed face to face.
There are theory and practical training and assessment components to the course.
Public courses are scheduled frequently in Adelaide.
Civil Train can come to your worksite to deliver training to a group of employees – please contact the office for a quote.
Please refer to our Fees Schedule for current fees and subsidies.
Please refer to our Fees and Refunds Policy for terms and conditions.
A CIVIL TRAIN TEAM MEMBER WILL CONTACT YOU WITHIN 24 HOURS OF YOUR ENQUIRY.