Who Should Attend
This course is designed for anyone wishing to undertake trailer shunting off road who does not hold a relevant Cat C or C+E licence.
To provide delegates with a thorough understanding of the hazards and risks associated with incorrect procedures when coupling and uncoupling and reversing with trailers or vehicles of varying sizes. To have a working knowledge of various manoeuvring techniques of the vehicle.
A high proportion of hands-on demonstration and practical exercises, supplemented with classroom briefing sessions and tutorials.
This course can be delivered using your own vehicle and trailer or COTS can supply our own Arctic unit, trailer and training area.
Conduct pre-operational checks
Functions of the vehicle
To locate and identify the major components of the vehicle and trailer and explain their functions
Changes in laden and unladen vehicle and trailer characteristics
Demonstrate work related tasks
Safe coupling and uncoupling procedures
Post work checks