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Heavy Vehicle Driving Operations Skill Set

State ID AE871
Get your HR, HC or MC license — FEE FREE*!

How would you like to get your career as a heavy vehicle driver in the road transport industry trucking along? Or maybe you'd like to build on the skills you already have, to open up more job opportunities?

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people working on strapping a load down on a truck

This course remains FEE FREE in 2024! The course fees are 100 per cent subsidised by the WA State Government for WA residents.

Some eligibility conditions apply for the free training, and other fees may apply for some courses. Please see the FAQs on our Skills Ready page for further information.

* Please note that eligibility requirements apply to some of the free training.

This skill set is related to the Skills Ready program. Other skill sets can be found on our Courses (opens in a new tab) page, using the Refine course results>Study mode filters.

CampusesAlbany. Collie.

When All year round.

Study Mode On Campus.

The Heavy Vehicle Driving Operations skill set provides participants real, hands-on experience. 

In this training program you will learn how to:

  • follow work health and safety procedures;
  • carry out inspection of trucks and trailers;
  • secure, load and unload cargo of goods;
  • apply work fatigue management strategies;
  • understanding chain of responsibility. 

The driving instruction training component of the program is conducted in a range of conditions and locations, with coaching from qualified and experienced drivers.

Students will be able to obtain a Forklift License on the successful completion of this course

Subject to meeting the Department of Transport (DoT) licensing requirements, participants may apply for either a Heavy Rigid, Heavy Combination or Multi Combination Class Vehicle drivers licence. Participants will also need to meet DoT's eligibility requirements.(opens in a new tab) (opens in a new tab)

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All year round, 2024

Details

When All year round, 2024
Where Albany
How On Campus

Units

Core  
National ID Unit title
TLIA1001 Secure cargo
TLIB0002 Carry out vehicle inspection
TLID0015 Load and unload goods/cargo
TLIF0009 Ensure the safety of transport activities (Chain of Responsibility)
TLIF0025 Follow work health and safety procedures
TLIF2010 Apply fatigue management strategies
TLILIC0003 Licence to operate a forklift truck
Elective  
National ID Unit title
TLIC3004 Drive heavy rigid vehicle
TLIC3005 Drive heavy combination vehicle
TLIC4006 Drive multi-combination vehicle

Details

When All year round, 2024
Where Collie
How Heavy Vehicle Driving Operations Skill Set

Units

Core  
National ID Unit title
TLIA1001 Secure cargo
TLIB0002 Carry out vehicle inspection
TLID0015 Load and unload goods/cargo
TLIF0009 Ensure the safety of transport activities (Chain of Responsibility)
TLIF0025 Follow work health and safety procedures
TLIF2010 Apply fatigue management strategies
TLILIC0003 Licence to operate a forklift truck
Elective  
National ID Unit title
TLIC3004 Drive heavy rigid vehicle
TLIC3005 Drive heavy combination vehicle
TLIC4006 Drive multi-combination vehicle

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