Safety 'n Action Safety 'n Action AXIOM TRAINING

Light Utility Vehicle & Options (2 Days)

Key Information

Duration: 2 Days

Maximum Attendees: 10

Training available nationwide at one of our centres, or your own workplace

Price (excl GST)

$6000 Company Booking

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This course teaches the knowledge, skills, and attributes for all essential areas of the units of competency covered under the best practice guidelines for Light Utility Vehicle (LUV) driving in the workplace.


The course is targeted specifically for operators of LUVs used in the workplace and teaches trainees to ride effectively and safely over varied terrain.  A high level of safe decision making is promoted.

We can customise the course to incorporate company-specific operating and site access procedures and protocols relevant to individual workplace requirements.

Please bring along your ID on training day - We need to verify the identity of students in attendance, please bring ID with you on the day of training.


Key Learning Outcomes:

  1. The trainee will be able to demonstrate the appropriate responsibilities of a driver

  2. Prevent and understand accidents while operating LUV;s

  3. Gain riding techniques that minimise negative environmental impact

Optional NZQA Unit Standards:
A post-course report will highlight any individual requiring special on-going tuition /guidance to reach a safe minimal operating level. We will work with anyone requiring on-going training or experience prior to reaching a competent level.


  1. For public land or roads, current class 1 licence and registration is required. There are no licence pre-requisites for use on private land with no public access

Entry Criteria:

  1. All students are required to have a level of written and oral English equivalent to NCEA level 1 (year 11) or IELTS 5.5 or higher, to be eligible to attend our courses. The person responsible for making bookings or authorising attendance on the course must agree to these Terms and Conditions prior to acceptance of their student(s) onto the course. Where a student does not meet our English language requirement a reader/writer must be supplied by the student or the person responsible for authorising the student’s attendance. The reader/writer cannot be another student attending the same course.

NZQA Unit Standards Included

  • Unit Standards - LUV O





    24553 2


    Operate a light utility vehicle (LUV) on flat terrain in the workplace under close supervision

    24556 2


    Demonstrate knowledge of the safe operation of a light utility vehicle (LUV)

    24558 3


    Operate a light utility vehicle (LUV) on rolling terrain under limited

    Optional Unit Standards




    Operate a light utility vehicle (LUV) with trailed equipment under limited supervision




    Operate a light utility vehicle (LUV) with mounted equipment or a load under limited supervision