QLD 4x4 Club Accredited Driver Training is conducted under license from Four Wheel Drive Queensland for financial members and is a nationally recognised qualification.

This is an asseement weekend where you need to demonstrate the competencies required to achieve your qualification.

NOTE: THIS IS NOT A TRAINING WEEKEND. YOU WILL NEED TO ENSURE YOU HAVE ALL THE NECESSARY SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE TO COMPLETE THE COURSE.

To participate in the assessments under this program you will receive the following documents for reference throughout the program:

 
  • Basic Course Handbook
  • Basic Course Application
  • Queensland 4WD Club Assessment Checklist [this is for the trainee to monitor own assessment progress]
  • Detailed Practical Assessment Sheets [ 1 - 10 ]

 

To save on assessment costs not all of the training materials will be purchased for you. However if you wish to purchase these documents advise the Driver Trainer Coordinator to order on your behalf.

 
  • Full Induction Handbook
  • Driver Trainee Manual

 

In order for you to complete the Accredited Driver Training Assessments you should:

 
  1. Read the basic course information handbook [provided] to familiarise yourself with the assessment process
  2. Read through the Driver Trainee Manual if you would like to update your theoretical knowledge [optional]
  3. Practise your driving skills
  4. Have an assessor witness your driving skills on the programmed assessment days
  5. Return the completed QLD 4x4 Club assessment, although it is advisable to have it completed within a 12 month period
  6. There is no deadline for you to complete the assessment, although it is advisable to have it completed within a 12 month period
  7. You can complete Practical Assessment elements individually or in one hit
  8. You do not have to be assessed as competent in the first, second or third attempt, but can come back as long as it takes you to meet the requirements
  9. If you are assessed as 'Not Yet Competent' in a particular assessment the assessor will provide you with guidance to assist you to understand what changes shoudl be taken and stragegies to develop the competency for next time

 

Cost:  $50.00 club administration fees plus any park / camping fees incurred