4WD Short Course

8:00am Saturday, 30 March 2019
4:00pm Saturday, 30 March 2019
The Bend Motorsport Park
543 Dukes Highway
Tailem Bend, South Australia 5260

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

Contact Information

Related Events