VR06 - Transporters (light vehicle recovery)


The use of transporters to carry out routine light vehicle recoveries. Operators will be able to identify the different types of transporters and their technical features.


  • Health and safety as it applies to transporters
  • Types of transporters, their performance and advantages
  • Loading procedures using a fixed bed transporter
  • Loading procedures using a slide bed transporter
  • Equipment checks, hazards loading and unloading the casualty vehicle

Practical Skill Instruction

  • Demonstrate successfully the deployment and use of the equipment. The loading, transporting and unloading of the casualty vehicle
Module/course code
Module/course name
Transporters (light vehicle recovery)
Module/course type
Light Recovery
Duration (full course)
14 hours
Duration (refresher course)
7 hours
Combined course?
DCPC accreditation
DCPC course number
CRS 1116-540