AHCMOM216 Operate Side by Side Utlitiy Vehicles
This unit of competency describes the skills and knowledge required to safely operate a side by side utility vehicle including undertaking pre-start checks and shut down procedures.
The unit applies to individuals who operate side by side utility vehicles to undertake routine work under general supervision with limited autonomy and accountability.
Vehicle must be operated according to relevant state/territory licensing authority vehicle licence requirements and regulations.
No occupational licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.
Available Units of Competency
AHCMOM216 Operate Side by Side Utility Vehicles(Elective)
Entry Requirements / Pre-Requisites
Qualification Structuring Rules
Unit: 1 Unit - AHCMOM216 Operate Side by Side Utility Vehicles
Face to face, workplace assisted and remote delivery support strategies available.
1 - 2 Days depending on student & client requirements, worksite workshop delivery linked to worksite operational employment activities supported by Trainer/Assessor visits. Each client’s requirements being considered, some homework activity and student time management will be important to ensure we maintain the volume of learning requirements on this qualification.
Assessment is facilitated by undertaken by our expert environmental instructor/s with qualifications, certifications and a background in humane, ethical, conservation and environmental management.
Cost is determined based on the individual student requirements, assessment strategy and any potential funding applicable.
As an indicative guide the following options are available with this program:
· Qld User Choice Program Eligible - No
· Qld Certificate III Guarantee Eligible Program - No
· Non-Funded Full Course Fee - $550
· RPL Assessment Fee - N/A
Full details of fees and charges are available from Ballistic Training Solutions by contacting one of our consultants to discuss your individual requirements.
On successful completion you will receive a Nationally recognised Statement of Attainment.
This program is part of the AHC 3.0 Agriculture, Horticulture and Conservation and Land Management Training Package and links to further qualifications at the Certificate II, Certificate III, Certificate IV and Diploma levels.
· Primary Producers
· Research Officers / Wildlife Officers
· Rural operators
· Conservation workers and revegetation team members
Summary of Learning & Competency Outcomes
identified hazards and risks associated with side by side utility vehicle use
identified and avoided driving surfaces, terrains and slopes that are dangerous to safe operation of side by side utility vehicles
selected and worn side by side utility vehicle helmet that is fit for purpose according to operators manual
selected, fitted and used other personal protective equipment that is required for the task
maintained personal protective equipment in suitable condition for use
unloaded the side by side utility vehicle safely and checked it is safe to use
operated and manoeuvred side by side utility vehicles in different surface and terrain conditions including uneven and sloping terrain
started, steered, manoeuvred, positioned and stopped a side by side utility vehicle in a controlled manner
selected appropriate modes of operation and applied side by side utility vehicle driver skills to assist vehicle stability
parked the side by side utility vehicle safely and checked for any damage, malfunctions or faults
loaded and secured side by side utility vehicle safely
minimised environmental impacts associated with side by side utility vehicle operation
followed industry and workplace biosecurity procedures.
Where to from here
If you are a rural operator in need of your Side by Side Utility Vehicle Certification or just looking to become more familiar with Side By Side Utility Vehicle operation and maintenance, contact the Team at Ballistic Training Today!