The Secure Cargo course is aimed at drivers in the transport industry who are required as part of their day to day duties to secure loads to the vehicles they drive.
The course gives participants the skills and knowledge required of a heavy vehicle operator when undertaking the task of loading and unloading goods/cargo and securing goods/cargo for transport.
This course is aimed at drivers of heavy vehicles, who are required to load and unload goods/cargo as well as secure goods/cargo for transport. It provides these operators with the basic safety principles that should be followed to ensure the safe carriage of loads.
The loading and unloading course covers both practical and theoretical elements of load security, and is designed to give participants the knowledge and skills required to safely secure their cargo in accordance with the National Load Restraint Guide.
There is no mandatory licence associated with this course. However, training your workforce on your safety systems and procedures is a legal requirement, including correct loading and unloading techniques and security of cargo.
The Secure Cargo course takes approximately 3-6 hours depending on class size and individual’s prior knowledge and experience.
On successful completion of this program, participants will receive the nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for:
TLIA1001 Secure Cargo
TLID0015 Load and unload goods/cargo