VR06 - Transporters (CRS1116-540)

Description

VR06 covers using light transporter recovery units when carrying out routine removal procedures on cars, car derived vans and light commercial vehicles up to 3500kg GVM. This module also covers the safety requirements associated with the use of light transporter recovery units.

Learning Outcomes

• Health and safety requirements applicable to transporter recovery units

• Variations and performance features of transporter recovery units

• Equipment and vehicle checks required with transporter recovery units

• Calculating winch power required using resistance calculations

• Loading and unloading procedure of; a fixed bed light transporter recovery unit, a

slidebed light transporter recovery unit (incl SLA units), a multi deck light transporter

recovery unit

• Transporting procedure and potential hazards

Practical Outcome

• The student will be able to demonstrate the preparation, loading and unloading a

casualty vehicle using a transporter. Students are also required to manoeuvre

the recovery vehicle and casualty as directed by the instructor/assessor

Module/course code
VR06
Module/course name
Transporters (CRS1116-540)
Module/course type
Light Recovery
Duration (full course)
14 hours
Duration (refresher course)
7 hours
Combined course?
No
DCPC accreditation
Yes
DCPC course number
CRS 1116-540