This course is for people with limited or no experience who want to learn to operate a telescopic handler.
Operate the machine safely and effectively for all normal tasks.
Make decisions whether a particular load is safe to lift or not.
Carry out routine servicing procedures and maintenance as necessary, in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions.
Know how the Telescopic Machine works and the maintenance requirements involved.
Understand the effects load, size, weight, gradients and ground conditions have upon the stability of the machine.
Know how to load, store and transport materials correctly.
Understand the basic construction and use of pallets.
Teaching and Assessment
This course is 3 days taught through classroom-based and practical exercises, followed by a 1 day assessment.
Various cards available including in-house, please call for details!
For CPCS Testing, the CITB Health, safety and environment test must have been passed no more than two years before the course start date.
Good understanding of spoken and written English.