TELESCOPIC HANDLER Operator (NOVICE) ABA codes J2 & J3 RTITB ACCREDITED

Key Details

  • Available at
    CIST Llangefni, Community Location
  • Level
    N/A
  • Study Mode
    Part-time
  • Programme Area
    Personal Learning Account, Construction and the Built Environment
  • Course Length

    5 Days

  • Course Type
    Short Course

Course Description

The RTITB Telescopic Handler (Rough Terrain Truck) Operator - Novice Course is designed for those with little or no prior experience of Telescopic Handler operation who wish to achieve a nationally recognised operator qualification.

Course Topics:

  • Responsibilities under the Health & Safety at Work Act, 1974, PUWER 98 & LOLER 98
  • Operators Safety Code
  • Pre-use checks
  • Factors affecting stability
  • Motive and hydraulic controls of the Telehandler
  • Manoeuvring the Telehandler in open and off road/rough areas
  • Stacking at different levels
  • De-stacking with laden and un-laden pallets
  • Roles & Responsibilities
  • Manufacturer's Handbooks
  • Major Components and Functions
  • Steering, Driving & Braking
  • Pre-Operational Checks
  • Mounting and Dismounting Safely
  • Configuring for Travel
  • Safe Manoeuvring: Laden & Unladen Open & Confined Areas
  • Conducting on Site Safety Checks
  • Lifting and Load Handling Tasks
  • Fitting, Adjusting & Removing Attachments
  • Machine Transportation Procedures
  • Shift End & Shut Down Procedure

Entry Criteria

No prior experience required

Delivery

This course consists of classroom based activities, DVD presentation, written assessment, practical training and assessment.

Assessment

4 days learning through a mix of classroom-based teaching and practical exercises

1 day practical assessment

Progression

Counterbalance or Reach Fork Lift Truck

Would you like to apply for this course?

Please call us today on 08445 460 460 or send an email to busnes@gllm.ac.uk