Level 4/5: Advanced Techniques with Certification
Wreckmaster’s Level 4/5 Advanced Techniques bundle helps operators develop the practical know-how and skills to execute complex towing and recovery scenarios with confidence. This bundle includes both the Level 4/5 Fundamentals course and certification exam.
Details: Topics in this online course include WreckMaster’s 5-point protocol for staying safe and working efficiently; calculating resistance, including damage, mire and gradient resistance and weight transfer; anchoring; one-lane parallel uprighting; how to split and separate a tractor-trailer and tow a trailer; calculating a truck’s lift capacity; how to increase the working load limit of a winch using snatch blocks; and advanced scenarios involving uprighting, vertical lifting and jack-knifes.
Who should take it: This online course is perfect for tow operators with one to three years experience who want to learn how to tow and recover under more complicated and potentially dangerous conditions.
Course format: Videos, diagrams and written lessons
To start the course: Once the online course has been purchased, you’ll be sent an email with instructions.
Exam format: This is a proctored online exam, which means we’ll confirm it’s actually you taking the exam and will make sure that you don’t get any extra help to answer questions (e.g. by asking a co-worker or searching the internet).
- Desktop computer
- Windows Vista (PC users) or OS X 10.5 (Mac users)
- Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Safari
- Adobe Flash
Time limit: 60 minutes
To start the exam: Once you’ve purchased the online exam and we’ve processed your order, you’ll receive an email from us with instructions and a link to get started.
Have questions about proctoring? Watch the video below to learn more: