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Advanced 4WD Driver Training


The Advanced 4WD Driver Training Programme is available for those persons that have completed their Introductory Training or who can demonstrate that they have achieved this level through prior learning. It includes advanced levels of wheel placement, very steep inclines and declines, mud driving, water crossings, rocky terrain and actual hands on vehicle recovery techniques to an advanced level.
 

What is Included in Each Training Programme

  • Training for up two drivers in your vehicle.
  • All meals for the weekend including morning tea, lunch, dinner on Saturday and breakfast, morning tea and lunch on Sunday.
  • Tea, coffee and orange juice throughout the programme.
  • 4WD Operators Manual.
  • Camping on our specialist 4WD training property.
  • If you do not wish to camp we can arrange accommodation in nearby motel for small extra fee (see costs below).
  • A certificate of Completion

 

Costs (includes GST)
Advanced Training Programme (recreational users)

  • $650 per vehicle with up to 2 drivers
  • $250 extra driver above first two
  • Children under 16 $60

 

Your fee includes camping at our 4WD Venue, if you do not have camping gear we can arrange motel accommodation from $120 per double and Bunk House accommodation at $25 per person, shared accommodation and bring your own sleeping bag or linen. When making your booking please indicate your accommodation needs.

 

Individual Training
If the above dates do not suit, we can arrange individual training at a date to suit you. Cost of a One Day Individual Training Course (including up to 2 persons in one vehicle) is $650, & a second day's training can be added for $450. Under 16yrs $60 each, & extra drivers in your vehicle over the initial two $250 each. This includes all training & camping on our property  (bunk house available at $25 each). Contact Vic Widman on (02) 9913 1395 for more details or send an email to info@greatdividetours.com.au

 

What
In the Advanced 4WD Drive Training programme you will receive training in:-

  • Advanced wheel placement
  • Advanced water/mud driving
  • Stall start forward & reverse recovery
  • Extremely steep incline and decline driving
  • How to cross deep washouts
  • Night driving techniques
  • Hands on use of snatch straps/winches (electric or manual) and other Advanced recovery techniques
  • Instruction on tyre repairs and tyre changing
  • Instruction on bush welding techniques

 

Where
Great Divide Tours owns an exclusive property on the outskirts of Braidwood in the Southern Highlands of NSW. Just 3 hours drive from Sydney, 2 hours from Wollongong and 1 hour from Canberra it is ideally located for easy access. This property has been developed with four wheel drive training in mind. Fully approved by Council this is a sate of art training facility. It is in a picturesque bushland setting typical of the type of terrain that you are likely to encounter when using your 4WD. The nearby town of Braidwood provides fuel, supplies and accommodation. Camping on the property is included in your training fee cost.

 

Refund Policy
Tour/Driver Training Deposits are non refundable unless your position can be filled, the deposit may be transferred to another date/tour or course.
Fees are payable from 1 week to 4 weeks prior to the tour/course, you will be advised when the fee is payable. Any cancellation by you after the due date for the full fee will result in forfeiture of your tour fee.

 

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