VR09 - Ancillary Equipment (motorcycle recovery)


The use of ancillary equipment to aid in the recovery of motorcycles. In this module recovery operators learn about the different types of ancillary equipment and the operating procedures used to safely recover motorcycles.


  • Health and safety as it applies to motorcycle recovery
  • Introduction to the types of equipment used to recover motorcycles
  • Using purpose built recovery vehicles
  • Using purpose built trailers
  • Recovery using wheel cradles

Practical Skill Instruction

  • Demonstrate successfully the recovery of a motorcycle, loading, transporting and unloading of the casualty vehicle
Module/course code
Module/course name
Ancillary Equipment (motorcycle recovery)
Module/course type
Motorcycle Modules
Duration (full course)
4 hours
Duration (refresher course)
2 hours
Combined course?
DCPC accreditation