Telescopic Handler Conversion



Telescopic Handler Conversion


This 2 day Telescopic Handler Conversion course is delivered on client’s sites using their truck and is suitable for delegates with a current Counterbalance Fork Lift licence and is recommended at least every three years. This course is a fully accredited ITSSAR approved training course that will enable the attendees to qualify to drive a Telescopic Handler safely & competently.

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Course Content:

  • Current legislation
  • Pre-use Checks & Maintenance (Record Keeping and Reporting)
  • Introduction to the machine and it’s controls
  • Starting / Stopping
  • Observational Techniques
  • Basic Steering & Steering in Confined Spaces
  • Approaching a Load to Pick Up & Place
  • Bulk Stacking
  • Loading & Unloading a Vehicle
  • Place & Retrieve a Load from Industrial Racking Systems (All Heights)
  • Re-Fuel / Re-Charge / LPG Changing Bottles
  • Theoretical Assessment
  • Practical Assessment

Course Requirements

  • Delegates must hold a current Counterbalance Fork Lift license
  • Equipment and site must be compliant with Health & Safety Standards.

Personal Protective Equipment (PPE):

  • High visibility jacket or vest
  • Protective boots* with good grip and protective guarding on the front vamp and instep (complying with EN 345-2)
  • We also recommend you dress appropriately for weather conditions

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We can deliver on-site and bespoke training packages to meet your business needs.

For further information contact:

Kelly, Nina or Graham on 01243 216278


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