Economic and Defensive Driver Training

PURPOSE

The purpose of the training is to ensure safe, economical, defensive and professional operation of vehicle combinations with a gross vehicle mass exceeding 3.5 tons, and consisting of a drawing vehicle and trailer/s.

The learners will be able to drive their specific vehicle combination in accordance with legal, safety, manufacturer and other relevant requirements and reflect on the manner.

The competence builds on light vehicle driving competence, and credits competent drivers, who are driving vehicles carrying freight for commercial purposes.

UNIT STANDARD AGAINST WHICH LEARNERS WILL BE ASSESSED AND AWARDED CREDITS:

SAQA ID: 123254
SAQA Title: Operate a vehicle combination
NQF 4
Credits 20

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