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|Course Name:||Operate tractors|
|Description:||This course provides participants with relevant and comprehensive training in order to equip those participating with the skills and knowledge to operate a tractor with or without attached equipment.
Participants are required to carry out pre-start and post-start checks of a tractor and demonstrate operating techniques in accordance with Workplace Health and Safety legislative requirements and standards.
Elements of Unit of Competence:
Tractor and attached equipment faults or malfunctions are identified and reported for repair according to enterprise requirements.
Complete and check tractor operation
Teaching strategy: Lectures, demonstrations, student workbooks, various handouts, practical training.
Method of assessment: Oral / written tests, multiple choice questions, short answer questions, verbal questions, practical exercises. Participants must perform pre-start checks correctly and operate the tractor/implement efficiently and safely in order to demonstrate competence. Competency requires the application of work practices under work conditions. Selection and use of resources for some worksites may differ due to the regional or enterprise circumstances.
Entry requirements: Participants will need to meet the age requirements as stated in relevant Government regulations or industrial awards, and will need to demonstrate the physical and psychological capacity to operate a tractor safely.
Student numbers: 8 per class (nominal).
Attendance: Participants must attend all sessions to achieve competence.
Trainer/s: Our instructors are appropriately qualified and have recognised teaching qualifications including Workplace Assessor.
|Units:||AHCMOM202 Operate tractors|
|Duration:||1 Day - course duration may depend on course numbers, experience and performance of participants.|
|Prerequisites:||Participants will need to meet the age requirements as stated in relevant Government regulations or industrial awards, and will need to demonstrate the physical and psychological capacity to operate a tractor.|
|Qualification:||Statement of Attainment|
|Outcomes:||On completion of this unit, participants are able to safely operate a tractor, carry out basic maintenance, clean and store equipment according to enterprise standards (Your workplace).|
|Notes:||Participants are required to wear/bring their own steel capped boots.|