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RIIHAN309F - Conduct telescopic materials handler operations

Please note all machines are to be supplied by the client, if you are unable to access a machine, we could hire one for a further cost

 

Course Overview

This course covers conducting telescopic materials handler operations in the resources and infrastructure industries. It includes planning and preparing; conducting machine pre-operational checks; operating the telescopic materials handler; attaching, securing, lifting carrying and placing materials; selecting, removing and fitting attachments; relocating the telescopic materials handler; carrying out machine operator maintenance; cleaning up.This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to conduct telescopic materials handler operations.

This unit applies to those working in site-based roles.

Licensing, legislative, regulatory and certification requirements that apply to this unit can vary between states, territories, and industry sectors, and must be sourced from state jurisdictions prior to applying this unit.

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.

 

Duration

  • Allow approx. 1 day for training and assessment

 

Pre-requisites

  • Nil

 

Course Content

  • Assess and secure equipment and work area
  • Operate equipment
  • Use attachments
  • Shut down and secure equipment / area

 

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)

All States Training offers RPL for this unit of competency please contact our office for an RPL kit

  

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