Telescopic Handler

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Max Number of Delegates: 3:1
Duration: Dependant on Experience
Length of Certification: 3 Years
Accreditation: RTITB, NPORS or COTS Certificate

Who Should Attend

This programme is designed for those personnel responsible for operating Telehandler trucks of various types.

Course Aim

To provide delegates with a thorough understanding of the hazards associated with operating such machinery including attachments. To have a working knowledge of how the various machines operate and to identify the major components of the machine and explain their functions. To carry out an effective pre-operational check.

Training Methods

A high proportion of hands-on demonstration and practical exercises, supplemented with classroom based tutorials.

Driver CPC Approved

NO, this is NOT a Driver CPC approved course

Course Content

  • Health & Safety at Work Act
  • Identify main components, controls and operating functions
  • Load handling, incl. bulk stacking, wide loads and loading on structures
  • Pre Operational checks
  • Operating the machine
  • Manoeuvring the vehicle
  • PPE
  • Practical assessment

Additional Information

Delegates attending this course should be 16+ years and be physically and mentally fit to withstand the rigours of training.

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