Field          Service Sector


Revision of Heavy Haulage unit standards 1768 and 23892





Commercial Road Transport

Heavy Haulage

1768, 23892


Tranzqual ITO has completed the revision of the unit standards listed above.


Date new versions published                                                          January 2011


Planned review date                                                                           December 2012




The unit standards were revised to remove the prerequisite to hold a current pilot certificate.  The attainment of the standards has been approved by the New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA) as providing evidence of meeting the training requirements to certify class 1 and class 2 pilots.


Main changes


·         Prerequisite: Unit 1768, must hold a current class 2 pilot's certificate was removed.

·         Prerequisite: Unit 23892, must hold a current class 1 pilot's certificate was removed.

·         Land Transport New Zealand was changed to New Zealand Transport Agency (NZTA).

·         Explanatory notes updated to reflect changes in legislation and to indicate attaining the unit standards allows the candidate to apply to NZTA for the appropriate Load Pilot certificate.