Telescopic Handler



The Industrial Telescopic Handler course is designed for the operator who requires theoretical and practical instruction at basic level, in operating this equipment in an indoor / outdoor industrial environment.

It is also applicable to those experienced operators who require refresher training.



Categories:   Telescopic boom up to 9 meters

Course content:

• Understand the risks involved in operating a Telescopic Handler.

• Understand the legal requirements involved in lifting operations.

• Identify the basic construction, purpose and function of components and the purpose and use of all controls and gauges.

• How to carry out all pre-use and running checks.

• Operate and travel the equipment with and without loads over varying terrain, ensuring stability and control.

• Set up and lift various loads within the full working range of the equipment.

• Place and retrieve loads accurately from various heights / lifting points.

• Place the crane in an out of service condition.

Duration: The duration of the course is between 1 – 5 days dependent on experience with a maximum training ratio of 3 students to 1 instructor. (See Training Info).

Venue: Can be carried out at our training school in Eastleigh or at an employer’s premises. (See training Info).

Assessment: At the end of the course students will undergo a formal written test on all theoretical subjects covered and a practical assessment on their basic skills.

Accreditation: NPORS or LETS certificate

Cost:Dependant on course duration and attendees.

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