We can tailor a towing course just for you, so you can get the exact skills and knowledge that you require for your specific towing vehicle.
Courses are offered across Brisbane, the Gold Coast, the Sunshine Coast, Logan, Ipswich, Toowoomba and surrounding areas.
Ask about our towing course and weight study discounts for RACQ Member and Australian National Seniors Members.
Choose from one of our two towing courses below. Don't forget to ask about our comprehensive caravan and tow vehicle weight study service.
Up to approximately 6 hours in duration for 2 course participants in the same vehicle.
Commences and finishes at your home address or other agreed location.
Acquire and demonstrate the practical knowledge and application of the skills necessary to safely tow a caravan or trailer on the road utilising defensive driving techniques
Acquire the knowledge necessary to satisfy the legal obligations of towing a caravan/trailer
Confidently couple and uncouple a caravan/trailer and manoeuvre to site
Safely and legally load and stabilise a caravan/trailer
Perform basic safety and security checks
Manage fatigue safely and responsibly
Responsibly share the road with other road users
RRPRACQ / Seniors
with your own caravan / trailer
with our trailer
with a comprehensive weight study
Theory and practical elements covering:
Understanding and assessing safe towing weights
Preparing to tow a recreational vehicle
Attaching a recreational vehicle to towing vehicle in accordance with manufacturer and state/territory requirements and regulations
Check visibility and adjust the position of mirrors
Requirements for the safe towing of a recreational vehicle on an open road, complying with national and state road rules and laws
Identifying driving hazards to avoid or mitigate them, using appropriate defensive driving techniques (theory and practical)
Understand and demonstrate the practical application of proper procedures in the event of a driving emergency (theory and practical)
Manoeuvre a recreational vehicle in forward and reverse directions and park in accordance with requirements, manufacturer instructions, and traffic regulations
Reversing a recreational vehicle to a parking position, maintaining visibility, and achieving accurate positioning
Work with an observer as a team, or independantly, to successfully achieve a reversing manoeuvre
Courses are run Monday to Friday in Toowoomba at a time most convenient to you... so why not contact us and book your towing course today?
Don't have a trailer or caravan? Waiting for your new caravan to be delivered from the manufacturer?
Don't worry, we have a large tandem axle high side trailer to offer. Using our trailer, you can complete your course and gain the necessary skills and the confidence that you are looking for before your new pride and joy arrives......perfect.