Mass and Load Restraint Awareness
Duration: 1.5 hours (approximately)
Mode of delivery:
- Face to face
- Remote via video conferencing
- Group booking (4+ people) – $1000*^
- Individuals – $250
*Course available at your preferred location for group bookings
^additional charges apply outside metropolitan areas.
Class size: Up to 16 people
A correctly loaded vehicle is critical in ensuring the safety of the driver and other road users.
This course has been designed for participants with little to no knowledge in the subject. Participants will be provided with theory and concepts of how to secure a load to a vehicle, including the mass limits, legislation, and the relationship it has with Chain of Responsibility.
Practical training using load restraint equipment is not part of the original course offering; however, it may be negotiated on request providing load restraint resources are made available.
- Roles and responsibility under Chain of Responsibility
- Weight limits for axles
- Vehicle dimensions (length/width)
- Friction coefficient
- Restraint methods (direct, tie-down etc.)
- Load distribution
- Lashing angles
- Restraint types
- Load shift
Who should attend:
- Truck drivers
- Transport site managers/supervisors
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