Agri-vehicles

    Course details

    • Code: AGRI.3101
    • Fee: $608*
    • Level: 3
    • Credits: 15
    • EFTS: 0.125
    • Subject: Agriculture
Study optionsFull-time
Time in class70 (approximate total hours)
Offered (indicative)Semester 1
LocationTokoroa, Taupo, Whakatane, Waipa

Course Aim

Develop skills and knowledge safely and competently ride ATVs and motorcycles on flat terrain, drive a tractor on flat ground with an attached implement, and demonstrate an understanding of the legal requirements associated with these activities.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  1. describe the legal requirements and occupational hazards associated with tractor use;
  2. check and drive a basic wheel tractor with an attached implement on flat terrain;
  3. demonstrate knowledge of the safe operation of a motorcycle;
  4. demonstrate knowledge of the safe operation of an All Terrain Vehicle Utility (ATVU);
  5. demonstrate knowledge of the safe operation of an All Terrain Vehicle (ATV); and
  6. ride a motorcycle and ATV on flat terrain.

Embedded unit standards or achievement standards

Title Code Level Credits
Demonstrate knowledge of the legal requirements and hazards associated with tractor use 19044 2 3
Ride a motorcycle on flat terrain 19053 2 3
Check and drive a basic wheel tractor with an attached implement on flat terrain 24552 2 5
Ride a quad bike on flat terrain in the workplace 24554 2 4
Demonstrate knowledge of the safe operation of a motorcycle 24555 2 3
Demonstrate knowledge of the safe operation of a light utility vehicle (LUV) 24556 2 3
Demonstrate knowledge of the safe operation of a quad bike 24557 2 3

For more information on Unit Standards explore the NZQA Framework


*Course cost/fee: Indicative standard fee for New Zealand residents only. Fees for non-New Zealand residents will vary, visit the Programmes and Tuition Fees for International Students information page.

*Course cost/fee last updated 13-Dec-2016

Page last updated: 01 Sep 2017