Course

RTITB Rough Terrain Telescopic Handler Operator Course (Refresher)

Max. Duration

Three (3) years

COURSE AIM

To teach the safe operation of a Rough Terrain Telescopic Handler, to ensure the safety of the operator, the safety of other persons nearby, the safety of the Rough Terrain Telescopic Handler, the safety of the load, safety of nearby property, and safety of the environment.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

1. Perform all pre-operating checks and safety checks.
2. Understand the safe lifting-capacity, travel, load center, and center of gravity limitations of a Rough Terrain Telescopic Handler.
3. Safely travel the Rough Terrain Telescopic Handler, and lift, lower and transport any load from/to any location.

ESSENTIAL SYLLABUS COMPONENTS

1. Operating principles, operator controls, and mechanical daily checks.
2. Reading the lifting capacity of the Rough Terrain Telescopic Handler and calculating the weight of every load.
3. Understand the effects of Load Center and Center of Gravity
4. Safety procedures for lifting, lowering and travelling with loads from/to any location.
5. Emergencies – what to do in emergency situations, e.g. overturn, fire, collisions, etc

MAX. RE-CERTIFICATION INTERVAL

Eight (8) hours

DELIVERY LANGUAGE

English, Arabic or Hindi

COURSE TITLE

Rough Terrain Telescopic Handler Operator Refresher

COURSE CODE

RTTH R

TARGET POPULATION

Any personnel with previous experience of Rough Terrain Telescopic Handler operation, who wish to renew their ABA certification (RTITB, ITSSAR, NPORS, AITT)

ADDITIONAL PRE-REQUISITES FOR FLOP C TRAINING

PPE (Coveralls and Safety Boots), or as required by client if training on client’s site

Candidate must be physically fit to operate a Rough Terrain Telescopic Handler

For practical training, Rough Terrain Telescopic Handler is to be supplied by client, if training on clients site

Candidates who wish to take the refresher course, must hold an in-date certificate or qualification from the ABA (Accrediting Bodies Association). These are RTITB, NPORS, ITSSAR and AITT.
Candidates whose qualifications are expired, or who do not hold an ABA qualification, must attend the Experienced course.