KI TRAINING
& ASSESSING

Telehandler Training

UNIT OF COMPETENCY:

RIIHAN309F - Telehandler

Conduct telescopic materials handler operations

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PURPOSE:

This Perth-based telehandler training course is designed for participants to gain the necessary skills to operate a telescopic materials handler (telehandler) safely and efficiently. This training is based on the National High Risk Licence Unit of Competence: ‘RIIHAN309F – Conduct telescopic materials handler operations’.

Participants who are successful in the completion of this telehandler training course will be at an advantage to secure operational roles within the construction & infrastructure, transport & logistics, industrial, mining, oil and gas sectors.

WHAT DOES THE TELEHANDLER TRAINING COURSE COVER?

On completion of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Plan, prepare, conduct machine pre-operational checks
  • Operate telescopic materials handler
  • Attach, secure, lift, carry and place materials to complete work activity
  • Select, remove and fit attachments for a telescopic materials handler
  • Relocate telescopic materials handler
  • Carry out machine operator maintenance and cleaning up.

This comprehensive one day course involves both theory and practical components and can be completed at our training centre in Perth.

PREREQUISITES & COURSE REQUIREMENTS:

  • Persons must be 18 years of age or older
  • Photo ID must be presented i.e. current drivers licence or passport
  • Basic numeracy skills
  • Basic English language and literacy skills

CERTIFICATION & TELEHANDLER TICKET

On successful completion of this course, persons will receive a Statement of Attainment and wallet card for RIIHAN309E – Conduct telescopic materials handler operations.

HOW LONG DOES A TELEHANDLER LICENCE LAST?

Once you have a telehandler ticket, you must renew it every 5 years. Renewal requires paying the appropriate WorkSafe Australia fees.

CAN I DRIVE A TELEHANDLER WITH A FORKLIFT LICENCE?

A telehandler ticket will give you the skills to operate a telescopic handler and its attachments in a range of heavy lifting machine operator jobs.

While a properly equipped telehandler can perform many of the same functions as a forklift, it can also act as a crane. Please contact KI Training & Assessing to find out what licence and training course would best match your needs and requirements.

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Duration: 8 hours
Course Dates:

Next dates for this course are:

December
4 - 4 December

January(2021)
6 - 6 January

February(2021)
3 - 3 February

March(2021)
3 - 3 March

April(2021)
7 - 7 April

May(2021)
5 - 5 May

June(2021)
2 - 2 June

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