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Wed, 05 Aug


Zoom Training Session

3rd Winching Workshop

Everything you wanted to know about winching but were afraid to ask!

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3rd Winching Workshop
3rd Winching Workshop

Time & Location

05 Aug 2020, 9:30 pm – 07 Aug 2020, 11:30 pm

Zoom Training Session

About the Event

Third edition of the highly appreciated Online Winch Workshop. 

The workshop has a theory and a practical component. 

Theory is broken up into two sessions of 2 hours each.  

Session 1: 5th August 2020, Wednesday 9:30pm to 11:30pm 

Session 2: 7th August 2020, Friday 9:30pm to 11:30pm 

Practicals: Date TBA.  

These sessions cover the following: 

  • What is a Winch 
  • Different Types winches 
  • Winch Motors Gears 
  • Components Hydraulics 
  • Selection of a Winch 
  • Mounting 
  • Electrical & Hydraulic Considerations 
  • Winch Extras 
  • Safety 
  • Tensioners 
  • Snatch Block & Principles of Pulleys 
  • Winching diagrams 
  • Anchors 
  • Hand Signals 
  • Recovery Resistance Calculations 
  • Maintenance  

Every online session ends with a fun Kahoot Quiz.  

Following this, whoever can make it can register for the practical session.  

  1. It will be a full day workshop 
  2. First hour we revise what has been taught 
  3. Then we go over the practical aspect  
  4. Dos and don’ts 
  5. Anchoring the vehicle 
  6. Basic winching signals 
  7. Basic winching protocols and safety
  8. Winch scenarios 
  9. Usage of snatch blocks 
  10. Repairing the synthetic line 
  11. Land anchors and pullpal 
  12. Tree trunk protectors 
  13. In between we squeeze in lunch.  
  14. Then is the exam bit.  
  15. There will be written Mcqs  
  16. The practical bit you will be judged individually for scenarios and the you would be broken into two groups and a complicated winch task will be assigned to you.  
  17. Everyone who attends the practicals gets a participation certificate.  
  18. Whoever scores 70% and above (combined practical and theory) gets course completion certificate.  70% and above is international norm and Learn Offroad follows the best practices and will not compromise on that.   

Course Instructor: The course is conducted by Dr. Tejas Kothari, Asia’s only International 4 Wheel Drive Trainers’ Association (I4WDTA) certified trainer and the practical sessions happen at the Learn Offroad Training Grounds at Pali, near Mumbai.  Responses to last workshop here: 

COST: For only theory Sessions: Rs. 2006 

For both theory and practical session: Rs. 7552


  • Online Session

    This is valid for both online sessions of the Winching Workshop.

    Tax: GST included+₹50.15 service fee
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  • Online + On Field Sessions

    This includes both the online sessions as well as the field training.

    Tax: GST included
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