Load Restraint - One Day Course

This 1 day in depth courses covers the requirements of securing loads to utes, trucks, trailers, freight containers or any vehicle that transports goods by road in Western Australia.

The load restraint course is suitable for all vehicle drivers, freight handlers and company mangers/supervisors in charge of transport operations.

"Was a great re-enforcing session plus some new items learned. The trainer enjoyed showing and sharing his knowledge on the subject." - L.Sealy, BHP

"Very well prepared course content with no ‘filler’ to make the session last all day. The session was well paced and a good balance between classroom and practical." - T.Kuusk, Brikmakers

"This is the second course I’ve completed with Nationwide Training. I have been impressed both times with the quality of the training and the expertise of the trainers. I would highly recommend Nationwide Training." - V.Ralph

"The trainer is very knowledgeable." - Mr T. Cocker

"Very good trainer, kept session interesting." - T.Deacon, Rio Tinto

"The trainer was exceptional at imparting his knowledge in ways each of us could understand. The course was great and improved my knowledge and skills 100%." - Dave

"The trainer is very knowledgeable and always points you in the right direction." - T.Cocker, Peninsula Serviced Apartments

"Though having being tying down loads for over 45 years I learnt ways to improve this. The trainer showed a very good knowledge of the subject and answered any relevant questions when asked." - M.Harris, Rio Tinto


7:30am - 3:30pm

One Day - 8 hours (approx.)   $248 GST free                         

Onsite training is available anywhere in Western Australia contact our office for a quote.

Load Restraint Awareness Onsite Session is also available. Call for details.



Must wear fully enclosed shoes
Must be able to read, write and understand English
Must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI) www.usi.gov.au
Who hold a Statement of Attainment must provide us a copy


Safety of work area
Load Plan
Dangerous Goods
PPE Requirements
Loading equipment
Manual Handling
Load Characteristics
Goods or Cargo loaded in accordance with loading regulations
Chain of Responsibility (CoR) legislation 
Loading weights
Protection of load
Securing load with correct load restraints
Documentation completed in accordance with workplace requirements

This course is delivered face to face, including classroom-based training and practical training in a simulated warehouse. Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is available.


On successful completion of this course you will receive a Statement of Attainment issued by Nationwide Training:

TLIA1001 Secure cargo

TLID2004 Load and unload goods/cargo



Load Restraint Guide

Please refer to our NT Book Shop web page for more resource information.