Telescopic Materials Handler (Telehandler) Operations is aimed at providing the necessary skills and knowledge to operate a telescopic materials handler (telehandler) safely and efficiently. The course is a mixture of in class theory, practical demonstration and assessment covering all aspect of operation including legislation; hazards and risk control; planning; pre-use inspections; load charts; load characteristics; attachments; safe operation; transport; reporting procedures; shut down and post operation checks.
Verification of Competency
Telescopic Materials Handler (Telehandler) Verification of Competencies can be delivered on-site and at our training facility. For more information, please contact the facility, or view our VOC page.
Upon successful completion of this unit a Statement of Attainment will be issued.
Please refer to our Refund Policy
For further information about onsite training for this course, email firstname.lastname@example.org or you can contact us on 1300 700 080 or Apply Online.
Telescopic Materials Handler (Telehandler) Operations Training requires a Unique Student Identifier (USI) , you can still complete the training without a USI, though Site Skills Training is unable to provide you with your completion certificate until you provided us with your USI. To apply for a free USI visit the USI website or contact our facility.
There are no prerequisites
A telehandler does not constitute a “forklift” in relation to the operation of a powered industrial truck equipped with a mast and an elevating load carriage to which is attached a pair of forkarms or other attachment as prescribed in the National Standard for Licencing Persons Performing High Risk Work.
Yes - please contact Site Skills Training for an RPL kit
Units of Competency
RIIHAN309E Conduct telescopic materials handler operations
Construction, Resources, Defence, Agriculture