Telehandler Operation Qualification

 

 

Instructor:E-Learning

Class: Telehandler Operation Qualification

Time:  1 hour

Target Audience:All
Objectives/References: Various standards, techniques and best practices

Course Outline:

  • The Law – Regulations & Legislation (including: The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974, The Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998, The Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998 & The Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999)
  • Rider-operated lift trucks: Operator training Approved Code of Practice and guidance
  • Introduction to the truck
  • Machine capabilities & limitations
  • Pre-operational checklist
  • Explanation & use of controls
  • Fuel and hydraulic systems
  • Steering & manoeuvring
  • Safe operation and safety precautions
  • Factors in deciding whether a particular load is safe to lift
  • The effect of load, size, weight, gradients and ground conditions upon machine stability
  • Lifting and depositing loads
  • Stacking and de-stacking
  • Loading, storage and transit of representative materials
  • Inspection and maintenance

Description:

This course is designed to train and assess operators in the safe operation of Telehandlers, including the hazards and precautions to take and also to provide them with a knowledge and understanding of current relevant legislation and approved codes of practice.

 

M&A Safety Services’ training conforms to OSHA CBT Training standards and ANSI Z490.1. Criteria for Accepted Practices in Safety, Health and Environmental Training. M&A Safety Services LLC. follows all ANSI training criteria.

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