ATV/UTV Safe Operator Industrial or Recreational Overview

The Industrial Safe ATV/UTV operator program places emphasis on safety in a workplace environment in compliance with worksafe BC. The recreational course, emphasizes backcountry tips, that will  get you riding with confidence and ease.

In addition, to standard ATV/UTV operation, we also offer specialized training for snowtracked ATV/UTVs.

Small class size (4-8 riders) allows for lots of hands-on experience.   You will gain the skills you need to safely navigate the backcountry. So hop on your ATV/UTV or ask up about rental ORV, and join us for a fun and informative day.

Objectives:

This program is designed to train the operator in the safe and efficient use of an all terrain vehicle. It is comprised of practical training, with the greatest emphasis on operational skills.

  • Pre-ride inspections
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Safe riding practices and strategies
  • Emergency and avoidance techniques
  • Minor on-trail repairs

Schedule:

Time: 08:30 – 16:30

Focus: Theory and Practical Training

    • Introduction to  ATV/UTV training
    • Pre-drive inspection
    • Range signals, rules and warm up exercises
    • Controls
    • Starting out and stopping
    • Driving strategies
    • Driving circles and figure 8
    • Quick turns
    • Quick stops in a straight line
    • Emergency stops and avoidance
    • Driving over obstacles
    • Hauling cargo
    • Safe driving practices and environmental awareness
    • Focus: Skills Practice – trail drive
    • Loading and transporting
    • Wrap up and review

*Students are responsible for lunch and refreshments, warm clothing and personal protective gear and ATV/UTV in good mechanical order.

*Rental ATV/UTV available upon request

Industrial ATV/UTV Safe Operator
$300 +GST
Snowtracked ATV/UTV Safe Operator
$425 +GST
  • ATV/UTV not included
  • Certification or Recertification
  • Hands-on training
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