TLIF0005 Apply a Fatigue Risk Management System
This unit of competency involves the skills and knowledge required for heavy vehicle drivers to manage fatigue and to 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.
Work is performed under some supervision as a single operator and/or within a team environment.
Legislative and regulatory requirements are applicable to this unit. The primary legislative requirement of this unit of competency is the Heavy Vehicle National Law (HVNL).
Being awarded this unit of competency is a necessary requirement to operate under National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) Fatigue Management Accreditation but is only one of the criteria. Prospective applicants should check with the NHVR before undertaking training and/or assessment.
Course Duration and Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Laverton Campus – 24-26 Little Boundary Rd, LAVERTON NORTH, VIC, 3026
Duration – 1 day (8 hours excluding breaks) with some required pre-reading (approximately 2 hours)
Approximately 10 hours
You have up to 1 month from date of enrolment to complete the course.
Upon the successful completion of this program, you will have gained 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.
Although the training product does not stipulate any entry requirements for this training product.
AIS has the following entry requirements in place:
- Be at least 18 years of age.
- Participate in a course entry interview (pre-enrolment review) to determine suitability of the course and additional support needs.
- Undertake AIS’s ACSF LLN assessment.
For online students – You must have access to a computer or portable device with webcam and Microsoft Word or Similar connected to internet.
Student Support Services
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Units are assessed individually via a range of assessment methods: Written Assessment, Case Studies and Project.
Students can make an appeal against any assessment decision by following the Complaints and Appeals Policy outlined in the Student Handbook and our website.
All appeals and complaints will be dealt with following the Complaints and Appeals Procedure.