If you are the driver of a vehicle or have contributed to the loading and unloading of a vehicle you have a duty of care to others on the road to ensure the load is restrained correctly and safely.
This course aims to give you the necessary skills, knowledge and techniques to secure various types of loads in accordance with the National Transport Commission, Australian Standards and industry best practice standards.
Candidates will learn:
- applicable legislation and responsibility;
- relevant forces and loading;
- load distribution and correct placement;
- restraint systems, their use and limitations incl. WLL deration;
- securing methods;
- hitches and bends;
- dangerous goods;
- oversized loads; and,
- personal and others health and safety.
Verification of Competency
Load Restraint Verification of Competencies can be delivered on-site and at our training facility. For more information, please contact the facility, or view our VOC page.
Upon successful completion, participants will be awarded with a Statement of Completion.
Please refer to our Refund Policy
For further information about onsite training for this course, email firstname.lastname@example.org or you can contact us on 1300 700 080 or Apply Online.
Load Restraint Training requires a Unique Student Identifier (USI) , you can still complete the training without a USI, though Site Skills Training is unable to provide you with your completion certificate until you provided us with your USI. To apply for a free USI visit the USI website or contact our facility.
Those who load and unload trucks, trailers and utes as part of their job role – including truck drivers, couriers, forklift operators and despatch workers
Units of Competency
- TLIA1001 - Secure cargo
- TLID2004 - Load and unload goods/cargo