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Award in All Terrain Vehicle Handling (ATV/Quad Bike) – Experienced Operators

HSE inspectors are increasingly recommending to employers that All Terrain Vehicle operators are adequately trained before using ATVs and are asking for evidence of training during inspection visits. This course covers the maintenance, safe driving techniques and conditions of an ATV (quad bike). Sit-In ATV training/assessment can be arranged upon request.

Course Content

  • Machinery design
  • Instruments and controls
  • Risk Assessment
  • Daily maintenance
  • Basic driving techniques
  • Driving techniques on slopes and awkward terrain
  • Safety with trailed and mounted equipment


Following the course, candidates will be assessed for NPTC Level 2 Award in the Safe us of All Terrain Vehicles. This is a practical assessment which will take place on a separate day. Tests are organised by NPTC to take place at College, however if you wish to reschedule this to take place on your own site, please advise at time of booking.

Key Facts

Venue: Holme Lacy Campus

Duration: 1 day

Dates: TBC

Time: 09:30 – 16:30

Fee (19+): £260 including NPTC Assessment

How do I Apply

You can apply online, or call us on 0800 032 1986 to request an application form to be emailed or posted to you. Once we have received sufficient applications, we will request payment of the course fee. Receipt of your payment books your place on the course.