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A17 Telehandler – CPCS A17

TypeExperienced & Novice

A17 Telehandler – CPCS A17 Course Aims

To provide thorough theoretical and practical training in operating a telehandler to enable the candidate to competently and safely operate the machine and pass the CPCS Telescopic Handler training course Theory and Practical Tests.

A17 Telehandler – CPCS A17 Course Content

  • Operating the plant machinery on all normal tasks for which it is designed
  • Deciding whether a particular load is safe to lift
  • Carrying out routine telescopic handler servicing procedures and plant maintenance in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions
  • Conducting minor mechanical adjustments
  • Preparing and driving the machine on public highways, and loading in onto a transporter in accordance with the requirements of the UK Road Traffic Acts
  • Understanding the purpose and capabilities of the machine and any relevant safety precautions necessary for its operation
  • How the handler machine works and the maintenance requirements involved
  • The effect of load, size, weight, gradients and ground conditions upon machine stability
  • Loading, storage and transit of representative materials
  • The basic construction of pallets
  • The permitted loading of scaffolds

A17 Telehandler – CPCS A17 Duration of Training

All categories are confirmed on completion of Initial Analysis, depending on experience.

Endorsements

A-  Industrial Telescopic

B-  Up To 9 metres

C-  All Sizes EXC SLEW

D-  All Sizes INC SLEW – NOW KNOWN AS CPCS A77

E – Suspended Loads

CPCS Telescopic handler Test

To achieve the Red CPCS Trained Operator Card candidates must pass both the CSCS touch screen H+S test (within the last 2 years) and the CPCS Theory Test and the Practical Test. 

 To upgrade the Red CPCS Trained Operator Card you will have to achieve, within 2 year, the relevant NVQ – For more information on required NVQ contact Tel – 01623 287830

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