ATV Sit Astride - Experienced Operator
One Day Course
- 280 euros€280
- Deer Hill
To comply with SI No 619 of 2021 - Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (General Application) (Amendment) (No 2) Regulations 2021, all occupational users of AtV vehicles must undergo training and wear suitable head protection. ATV’s are very versatile vehicles with a range of attachments including trailers, sprayers and spreaders, making them an effective working tool. However, even the most experienced ATV operatives can find themselves in a potentially dangerous situation and, without the correct training, serious accidents can happen. Our ATV courses have experienced instructors who will guide you through the training to ensure you can operate safely and with confidence and that the key fundamentals of driving, loading and health & safety are covered. Once the course has been completed and passed you will receive an accredited certificate of training in ATV’s, including loads and trailered equipment, Lantra accredited (FETAC Level 5) Sit-Astride ATVs training. Who is it for? Our Lantra approved sit-astride ATV including loads and trailed equipment course is for anyone who uses a sit-astride ATV as part of their work. This one-day course is for learners with experience. What will you get from it? Ø Comply with legal requirements with an emphasis on safe best practice. Ø Identify the risks associated with using a sit-astride ATV. Ø Select and use appropriate personal protective equipment (PPE). Ø Understand the main causes of accidents. Ø Identify the controls and components. Ø Understand the function of all instruments. Ø Carry out daily checks as indicated in the operator’s manual. Ø Carry out appropriate pre-start checks. Ø Identify and report any faults. Ø Start up and drive over a variety of terrain and ground conditions. Ø Carry out a ‘failed hill’ climb. Ø Carry out a risk assessment and plan the route. Ø Operate the sit-astride ATV safely on a variety of slopes and terrain. Ø Identify loading/towing capacities. Ø Drive with loads and trailed equipment. Ø Load and secure for transport on the road (if appropriate). Ø Understand legal and practical requirements for travelling on the public road. Ø Identify track profile and weight transfer. Ø Load and unload machine from trailer/lorry.
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