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TLCCV Chainsaw Course 

Fri 14 - Sun 16 June, 2019 

 

Learn to safely handle your chainsaw while performing basic cross-cutting techniques. This course provides training in the safe use of engine or electrically operated hand-held chainsaws. It includes sharpening chains and completing routine and frequently required service requirements as well as periodic servicing.

By successfully completing this course, you will receive a recognised qulification. This qualification will allow you to use a chainsaw at Yarck & on organised Parks Victoria or DELWP works.

Limited places - Subsidised Cost is $280 per person 

 

To register: click here

 

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Trip Leader Course 2019 

23 - 24 March 2019 

 

Are you interested in becoming a Trip Leader?
The Trip Convenor Committee will be holding a
the 2019 TRIP LEADER COURSE.

There will be limited places available
Please register your expression of interest to attend.

 

To register your Expression of Interest
for the Trip Leader Course:
click here

 

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Comunication Course

Sat 11 Aug, 2018

The aim of this course is to de-mystify radio communications

& assist in getting the best results from your radios.

MW - HF - UHF will be covered, also basic RF theory on upper UHF frequencies.

Vehicle installations, antennas, repairs & spares,

portable rather the mobile operation, will also be discussed.

To register for this education weekend: click here

 

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TLCCV Advanced Driving & Recovery Course

Theory - 10 July - Mulgrave Country Club
Practical - 28 - 29 July - Yarck

Prerequisites:
Must have completed DA within the last 5 years or be willing to complete another partial DA.
To have been a member for at least 2 years, or be willing to pay for second year's membership in advance.
Vehicle mounted winch and appropriate accessories (damper, tree trunk protector, bow shackles etc)

Description:
Learn advanced driving and recovery techniques from first principles. We'll learn basic though to advanced winch rigging techniques such as righting an overturned car using a hi-lift as a winch. Learn how to mount and dismount a tyre from a wheel using basic hand tools. Use of traction boards (maxtrax/treads) and other advanced techniques.

To register for this Advanced Course: click here

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Trip Leader Training Course 2018

17 - 18 March 2018

9am at Yarck

Have you ever thought:

"I would love to lead a trip for members in our club?"

  • Here is your opportunity to gain invaluable knowledge and explore the role of a Trip Leader.
  • You will learn about the basic skills to run a trip and the joy of sharing your experiences.
  • The aim is to reinforce and expand your knowledge and swap ideas with like minded members, all of which will make your job as Trip Leader more fun & rewarding.

To register for this education weekend: click here

 

 

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Wheel Bearing Course - at Yarck

17 - 18 February, 2018

  • Don't miss this informative demonstration on how to change your wheel bearings.
  • You may be in the middle of the Simpson Desert and need to replace your 4WD wheel bearings.
  • Be prepared with the know how and what spares and tools you need to carry for the job.
  • There will be some 'hands on' time required. 

Click here for more details.

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(Activity Facilitator)
 

Photography Course at Yarck
(Weekend Activity) 

11 - 12 November, 2017

Join Lorraine Parbury for a weekend of great information & fun. Theory & practical sessions plus hand outs.

Bring your own camera, lenses, tripod, camera, manual & other equipment you have including a laptop & message stick (if you have them).

Click here for more details.

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Tyre Repair Course at Yarck
(Day time Activity) 

Saturday 14 October, 2017

Mick Hutton is an experienced bush driver, tyre fitter and repairer. This workshop will be packed with useful tips as you prepare for your next outback trip.

It will be interactive, informative and entertaining. It will cover everything to do with tyre repair. Cost $20 per person.

Click here for more details.

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CampCooking 2017Liz Mills
(Activity Facilitator)
 

Trip Planning & Camp Cooking

at Yarck

14 - 15 October, 2017

This workshop will be packed with useful tips as you prepare for your next outback trip

Join in this fun filled weekend as we learn about planning for that weekend or extended outback trip. Gain confidence with camp cooking over hot coals.

On Sunday morning, you will practice your new found skills for a morning tea cook off competition.

  • Prizes awarded over the weekend

Click here  for more details.

 

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(Activity Facilitator)
 

Map Reading & Navigational Skills at Yarck
(Weekend Activity) 

16 - 17 September, 2017

  • Are you wanting to find your way around the country & recognise features on the ground & on the map.
  • Understand the information given on the map so you can picture the ground and its possibilities & limitations, even though you have not seen them
  • Assist in the quick & accurate transmission on locations of people or objects from their actual locations on the ground to maps relevant to any operation, activity or authority.

If the answer is 'no' or 'not sure' then this is the course for you. Theory combined with fun practical exercises, will cover all you need to know to be able to achieve all this and more..

Click here for more details.

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Caravan & Camper Trailer Bearing Day - at Yarck

Sat 12 August, 2017

Join Simon Mustey as he demonstrates how to change Wheel Bearings on a Caravan/Trailer

Checking Brakes on Caravans & Trailers will also be covered

Paper, pen or camera may be useful

Click here for more details.

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Chainsaw Course - at Yarck

5 - 7 May, 2017

Course Trainer
Steve McWiggan - Sure Trac Training

A great way for members to received expert training on how to use a chainsaw,.

Each participant who completes this registered course successfully will receive a natioanlly recognised certificate. This certificate is required for chainsaw work carried out with FWDV, Parks Victoria and at our club property at Yarck.

Click here for more details.

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Trip Leader Course - at Yarck

18 - 19 March 2017

Course Trainer - Matt Lilley

Have you ever aspired to running a trip for our club?

Here is your opportunity to gain invaluable knowledge and explore the role of a Trip Leader.

You will learn about the basic skills of a Trip Leader and the joy of sharing your experiences.

The aim is to leave the course with a raft of new tools and tricks that will make your job as Trip Leader more enjoyable and rewarding.

All previously trained Trip Leaders are welcome to update or help new trainees.

To register for this education weekend: click here

 

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Liz Mills
(Activity Facilitator)
 

Tyre Repair Course
(Day time Activity) 

Sunday 5 March, 2017

Are you interested in learning more about tyre repair? Then this course is for you.

Mick Hutton is an experienced bush driver, tyre fitter & repairer. This course will be interactive, informative & entertaining. It will cover everthing to do with tyre repair.
For more details,click here. Numbers are limited so don't miss out!

30 Places - Course is now Full - Click here to be added to the Wait List

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Designer First Aid Solutions - First Aid Training

18 - 19 February, 2017

2 days Training

First Aid Book & First Aid Certificate

CPR Face Shield

Prizes & Gifts

Lunch provided on Day 1 - BYO lunch on Day 2

Course Cost - $130 ($50 deposit required)

To register for this education weekend: click here

 

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 Bush Mechanics Weekend - Yarck

with Brad Schaffer

15 - 16 October, 2016

Do you know:

  • what spare parts & tools to take on an outback trip
  • what to check on your 4WD before you leave
  • what size solar panels do I need
  • do I know how to fix my flat tyre in the outback

A fun weekend, learning new skills - please bring a notepad & pen.

DVDs for the kids on Saturday evening

To register for this education weekend: click here

 

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CampCooking
 

Trip Planning & Camp Cooking

at Yarck with Liz Mills

15 - 16 October, 2016

Saturday - Morning : Theory  - Afternoon : Practical

A weekend designed for new members & those embarking on their first outback trip.

We will share tips & ideas on packing & catering plus cooking on hot coals.

Sunday: You will have fun with your new found skills for a 'Scone Cook Off'.

To register for this education weekend: click here

 

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