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Forklift Telescopic Handler at The Construction Skills People Ltd

Course description

This assessment is designed for those involved in operating Telescopic Handlers to show their competence in this equipment.

Categories:  INDUSTRIAL TELESCOPIC – UP TO 9 METRES – ALL SIZES EXCLUDING 360° SLEW – ALL SIZES INCLUDING 360° SLEW

To successfully pass the assessment the operator must be able to:

  • Identify the basic construction and components, and the purpose and use of all controls and gauges.
  • Identify and comply with manufacturer’s instructions in accordance with the operator’s handbook, i.e. Load Charts, and applicable regulations.
  • Explain all relevant documentation.
  • Carry out all pre-use and running checks.
  • Configure the Tele Handler for site and road travel.
  • Travel the machine over varying types of terrain, including undulating ground and substantial inclines, with and without loads.
  • Manoeuvre in confined areas.
  • Set the Telescopic Handler in order to lift various loads.
  • Lift and place various loads within the full working range of the Telescopic Handler.
  • Ensure load integrity and security.
  • Transport loads.
  • Place and return loads accurately.
  • Place and retrieve loads from a vehicle bed or trailer.
  • Keep within safe working parameters.
  • Place the Forklift in an out-of service condition.
  • Explain the loading and unloading procedure on and off a transporter.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact The Construction Skills People Ltd directly.

Last updated date: 16 September 2015
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