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Advanced 4x4 Off Road Driving : 2 Day

 

Designed for drivers who are required to drive 4x4 vehicles off-road as an integral part of their job, this course provides a thorough grounding in the principles and practice of off-road 4x4 driving, including:

 

  • Preparing drivers for the challenges and potential dangers of driving off-road, and the strengths and weaknesses of the common types of four wheel drive systems
  • Providing the opportunity to practice off-road driving techniques in a controlled environment
  • Introducing journey planning concepts
  • Reviewing current legislation for driving off-road

 

If required, a LANTRA Awards or RoSPA certificate of training can be issued on successful completion of the course.

 

Course Contents

 

Day 1:

 

  • Interactive workshop on the types of 4x4 systems available, safety considerations, vehicle and journey preparation, and the principles of negotiating typical off-road terrain
  • Practical off road driving tuition including a short drive with a trainer to assess the driver’s strengths and weaknesses. The trainer will review the driver’s performance, identify opportunities to improve their skill and strengthen their technique
  • Vehicle familiarisation and safety checks
  • Behind the wheel driving practice
  • Evening study and discussion

 

Day 2:

 

  • Presentation recap on 4x4 theory and principles
  • Behind the wheel driving practice
  • Individual debrief and assessment

 

This course can be tailored to tackle different terrains and surfaces, if required.