Tractor Practical Training Course
This is an in-house based practical assessment which can be overseen by an owner, manager, SmartHS qualified assessor or competent representative of the farm or property, who have themselves completed the SmartHS course they intend to assess. The assessor must be competent on the equipment he/she is assessing.
It is highly recommended anyone who wishes to assess this practical course completes the SmartHS Assessors Course.
You can help your team to:
Find out the how and why of improving traction when using your tractor.
Learn about managing stability while using a front end loader and the rocking front axle.
Understand the many uses of independent brakes and the easy way to attach 3 pt link implements.
Set up gear splitters or draft control like contractors do.
Understand how the law affects you, checking the machinery and how to set up PTO shaft length.
You and your team members can test your knowledge of the theory, then have a crack at the practical drive examples.
Print a copy of your team member's certificates for company training records plus a life time proof of their completed course online.
You can then demonstrate safe operating workplace practices, as required by the Health and Safety at Work (HSW) Act 2015.
You can now refer to the training material 24 hrs a day to consolidate your knowledge and use for refresher training to keep up to date with changes at no extra cost.
Module One - The legal stuff
Module Two - Safety and maintenance checks
Module Three - The controls
Module Four - Safe towing
Module Five - Safe use of PTO driven implements
Module Six - Managing the dynamics of tractors, hills, stability, and attached implements
Module Seven - Most common mishaps, summary and tractor words of wisdom
General Health and Safety information
Demonstrate driving safely on flat and hill, use trailed and 3 pt link implement and operate PTO
Practical Training Course
$75.00+GST per person
The following study materials are available when you purchase this course:-
Tractor Study Practical Assessment
Download the resources for your tractor practical assessment
Demonstrate your knowledge of operating a tractor based on the information from your tractor course
Tractor Health and Safety
Understand your health and safety responsibilities
Health and Safety responsibilities are always paramount
The following assessments are available when you purchase this course:-
Tractor - Online Assessment
If you are happy that you have read and understood all of the course study material, then proceed to take the assessment. Remember you can have one device or browser for the Assessment, and another to refer to the study material.