This nationally accredited telescopic materials handler operations course also known as a Telehandler RII course is designed for those in the resources and infrastructure industries. It includes teaching learners how to plan and prepare; conducting machine pre-operational checks; operate the telescopic materials handler; attach, secure, lift, carry and place materials; select, remove and fit attachments; relocate the telescopic materials handler; carry out machine operator maintenance; and clean up.
This unit is appropriate for those working in operational roles.
- Basic verbal and written English communication skills sufficient to read material and understand instruction.
- A Unique Student Identifier number (USI)- if you don’t have one go to- usi.gov.au
- Provide photo identification.
- Wear closed in shoes.
- Sun protection is also recommended (hat, long-sleeved shirt and pants).
- Pass a language, literacy, and numeracy assessment (LLN) if applicable..
How long will the training take (Duration)
Typically the training and assessment is competency-based and is a 1-day course.
Please Note-Total time is dependent on the competency of each individual.
How is the Training Delivered ( Delivery Modes)
FULL COURSE TRAINING – Practical and theory training based on theoretical concepts and set tasks that need to be completed. The learner is then given a theory and a practical assessment.
Designed for all types of learners giving them access to the equipment and skills required to be competent in the practical skills and knowledge of operating an under 11 metre EWP in a very focused one-on-one or small group environment.
Step 1-Completion of theory training and assessment
Step 2– Learner completes equipment familiarization and practical training and assessment in a structured learning environment one on one or in a small group.
Step 3– Learner is issued a Statement of attainment for proof of training.
What will you learn? (Overview)
The Telehandler RII course will cover the below topics:
- Plan and prepare for telescopic materials handler operations
- Conduct telescopic materials handler pre-operational checks
- Operate telescopic materials handler
- Attach, secure, lift, carry and place materials
- Select, remove and fit attachment
- Relocate the telescopic materials handler
- Carry out machine operator maintenance
- Conduct housekeeping activities
Aa well as:
- Basic Knowledge of the Telescopic Handler
- How to assess and secure equipment and the work area (routine checks, plan work)
- How to operate the
- Maintenance of the Telescopic Handler
- Carry out pre and post-operational procedures
- Apply a working knowledge of OHS & regulatory requirements
For more specific course information please contact us or go to https://training.gov.au
To complete the course, students must successfully complete all assessments which are aligned with the national unit of competency.
Upon successful completion of the course requirements, students will receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment for the unit of competency.
Your Statement of Attainment does not have an expiry date, however, most sites will want your SOA dated within a 2 year period so some employers may require you to be VOC’d or refresh your competency to retain your currency.
How long will training take?
Typically the training and assessment is competency-based and is a 1-day course. Please Note-Total time is dependent on the competency of each individual.
How is the training delivered?
Training and assessment are both practical and theory-based delivery.
How long does your confined space ticket/SOA last for?
The industry generally recommends that your Confines Space ticket or SOA is refreshed every 2 years to remain current.