For a preview of the 4WD Adventure Park, check out the review from the team at Channel Seven's SA Weekender when they visited in early November here

Operated by Follow Me 4WD, the 4WD Short Course is designed for drivers to learn about Four-Wheel-Driving in theory and practical sessions including the use of your own 4WD in a safe environment with nationally accredited instructors. The course outline includes;

  • Perform pre-operational vehicle checks
  • Change a wheel on a 4WD vehicle sited on uneven ground
  • Stall/key start recovery downhill forward and reverse
  • Implement minimal environmental impact practices
  • Operate a 4WD vehicle competently in off-highway conditions including;
    • Up and down steep declines
    • Correct range, gears and techniques
    • Through muddy terrain and ditches
    • Across side slope involving irregular terrain
    • Irregular sandy terrain
    • Through water and along dry and wet dirt roads
  • Use a single snatch strap and MaxTrax to recover a vehicle
  • Operate a 4WD vehicle giving due regard to Occupational
  • Health and Safety issues.
  • Knowledge and skills required to use a 4WD vehicle with due
  • regard to environmental issues

The Schedule

  • Half Day Sessions
  • Morning: 9am – 12pm
  • Afternoon: 1pm – 4pm
    • Please arrive at least an hour before your session
  • $300 inc GST per driver using your own vehicle


About Follow Me 4WD

Based in Happy Valley, SA, Follow Me 4wd has been providing competency based courses for over 12 years and their qualified workplace trainers and assessors bring with them decades of experience.