This National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) approved course provides the skills and knowledge required for heavy vehicle drivers to manage fatigue and work safely within the Transport and Logistics industry.
It includes applying fatigue risk management strategies, identifying and acting on signs of fatigue, operating within a fatigue risk management system, planning and navigating trips, updating and maintaining records, complying with work and rest limits, and implementing appropriate strategies to minimise fatigue during work activities.
This course is mandatory if you are a driver operating (or wishing to operate) under Basic Fatigue Management (BFM) or Advanced Fatigue Management (AFM) under the National Heavy Vehicle Accreditation Scheme (NHVAS). More information can be found on the National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) website.
Topic 1: What is fatigue, why manage it?
Topic 2: Causes of fatigue
Topic 3: Fatigue warning signs
Topic 4: Fatigue management strategies
Topic 5: Duty of care and workplace requirements
Topic 6: Fatigue management laws
Topic 7: Work and rest hour requirements
Topic 8: Record keeping and work diaries
This course provides participants with the knowledge and skills to:
- Identify and manage fatigue risk in the road transport sector;
- Operate within a road transport fatigue risk management system;
- Plan and navigate a heavy vehicle trip;
- Comply with work and rest hours; and,
- Update and maintain records.
Units of Competency
Upon successful completion, you will receive a Statement of Attainment for the Unit of Competency:
TLIF0005 Apply a fatigue risk management system
Assessments for this course include online questions and a verbal assessment.
Upon enrolment you will have 6 months to complete all components. The verbal assessment will take place alongside an assurance audit, and must take place within 30 days of completing the online components.
Assurance audit and verification of ID
AVELING conducts assurance audits on participants completing Nationally Recognised eLearning courses to verify identification and ensure the participant did the course themselves.
In addition, it is a requirement of NHVR to verify the identity of the participant at the time of undertaking the assessments. We do this by taking photos of you undertaking the online assessments via the webcam, as well as taking photos of your photographic ID (e.g. drivers licence) at the start of the course, and asking questions as part of the final assurance audit.
You must successfully pass the assurance audit to complete the course and receive certification.
You must have access to a computer with broadband internet and a webcam to complete this course.
$150 (GST free)
You have 6 months from enrolment to complete the course.
Statement of Attainment