This course is aimed at candidates who wishes to do one-on-one training mainly because they have special requirements like learning their Eveco 4x4 Motorhome or they want to travel Africa and hiring a rental. The training here differs from the normal curriculum to the other courses, and is customized to fit the exact requirements of the client. The client may need how to operate a winch but does not require any air jack learning.

Price on request
Normally in the region between R2400 and R3900.00 depending on the 4x4 track used and overall time spent.

Training Vouchers

We can issue training vouchers valid for 6 months as Birthday/Fathersday/Mothersday/Christmas gifts.
Vouchers will not be redeemable for cash or transferable.

Duration of the course
This is a morning session starting normally from 9:00 am to 12:00 but can last longer depending on the tasks to be carried out.
Please arrive in time.
The course date is any date that suits both us and the client. Normally a weekday.

Training Venues
Practical Venues that the client has a choice of  : Melkbos 4x4 or Welgelegen 4x4 or Atlantis Dunes or Ou Trekpad
Toilets are available.

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What to bring with
(1). Your 4x4 vehicle with enough fuel.
(2). Protection against the weather. (hat, raincoat, sunglasses,          gumboots, towel, sunscreen..)
(3). Preferable closed toe and heel shoes
(4). Own refreshments and 1.5liter drinking water.
(5). Vehicle's Owners Manual
(6). if available : air compressor and tyre pressure gauge

(7). Any recovery equipment you already have - not compulsory.
(8). Certified copy of ID should you want a certificate. Please  print your email address clearly on the copy.

You are welcome to bring along your spouse free of charge. It is fine to bring along one child provided that he/she will not cause any disruptions to the instructor or other candidates during the course. Parents will take full responsibility the environment is not kid friendly.

Driver Requirement
The candidate must have either a valid driver's license or familiar driving a vehicle on-road. The candidate must be able to smoothly pull away at a normal incline without rolling backwards or jumping the vehicle forward.

Attendance Certificate - Pdf format
We shall email you a certificate if you attend either the practical or theoretical session. A certified copy of ID is required should you require an attendance certificate of the training. Please print your email address clearly on the certified copy.

Training Manual
Each candidate who attended either the practical or theoretical session will receive the training manual in pdf format.

4x4 VEHICLE - limitations and capabilities, ground clearance, approach-, departure-, ramp, rollover angles - dynamic vs static
4x4 VEHICLE - function of off-road features when and how to use it
4x4 VEHICLE - owner's manual instructions, correct shifting procedurs
PREPARATION - fluid levels, dry grass and fires, cooling and heat exchange offroad
4WD SYSTEM - effect on slipping wheels with no or little traction
BASIC OFF-ROAD DRIVING SKILLS - ascents, descents, cross-axles, route selection,  appointing a spotter, hand signals, mirrors, soft sand driving, momentum vs traction techniques, use of clutch, driving automatic vehicles, gearing, steering, braking, accelerating
TYRE PRESSURES - recommended off-road pressures, datestamp
OFF-ROAD EQUIPMENT - tyre pressure gauge, air compressor, seednet, how to use, emergency equipment
SPECIFIC RECOVERY -  equipment, recovery points , Safe procedures