RIIVEH305E Operate and maintain a four wheel drive vehicle


This course includes training to operate and maintain four-wheel drive vehicles, involving identifying terms and techniques, planning for minimal environmental impact, using the features to drive in a variety of terrain types, recovery and performing maintenance and minor repairs.


Target Audience:

This course is intended for any person who is required to undertake operating and maintaining a four wheel drive vehicle as part of their duties.

This unit may also be appropriate for any person working in an operational role at work sites within civil construction, coal mining, drilling, extractive industries and metalliferous industries.

RIIVEH201D Operate light vehicle can be added as an additional unit of competency within the 1-day four wheel drive course at a cost of $270 (total fee of $720). Please contact us if you would like to include this unit with your training.

Pre-requisite: The participant must have a current and valid drivers licence to perform the practical activities and assessment.

Learning Outcomes:

  • Know and understand relevant workplace health and safety legislation, standards and codes of practice.
  • Identification of four-wheel drive specific terms, terminology and techniques.
  • Planning for minimal environmental impact.
  • Performing pre-departure checks.
  • Use four-wheel drive.
  • Performing maintenance and minor repairs on four-wheel drive vehicles.

Learning Methods:

Delivery option 1: 1-day face-to-face training sessions and final assessment. Delivery length may vary dependent on client needs.
Delivery option 2: Initial enrolment, induction and logbook issue to learn while operating under the supervision of an experienced operator, and final assessment. Onsite delivery available.  
(Enquire below for more details about option 2)

Program Benefits:

  • Participants will be issued with a Statement of Attainment upon successful completion of the unit of competency.


Upcoming Workshops

Name Date Time Location Available Spaces Cost
RIIVEH305E Operate and maintain a four wheel drive vehicle 26 April 2019 09:00 am - 04:00 pm Cnr Bowen & Spencer Street, ROMA, QLD 4455 6 $450.00
RIIVEH305E Operate and maintain a four wheel drive vehicle 8 May 2019 08:00 am - 04:00 pm 46-48 Croft Crescent TOOWOOMBA 7 $450.00