Coronavirus modified course

4WD Course Darwin Two (2) Day

$599 per person

This course will prepare you for defensive off road four wheel driving in the Darwin area and all remote driving in the Northern Territory.  Our trainers are experienced in both Top End and Central Australian driving conditions. Fun and safe accredited training that will set you and your employees up the challenges of bush travelling.  Go to Covid 19 Safety Plan

4WD Course Darwin Two (2) Day

This course is nationally recognised throughout Australia

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This course will be run on the following dates.

26 October 2020
8.30am - 26 & 27 October 8.30am - 6 Steele St. Winnellie
5 Places Available

23 November 2020
8.30am - 23 & 24 November 8.30am - 6 Steele St. Winnellie
10 Places Available

About the course

The training will prepare you for driving off road in a 4WD vehicle in Northern Territory conditions.

Learn key skills in driving a four wheel drive vehicle and off road defensive driving.  Our Nationally Accredited two (2) day four wheel drive training course is 80% practical and 20% theory.  The courses are limited to ten (10) students per course and each student must bring a 4X4 vehicle.  Complete our booking inquiry form, or give us a call, to discuss your four wheel drive training requirements.  

The video below gives you a good idea of water crossings.

Check out the full scope of units we offer.

What will I learn?

This two (2) day 4WD course covers the practical and theory of:

  • Water crossings (theory during dry season)
  • Corrugated roads
  • Driving vehicles in sand and mud
  • Tyre changing and inspection
  • Fatigue hazards and solutions
  • Vehicle pre-start check
  • Defensive driving and low risk
  • Animal awareness
  • Emergency braking
  • Hazards of high speed driving
  • Low range & high range
  • Vehicle recovery
  • Electric winch recovery
  • Hand winch recovery
  • Hazards of snatch strap
  • Driving with road trains and other large vehicles
  • Road fatalities
  • Minimising vehicle rollovers
  • Hubs & center differential lock
  • Employee’s responsibilities under the Workplace Health and Safety Act (duty of care)

The unit of competency is: FWPFGM3215 Perform complex 4X4 operation.