TLIF0005 - Apply a fatigue risk management system

This unit of competency involves the skills and knowledge required for heavy vehicle drivers to manage fatigue and to work safely within the Transport and Logistics industry.


It includes applying fatigue risk management strategies, identifying and acting on signs of fatigue, operating within a fatigue risk management system, planning and navigating trips, updating and maintaining records, complying with work and rest limits, and implementing appropriate strategies to minimise fatigue during work activities.


Work is performed under some supervision as a single operator and/or within a team environment.


Legislative and regulatory requirements are applicable to this unit. The primary legislative requirement of this unit of competency is the Heavy Vehicle National Law (HVNL).


Being awarded this unit of competency is a necessary requirement to operate under National Heavy Vehicle Regulator (NHVR) Fatigue Management Accreditation but is only one of the criteria.

Prospective applicants should check with the NHVR before undertaking training and/or assessment.

Online course available 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

This course is for those heavy vehicle drivers operating under National Heavy Vehicle Accreditation Scheme (NHVAS) and the National Heavy Vehicle Law (NHVL).

On completion of training and successful assessment you will be issued a Statement of Attainment for TLIF0005 – Apply a Fatigue Risk Management System.

• Identify and manage fatigue risk in the road transport sector
• Operate within a road transport fatigue risk management system
• Plan and navigate a heavy vehicle trip
• Comply with work and rest hours
• Update and maintain record

Self-paced online course (approx. 12hrs)

There are no face to face classes, however, you are able to contact a trainer/assessor if you need assistance.

To undertake this course online you need to ensure that you have the following:
Australian Drivers Licence for Identification
Internet connection
Computer, laptop, tablet with a camera and online capability
Printer/ scanner


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