Rough Terrain Telescopic Handler

Civil Skills Plus
In Montacute

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Typology Course
Location Montacute
Duration 5 Days
  • Course
  • Montacute
  • Duration:
    5 Days

To ensure the candidate is competent in the safe handling of a rough terrain telescopic handler.
Suitable for: Anybody operating a rough terrain forklift truck and needs to prove competence in the handling of these potentially dangerous machines.

Where and when
Starts Location
On request
Windmill Farm, TA15 6UT, Somerset, England
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Starts On request
Windmill Farm, TA15 6UT, Somerset, England
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· Requirements

Overalls, rigger gloves, goggles and appropriate outdoor clothing for the weather.


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17th Edition Full

Mike Thorne
5.0 18/06/2010
What I would highlight: Very good all round, friendly staff and very nice location. Generally a very good place to learn i will be returning for certain. 9/10
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Course programme

Rough Terrain Telescopic Handler

Training Method

Practical training with knowledge delivered through course notes.

Course Duration:

  • 5 Days - Novice Operators
  • 3 Days - Semi Experienced Operators
  • 2 Days - Experienced Operators
  • 1 Day - Correct bad habits and Assessment Content.

Course Content:

  • Legal and statutory legislation related to rough terrain telescopic handler.
  • Pre-start checks and routine maintenance.
  • Recognise instrument readings and operate all the controls.
  • Inspect vehicle and comment on serviceability.
  • Operate the machine to:
    • Load and unload safely
    • Handle on rough terrain and slopes
    • Manoeuvre in a confined space
    • Operate at different working heights.

Progression to: Tractor Driving, Machine Maintenance

Number of Candidates: 2 - 4