ATV (Quad bikes) Training

ATV (Quad bikes) Training

BORDA’s standard for training ATV operators. The objective is to equip drivers/riders with the very latest skills and knowledge to operate an ATV in off highway conditions for work and private use.

Training Levels
BORDA recognises 4 levels of ATV (Quad bikes) Training:

Basic

  • For operating ATVs on mild gradients with reasonable traction. CP 9993 Units 1 – 4
  • Course duration around half day

 

Standard

  • For operating ATVs on moderate gradients with reasonable traction CP 9993 Units 1 – 5
  • Basic Level must be completed prior to attempting the Standard Level
  • Course duration around one day

 

Higher

 

  • For operating ATVs on steep gradients where traction may be lost. CP9993 Units 1-6
  • Basic and Standard Levels must be completed before attempting Higher Level
  • Requires good competence at Standard Level and involves advanced techniques in higher-risk situations
  • Course duration around two days

 

Loads and Implements

  • For operating ATVs with loads and towing equipment CP9993 Units 7 & 8
  • Can be added to any level, course duration around half day
  • BORDA’s recommended maximum gradients to operate an unloaded ATV assuming reasonable grip and run out areas: straight ascent / descent 30 degrees. Side slope 20 degrees: SUBJECT to manufacturers limits of operation
  • Always refer to manufacturer’s handbook for specific operational limits which will overrule advice given in CP9993

 

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