This unit of competency describes the outcomes required to perform complex four-wheel drive (4×4) vehicle operations, including operations over rugged terrain and water crossings.
The unit applies to those who operate a four-wheel drive-in forest and timber processing environments. Licensing, legislative, regulatory, or certification requirements apply to this unit in some states and territories at the time of publication and may differ according to jurisdiction.
A person demonstrating competency in this unit must satisfy all of the elements, performance criteria and foundation skills of this unit. If a specific volume or frequency is not stated below, then evidence must be provided that the following requirements have been performed on at least one occasion:
A person competent in this unit must be able to demonstrate knowledge of:
The following resources must be made available:
Competency is to be assessed in the workplace or a simulated environment that accurately reflects performance in a real workplace setting.
This course is delivered over one 8-hour day. The course is run with a candidate to assessor ratio of 3-1. The course includes the following:
Two-hour PowerPoint presentation covering:
This is followed by a one hour written exam on the theory content.
The practical element of this course includes the following: