Load Restraint Course

The In-Depth Course

Stop the confusion! Get the facts and practical advice from the experts!

Friday 01 March 2019
Tuesday 4 June 2019
Thursday 1 August 2019

Thursday 21 March 2019
Wednesday 12 June 2019
Thursday 08 August 2019

Tuesday 05 March 2019
Thursday 06 June 2019
Tuesday 06 August 2019

Tuesday 12 March 2019
Tuesday 18 June 2019
Tuesday 13 August 2019

Thursday 14 March 2019
Thursday 15 August 2019


  • Explain the Law and the NTC Guidelines in depth.
  • Learn how tie-down and direct methods perform in accidents.
  • Understand the engineering facts on general freight, rated curtains, gates and restraint equipment.
  • Provide practical advice and solutions on all aspects.
  • Understand the key issues for compliance and safety.

Legal Compliance

  • The NEW 2018 NTC Guidelines explained

Load Restraint Methods

  • Tie-down and friction
  • Stretch in lashings and toppling
  • Direct restraint
  • Blocking, gates & rated curtains
  • Speed effects & risks

General Freight & Mixed Loads

  • Principles of load building
  • Do you lash the gates or the freight? Answers!
  • Discuss common Industry problems
  • Bring your problems to share and hear potential solutions!

The Presenter

mike-robertsonMike Robertson
Well known in the transport industry, Mike is a Professional Engineer with a passion for safety and presents with energy and enthusiasm. He has worked and taught on load restraint across Australia, NZ, UK and in Europe. Mike has been an expert witness for the NSW Roads & Maritime Services and many others.


Contact Mike Robertson Tel: 0425 001 086 OR training@engistics.com.au