VR06 - Transporters (light vehicle recovery)

Description

The use of transporters to carry out routine light vehicle recoveries. Operators will be able to identify the different types of transporters and their technical features.

Theory

  • Health and safety as it applies to transporters
  • Types of transporters, their performance and advantages
  • Loading procedures using a fixed bed transporter
  • Loading procedures using a slide bed transporter
  • Equipment checks, hazards loading and unloading the casualty vehicle

Practical Skill Instruction

  • Demonstrate successfully the deployment and use of the equipment. The loading, transporting and unloading of the casualty vehicle
Module/course code
Module/course name
Transporters (light vehicle recovery)
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
Instructor requirements