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Course Presenters - Ingrid Makowski & Les Ryan

 

Photography for Beginners Course 

Sat 13 - Sun 14 Mar, 2021

9am at Yarck 

So, you want to take some great and memorable photos, but so far you are disappointed with your results.

You have a camera, and there are lots of buttons on it, and you don’t know what to do with them.
Come to the weekend Photography Course, and we will show you how to get to know your camera, and that photography can be heaps of fun.

More details about this course, when you click on the register now button

 




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First Aid Instructor - James Azzam

 

First Aid Course 

Sat 20 - Sun 21 Feb, 2021

9:30am - 3:30pm daily in Rowville

DESIGNER FIRST AID SOLUTIONS - James Azzam

Delivering nationally recognised First Aid training

Course includes:

  • 2 Days of interactive First Aid training
  • Nationally recognised Apply First Aid Certificate (HLTAID003)
  • First Aid book
  • Gifts and prizes
  • Discounted First Aid products
  • Lunch provided on day 1 - BYO lunch on day 2
  • Tea, coffee and snacks provided

 



 

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CPR Instructor - James Azzam

 

CPR Certificate Course 

Sat 20 Feb, 2021

9:30am - 12:30pm in Rowville

DESIGNER FIRST AID SOLUTIONS - James Azzam

  • Have you done a CPR course?
  • Done the course, but are you up to date with your CPR?
  • It is recommended that your CPR Certificate should be renewed every 12 monnths

 

 



 

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Course Presenter - Justin Gill from HEMA

 

HEMA Mapping Course 

Sat 6 - Sun 7 Feb, 2021

9am at Yarck 

Do you have a dream to explore remote areas in Australia, maybe 4WD tracks in the High Country? Then this course is for you.

Justin Gill (as seen on the November Club Zoom meeting), is an expert in the latest Hema HX1 Navigator and Hema's large range of 4WD products.

He will teach you all about the ultimate GPS system for on and off-road navigation.

Topographic mapping, Trip planning-using waypoints, 45,000+ points of interest etc. Also Hema's range of 4WD Maps App, hard copy maps, atlases and guides, Australia and International.
Places available: 20
This will be available to book soon on the Club Website, Activities, Education.

 

 

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Course Instructors - David McAlister & Duncan Stadler

 

Tyre Repair Course 

Sat 5 - Sun 6 Dec, 2020
9am -Yarck
 

An interactive course where students will be able to practice the repairs on supplied tyres or their own tyre.

Areas to be covered:

  • Types of tyres and their construction
  • Rim types and their construction (Safety rim and Split rim)
  • Removal and re-installation of tyres on different rim types
  • Tyre repair methods using strings, combi and radial patches
  • Tube use and repair
  • Equipment required

What to bring if available:

  • Tyre levers - minimum 600mm length (Only if you have them already)
  • Standard tyre repair kit with the reamer and string insertion tool
  • Bring your own tyre to practice repair if you wish




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Course Presenter - George Mattar

 

Fine Art Printing Workshop 

Wed  21 Oct, 2020
7:30pm on ZOOM
 

Have you travelled thousands of kms and have the same number of photos stored on your PC?

Are you up for an ISO project challenge? Let us help show you how to prepare for a fine art print.

Have you tried printing some photos but they haven't turned out the way you hoped?

  • Too dark?
  • Washed out?
  • Too bright?
  • Wrong crop?
  • Some of the image cut off?

This is where we can offer some guidance on what to look for and what you need to know to print your images. 

Discuss what is involved in preparing a file for print. How to size a print for your wall - what paper to consider and different framing options and alternatives to consider for final presentation of your printed photo.

  • 15 places available

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Course Presenter - Liz Mills

 

Trip Catering / Camp Fire Cooking
via ZOOM

Wed 2 Sep, 2020
7:30pm - 9:30pm
 

This online Zoom course is designed to give basic tips & ideas on catering & packing plus equipment available.

  • suggestions for emergency catering covered
  • cooking on hot coals & equipment ideas

This course is a Covid 19 theory version of a practical weekend course at Yarck when possible

  • Only 20 places available (couples invited - when booking, please add your partner as a guest if they plan to attend the training course with you)



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Course Trainer - Laurie Miles
 

Trip Leader Database Training 

Thu 25 June, 2020
7pm - 9pm

via ZOOM Online 

TLCCV database training for Trip Leaders

There are limited places available




 

 

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Course Trainer - Liz Mills
 

Geocaching

Wed 3 June 2020
(7:00pm - 8:00pm)

 

Meeting via ZOOM

 

Whilst in isolation, why not learn the basics of how to geocache before heading out into the world to find numerous & ingenious hidden caches

This course welcomes your children to participate. They will become hooked as they learn ways to find hidden treasures. All you need is a pad of paper and a pen for this course. You will be asked to solve a simple puzzle.

Only 10 places available (families or singlles) for this course.



 

 

 

 

 

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Trip Leader Course 2020 

Wed 27 & Thu 28 May, 2020 

via ZOOM Online 

Are you interested in becoming a Trip Leader?

There are limited places available


 

 

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Course Trainer - Laurie Miles
 

Editing Photos & Videos with Filmora Video Editor 

Tue 12 May 2020
(7:30pm - 9:30pm)

 

Meeting via ZOOM

Are you interested in creating moving slide shows or videos to create a video of your 4WD trip & then show it at a club meeting & also show it on the club website/Facebook.

We will take you through the simple processes to create a video using Filmora Video Editor.

Minimum Requirements - free version by download of Filmora Video Editor to be installed on your PC prior to our training course.

 

 

 

 

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Course Trainer - Laurie Miles
 

Update your OziExplorer (Ozi CE) Skills 

Thu 7 May 2020
(7:30pm - 9:30pm)

 

Meeting via ZOOM

Are you a bit rusty with using the Andriod version of OziExplorer?

This training course will take you over the Tracks, Routes & Waypoints.

Minimium requirements - a licensed copy of OziExplorer (Ozi CE version)

 

 

 

 

 

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Course Trainer - Laurie Miles
 

Update your OziExplorer (Android) Skills 

Wed 6 May 2020
(7:30pm - 9:30pm)

 

Meeting via ZOOM

Are you a bit rusty with using the Andriod version of OziExplorer?

This training course will take you over the Tracks, Routes & Waypoints.

Minimium requirements - a licensed copy of OziExplorer (Android version)

 

 

 

 

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Course Trainer - Laurie Miles
 

Update your OziExplorer (Desktop) Skills 

Tue 5 May 2020

(7:30pm - 9:30pm)  

 

Meeting via ZOOM

Are you a bit rusty with using OziExplorer?

This training course will take you over the Tracks, Routes & Waypoints
as well as understanding how map calibration works.

Minimium requirements - a working copy of OziExplorer installed on your desktop

 

 

 

 

 

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Advanced Trip Leader Course 2019 

Sat 16 November 2019 

 

Open to existing Trip Leaders

Are you interested in running extended Outback Trips?


There are limited places available
Please register your expression of interest to attend.

 


 

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Trip Leader Course 2019 

31 August 2019 

 

Are you interested in becoming a Trip Leader?

The Trip Convenor Committee will be holding another
2019 TRIP LEADER COURSE.

There will be limited places available
Please register your expression of interest to attend.

 

 

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TLCCV Advanced Driving & Recovery Course

Theory - 9 July - Mulgrave Country Club
Practical - 27 - 28 July - Yarck

Prerequisites:
Must have completed DA within the last 5 years or be willing to complete another partial DA.
To have been a member for at least 2 years, or be willing to pay for second year's membership in advance.
Vehicle mounted winch and appropriate accessories (damper, tree trunk protector, bow shackles etc)

Description:
Learn advanced driving and recovery techniques from first principles. We'll learn basic though to advanced winch rigging techniques such as righting an overturned car using a hi-lift as a winch. Learn how to mount and dismount a tyre from a wheel using basic hand tools. Use of traction boards (maxtrax/treads) and other advanced techniques.

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TLCCV Chainsaw Course 

Fri 14 - Sun 16 June, 2019 

 

Learn to safely handle your chainsaw while performing basic cross-cutting techniques. This course provides training in the safe use of engine or electrically operated hand-held chainsaws. It includes sharpening chains and completing routine and frequently required service requirements as well as periodic servicing.

By successfully completing this course, you will receive a recognised qulification. This qualification will allow you to use a chainsaw at Yarck & on organised Parks Victoria or DELWP works.

Limited places

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Trip Leader Course 2019 

23 - 24 March 2019 

 

Are you interested in becoming a Trip Leader?
The Trip Convenor Committee will be holding a
the 2019 TRIP LEADER COURSE.

There will be limited places available

 

 

 

 

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Comunication Course

Sat 11 Aug, 2018

The aim of this course is to de-mystify radio communications

& assist in getting the best results from your radios.

MW - HF - UHF will be covered, also basic RF theory on upper UHF frequencies.

Vehicle installations, antennas, repairs & spares,

portable rather the mobile operation, will also be discussed.

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TLCCV Advanced Driving & Recovery Course

Theory - 10 July - Mulgrave Country Club
Practical - 28 - 29 July - Yarck

Prerequisites:
Must have completed DA within the last 5 years or be willing to complete another partial DA.
To have been a member for at least 2 years, or be willing to pay for second year's membership in advance.
Vehicle mounted winch and appropriate accessories (damper, tree trunk protector, bow shackles etc)

Description:
Learn advanced driving and recovery techniques from first principles. We'll learn basic though to advanced winch rigging techniques such as righting an overturned car using a hi-lift as a winch. Learn how to mount and dismount a tyre from a wheel using basic hand tools. Use of traction boards (maxtrax/treads) and other advanced techniques.

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Trip Leader Training Course 2018

17 - 18 March 2018

9am at Yarck

Have you ever thought:

"I would love to lead a trip for members in our club?"

  • Here is your opportunity to gain invaluable knowledge and explore the role of a Trip Leader.
  • You will learn about the basic skills to run a trip and the joy of sharing your experiences.
  • The aim is to reinforce and expand your knowledge and swap ideas with like minded members, all of which will make your job as Trip Leader more fun & rewarding.


 

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Wheel Bearing Course - at Yarck

17 - 18 February, 2018

  • Don't miss this informative demonstration on how to change your wheel bearings.
  • You may be in the middle of the Simpson Desert and need to replace your 4WD wheel bearings.
  • Be prepared with the know how and what spares and tools you need to carry for the job.
  • There will be some 'hands on' time required. 

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Photography Course at Yarck
(Weekend Activity) 

11 - 12 November, 2017

Join Lorraine Parbury for a weekend of great information & fun. Theory & practical sessions plus hand outs.

Bring your own camera, lenses, tripod, camera, manual & other equipment you have including a laptop & message stick (if you have them).

 

 

 

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Tyre Repair Course at Yarck
(Day time Activity) 

Saturday 14 October, 2017

Mick Hutton is an experienced bush driver, tyre fitter and repairer. This workshop will be packed with useful tips as you prepare for your next outback trip.

It will be interactive, informative and entertaining. It will cover everything to do with tyre repair. Cost $20 per person.

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Trip Planning & Camp Cooking

at Yarck

14 - 15 October, 2017

This workshop will be packed with useful tips as you prepare for your next outback trip

Join in this fun filled weekend as we learn about planning for that weekend or extended outback trip. Gain confidence with camp cooking over hot coals.

On Sunday morning, you will practice your new found skills for a morning tea cook off competition.


 

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Map Reading & Navigational Skills at Yarck
(Weekend Activity) 

16 - 17 September, 2017

  • Are you wanting to find your way around the country & recognise features on the ground & on the map.
  • Understand the information given on the map so you can picture the ground and its possibilities & limitations, even though you have not seen them
  • Assist in the quick & accurate transmission on locations of people or objects from their actual locations on the ground to maps relevant to any operation, activity or authority.

If the answer is 'no' or 'not sure' then this is the course for you. Theory combined with fun practical exercises, will cover all you need to know to be able to achieve all this and more..

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Caravan & Camper Trailer Bearing Day - at Yarck

Sat 12 August, 2017

Join Simon Mustey as he demonstrates how to change Wheel Bearings on a Caravan/Trailer

Checking Brakes on Caravans & Trailers will also be covered

Paper, pen or camera may be useful

 

 

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Chainsaw Course - at Yarck

5 - 7 May, 2017

Course Trainer
Steve McWiggan - Sure Trac Training

A great way for members to received expert training on how to use a chainsaw,.

Each participant who completes this registered course successfully will receive a natioanlly recognised certificate. This certificate is required for chainsaw work carried out with FWDV, Parks Victoria and at our club property at Yarck.

 

 

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Trip Leader Course - at Yarck

18 - 19 March 2017

Course Trainer - Matt Lilley

Have you ever aspired to running a trip for our club?

Here is your opportunity to gain invaluable knowledge and explore the role of a Trip Leader.

You will learn about the basic skills of a Trip Leader and the joy of sharing your experiences.

The aim is to leave the course with a raft of new tools and tricks that will make your job as Trip Leader more enjoyable and rewarding.

All previously trained Trip Leaders are welcome to update or help new trainees.


 

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Liz Mills
(Activity Facilitator)
 

Tyre Repair Course
(Day time Activity) 

Sunday 5 March, 2017

Are you interested in learning more about tyre repair? Then this course is for you.

Mick Hutton is an experienced bush driver, tyre fitter & repairer. This course will be interactive, informative & entertaining. It will cover everthing to do with tyre repair.
For more details,click here. Numbers are limited so don't miss out!

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Designer First Aid Solutions - First Aid Training

18 - 19 February, 2017

2 days Training

First Aid Book & First Aid Certificate

CPR Face Shield

Prizes & Gifts

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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 Bush Mechanics Weekend - Yarck

with Brad Schaffer

15 - 16 October, 2016

Do you know:

  • what spare parts & tools to take on an outback trip
  • what to check on your 4WD before you leave
  • what size solar panels do I need
  • do I know how to fix my flat tyre in the outback

A fun weekend, learning new skills 

 

 

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Trip Planning & Camp Cooking

at Yarck with Liz Mills

15 - 16 October, 2016

Saturday - Morning : Theory  - Afternoon : Practical

A weekend designed for new members & those embarking on their first outback trip.

We will share tips & ideas on packing & catering plus cooking on hot coals.

Sunday: You will have fun with your new found skills for a 'Scone Cook Off'.

 

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