National Auditing and Training Ltd. 

Telescopic Handler - Suspended Loads N138 

It is envisaged that by the end of this course of training the learner will be able to answer questions on and perform the following: 
➢Have a basic understanding of the industry, the dangers of working in the industry and their responsibilities as an operator 
➢Be able to conform to manufacturers requirements as per technical data, conform to relevant regulations and legislation 
➢Be able to locate and identify the major components of the machine and explain their functions 
➢Be able to locate and identify the steering, driving and braking controls and explain their functions 
➢Conduct all pre-operational checks in accordance with the manufactures and legislative requirements 
➢Safely mount and dismount the machine 
➢Start and stop the engine safely move the machine off and stop it safely 
➢Configure the machine for travel and manoeuvre it safely laden and unladen, over varying terrain, rough ground, inclines, in open and confined areas 
➢Conduct all safety checks at the work area 
➢Manoeuvre the machine to the work area and correctly configure in readiness to carry out lifting and load handling tasks 
➢Be able to locate, identify and explain safe working loads, lifting capacity chart and explain how the manufacturer may reduce the lifting capacity when moving a suspended load, different lifting configurations and working ranges 
➢Identify and explain different lifting procedures, explain what task could fall into each category 
➢Identify and explain centres of gravity and calculate estimated weights of loads 
➢Identify any overhead / proximity hazards 
➢Be able to agree the signal codes / hand signals, direction of movement, safe working and safe landing placement zone with the slinger / signal 
➢Ensure telescopic handler is in a safe condition and attachments fitted correctly 
➢Checked load integrity and security 
➢Be able to lift and move a load to a designated position in a safe and controlled manner, ensuring minimum uncontrolled movement 
➢Environmental considerations 
➢Carry out all out of service and securing procedures 
Duration 5 Days 
Maximum Delegates 3 
Bolt on 2 Days 
Maximum Delegates 4 
For further information contact NAT LTD. 02830838267 or email info@natltd.co.uk 
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