Telehandler Training

Telescopic Material Handler

Onsite Only

A Telescopic Handler or Telehandler is a mobile all terrain multi-purpose machine fitted with a variable height/reach telescopic boom and a lifting attachment. The most common attachments are forks or buckets, but Telehandlers can be fitted with a variety of attachments for different types of loads.  They are used primarily in Agricultural and Viticulture industries for moving products, however they can also be found commonly utilised for construction related works.

Completing Training & Assessment, Licensing, a Refresher or Verification of Competency course are excellent means of gaining employment or strengthening your existing skills and knowledge for the benefit of employers.

We only deliver these training products with our on site service. This can be delivered in South Australia or interstate in metropolitan or regional areas.

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Telehandler Training Adelaide

Course Info:

Course overview: 

This training course is designed to provide workers with previous experience in Telescopic Material Handler operations with the skills and under pinning knowledge required to operate a Telescopic Material Handler. This includes a range of mandatory tasks including the fitting, use and removal of attachments, plant operation and operator maintenance activities.

Unit of Competency:

  • The training delivery and assessment of this course is aligned to the unit of competency but is a non accredited course. The course provides a student and business provision of quality plant training and supporting assessment evidence to meet their Work Health Safety responsibilities.

Course Content:

  • Plan and prepare for operations.
  • Operate Telehandler in line with established requirement.
  • Attach, secure, lift, carry and place materials to complete work activity.
  • Prepare to relocate Telehandler.
  • Housekeeping and shutdown.

Suitability:

  • This course is suitable for worker with some experience and knowledge in Telescopic Material Handler operations.

Locations:

  • Course delivery options are limited to your workplace. This can be within metropolitan Adelaide, regional South Australia or interstate locations.
  • Extra charges may apply for onsite course delivery options and minimum student numbers are required.

Course Pre-Requisites:

  • Participants must be 18 years or older and be able to provide photo identification.
  • Participants must have a minimum of year 10 Language, Literacy & Numeracy (reading, writing, numeracy and comprehension skills).
  • Must wear enclosed shoes (safety boots are preferred) and wear high visibility clothing.

Course Duration:

  • This course is delivered in one day.
  • Start and finish times to be arranged at time of booking.

Assessment:

  1. Written components – Knowledge and Calculations.
  2. Practical Component.

Course Outcome:

  • Students who successfully complete this course will be issued with a Verification of Competency Certificate.
  • Issuance of a Competency Card by Forklift Quality Training.

Descriptor:

A Telescopic Handler or Telehandler is a mobile all terrain multi-purpose machine fitted with a variable height/reach telescopic boom and a lifting attachment. The most common attachments are forks or buckets, but Telehandlers can be fitted with a variety of attachments for different types of loads.  They are used primarily in Agricultural and Viticulture industries for moving products, however they can also be found commonly utilised for construction related works.

Investment: $350.00

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