Domain - Transportation of Livestock by Road

Domain - Transportation of Livestock by Road

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Level 1

Describe documentation required for the transportation of livestock by road
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

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19165 Unit Standard 2 Credits

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This unit standard is for those who intend to be or are drivers of commercial road transport vehicles carrying livestock. People credited with this unit standard are able to describe documentation required for the transportation of livestock by road.

Standard-setting body:

MITO New Zealand Incorporated

Level 2

Use and maintain a livestock road transportation crate
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 1

19166 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for drivers of road transport vehicles carrying livestock. People credited with this unit standard are able to: describe procedures for identifying and remedying wear and damage on a livestock crate; describe requirements for cleaning a livestock crate; set up for cleaning, and clean, a livestock crate; and set up livestock crates for loading and unloading.

Standard-setting body:

NZ Motor Industry Training Organisation (Incorporated) - Tranzqual ITO MITO New Zealand Incorporated

Level 3

Demonstrate knowledge of care for livestock during road transport
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 4

19162 Unit Standard 3 Credits

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This unit standard is for those who intend to be, or are, drivers of commercial road transport vehicles carrying livestock. People credited with this unit standard are able to describe: requirements for transporting livestock by road; the impact of stress on animals when transported by road; AWAC Code requirements for food, water, and shelter of animals transported by road; contingency plans for transporting livestock by road; and AWAC Code minimum standards for the commercial transportation of animals by road; and to identify driver responsibilities for care and inspection of animals during transport.

Standard-setting body:

MITO New Zealand Incorporated

Transport sheep and/or goats by road
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

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19167 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for drivers of road transport vehicles carrying livestock. People credited with this unit standard are able to describe requirements for handling and transport of sheep and/or goats by road, and load and pen sheep and/or goats for road transport.

Standard-setting body:

NZ Motor Industry Training Organisation (Incorporated) - Tranzqual ITO MITO New Zealand Incorporated

Transport cattle by road
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

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19168 Unit Standard 4 Credits

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This unit standard is for drivers of road transport vehicles carrying livestock. People credited with this unit standard are able to describe handling requirements for transport of cattle by road, and load and pen cattle for road transport.

Standard-setting body:

NZ Motor Industry Training Organisation (Incorporated) - Tranzqual ITO MITO New Zealand Incorporated

Level 4

Drive a heavy motor vehicle carrying livestock
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 1 This unit standard, unit standard 19162, and unit standard 19164 replace unit standard 1764.

19163 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard is for drivers of road transport vehicles carrying livestock. People credited with this unit standard are able to: load livestock onto a road transport vehicle for purposes of vehicle stability and traction; demonstrate driving techniques applicable to road transport of livestock; and describe effluent disposal requirements for road transport of livestock.

Standard-setting body:

NZ Motor Industry Training Organisation (Incorporated) - Tranzqual ITO MITO New Zealand Incorporated

Load and unload livestock for transport by road
This standard has expired and is no longer available.

Version 1 This unit standard, unit standard 19162, and unit standard 19163 replace unit standard 1764.

19164 Unit Standard 6 Credits

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This unit standard is for drivers of road transport vehicles carrying livestock. People credited with this unit standard are able to: plan loading of livestock for road transport; demonstrate knowledge of livestock weights and temperaments for transport by road; and describe and demonstrate loading and unloading procedures.

Standard-setting body:

NZ Motor Industry Training Organisation (Incorporated) - Tranzqual ITO MITO New Zealand Incorporated

Transport general livestock by road
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21472 Unit Standard 25 Credits

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This unit standard is for drivers of commercial road transport vehicles carrying general livestock. People credited with this unit standard are able to: describe contingency plans for transporting general livestock by road; set up and maintain a livestock transportation crate; demonstrate practical general livestock handling skills; and transport general livestock to meet contract of cartage.

Standard-setting body:

MITO New Zealand Incorporated

Transport specialist livestock by road
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21473 Unit Standard 25 Credits

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This unit standard is for drivers of commercial road transport vehicles carrying specialist livestock. People credited with this unit standard are able to: describe contingency plans for transporting specialist livestock by road; set up and maintain a livestock transportation crate; demonstrate practical specialist livestock handling skills; and transport specialist livestock to meet contract of cartage.

Standard-setting body:

MITO New Zealand Incorporated

Transport horses by road
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21474 Unit Standard 25 Credits

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This unit standard is for drivers of road transport vehicles carrying horses. People credited with this unit standard are able to: describe contingency plans for transporting horses by road; set up and maintain a horse float; demonstrate practical equine handling skills; and transport horses to meet contract of cartage.

Standard-setting body:

MITO New Zealand Incorporated

Data as at 25 September 2021