Safe Operation of a Telehandler Lift Truck Training – Classroom

Safe Operation of a Telehandler Lift Truck Training – Classroom

Course Duration

1 day



Course Summary

Telehandlers are a Class VII (7) Rough Terrain Forklift typically used in construction-type environments. Competent instruction is a key component to achieving a desired result of zero incidents with this type of mobile equipment.

Our course is designed to provide participants the ability to recognize and control hazards associated with the equipment and the environment in which it is operated in, as well as the safe operating principles and procedures of the equipment. The practical skills evaluation is to be performed at the worker’s place of employment.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Identify hazards specific to the equipment and environment.
  • Discuss competency requirements and general responsibilities.
  • Explain stability principles.
  • Perform Pre-Operational Checks.
  • Follow safe operating procedures.
  • Identify fuel source hazards.

Our Safe Operation of a Telehandler program is designed in accordance with CSA B335-04 Safety Standard for Lift Trucks.

Course Material

Participant manual, test, record of attendance and wall certificate.

Target Audience

Telehandler operators, supervisors, JHSC members, and safety representatives

Legislative Reference

Reg. for Industrial Establishments s. 51. (2)

Continuing Education Credits

HRPA has approved this course for CPD. Please contact us at 800.815.9980 to find out more.