Training

New Waste Driver Training course

The Transport and Logistics Industry Skills Council has released for public (industry) consultation a new training package aimed at waste transport drivers. Called Certificate 3 in Waste Driving Operations, the package can be accessed HERE.

The VWMA has a commitment to provide members and the waste industry with high quality training. The VWMA conducts the EPA endorsed 1 day prescribed industrial waste course for drivers.

Chain of Responsibility and Occupational Health & Safety Act legislation places obligations on all areas of a business these days. Appropriate training provides your staff with confidence and pride in discharging their responsibilites. Training also provides employees with the skills to avoid accidents, eliminate down time, improve productivity and ultimately enhance the bottom line.

Available training:

  • Prescribed Industrial Waste for Drivers (also suitable for those responsible for managing waste including supervisors and administrative staff)
  • Dangerous Goods
  • Resource Recovery
  • Working Safely near Overhead Wires
  • Cert III Asset Maintenance (Waste Management)
  • Training for Transfer Stations Operators (commencing 2012)