VR20 - Recovery Appliance Equipment (heavy vehicle recovery)
A highly specialised course in the use of rotating and fixed boom equipment for heavy vehicle recovery. It is only recommended for operators that are fully trained, highly skilled and experienced in heavy vehicle recovery.
Given the dangers involved plus the knowledge and experience required to safely deploy and use rotating recovery equipment inexperienced operators are discouraged from taking this module.
Covers all aspects of a recovery using rotating and fixed boom recovery equipment and the operator’s knowledge and ability to use the equipment are tested throughout the module. Practical skills and theory knowledge are continually assessed as certification for this module cannot be gained by assessment only.
It is a pre-requirement for all trainees taking this module to have a broad understanding of heavy recovery and all the laws governing the use of the equipment and the vehicles they relate to.
Practical Skill Instruction and Assessment
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