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SSV Operator Induction

SSV Induction Course requirements

The purpose of this course is to help you develop the skills and knowledge to safely and effectively operate an All Terrain Vehicle (ATV). The course involves a number of incorporated practical activities to develop your operating skills. To ensure the safety of operators and bystanders, you are required to successfully perform each practical task before being permitted to continue on to the next activity.

What qualifications or prerequisites do I need?

  • Qualifications - No specific qualifications
  • Prerequisites - Australian car drivers license

Course outcomes:

By the end of the course, you will have the following SSV knowledge:

  • Prepare an ATV vehicle for operational response, including
  • - Understanding personal protective equipment requirements
  • - Understanding the vehicle controls
  • - Maintaining the vehicle by completing pre and post operational checks
  • - Loading vehicle safely with appropriate rescue equipment
  • - Understanding relevant laws, regulations and guidelines


Each course schedule can vary depending on trainer and facility availability. Specific schedules will be issued for each course.

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