ATV/UTV Training Online Course

90 minutes

Off Highway Vehicles (OHVs) are also known as ATV’s (All Terrain Vehicles) and UTV’s (Utility Terrain Vehicles or ‘Side by Side’s). These vehicles can be utilized as work tools or recreational vehicles, and they are very easy to underestimate how dangerous they can be to operate. It is critical that any person wishing to operate an ATV or UTV become a safe operator by enrolling in an ATV/UTV Training Online course.

Course Description

In the ATV/UTV Training Online Course, participants will learn:

  • The operating components of ATV’s and UTV’s
  • Common operating hazards
  • Hazard control
  • Procedures for incident reporting
  • How to conduct pre-ride and post-ride inspections
  • Start-up procedures for ATVs and UTVs
  • Best practices for ATV and UTV operation
  • Driving on hills, slippery surfaces, soft ground, sand, and other conditions
  • How to be a responsible operator
  • Winching and loading
  • How to safely load and transport the vehicle for transport
  • Proper storage procedures
  • Annual maintenance procedures

This ATV/UTV Training Online Course provides you with the necessary knowledge to safely operate and control your ATV/UTV and uses active demonstrations, animation, and interactive activities. This program also covers the various hazards common to ATV/UTV operation, hazard control and best operational practices.

ATV/UTV Safety Tips:

The following safety tips will help keep riders safe and help prevent accidents:

  • Always, always, always wear a helmet!
  • Always wear protective gear like boots, gloves, long pants (no shorts), long-sleeve shirts or jacket and eye protection
  • Avoid riding on pavement or concrete as they are hard to control on these surfaces
  • Never drive while under the influence of alcohol or drugs.
  • Do not allow a child under 16 to drive or ride an adult ATV
  • Never ride a youth ATV or a single-rider ATV with a passenger
  • Always ride the correct size ATV
  • Practice safe riding and get comfortable operating the vehicle
  • Keep your ATV/UTV running smoothly with proper maintenance