Course Overview

Our training course provides you with the skills and knowledge required to safely operate quad bikes including undertaking pre-start checks and shut down procedures. The unit applies to individuals who operate quad bikes to undertake routine work under general supervision with limited autonomy and accountability.

Course Outline: 

  • recognise and control hazards and risks
  • ride safely on different ground surfaces and slopes and in varying conditions
  • maintain your bike and complete operational checks
  • use attachments and keeping within maximum loads specific to the manufacturer’s manual
  • match vehicle operation to the conditions that may be encountered
  • identify hazards, make sound assessments of your own limitations, the limitations of the quad bike, as well as the terrain to be ridden.
  • Assisting with loading and unloading onto a trailer

  • Parking and securing quad bike

Course Inclusions:

  • Training will be conducted by one of our experienced trainer / assessors who have resource industry currency and supported by a strong knowledge of relevant legislation, regulations and industry standards.

  • Practical and theoretical activities drive the training experience to ensure that the training is engaging, interesting and relevant.

  • 1 day of training. Up to 6 trainees per course. A typical course runs from 07:30-15:30

Participants must

Be at least 16 years of age

Equipment requirements

For our site, we supply all the equipment for the course.

If we come to you, it’s the student’s responsibility to have a front-end loader and site to operate the Wheel Loader on.

For our public courses at our purpose-built training facility trainees must provide:



Appropriate clothing, closed-in footwear.


Students who are assessed as competent will receive a Statement of Attainment recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework. This certification is nationally recognised. The Statement is issued by Australian Operator Training (RTO 41351).

National units of competency

AHCMOM217 – Operate Quad Bikes

Course Duration

1 day (8 hours)


$525.00 pp for public courses.

For group bookings outside our public course schedule or at your location, please contact our office on 07 49822541