Telehandler Safety Train the Trainer

Telehandler Safety Train the Trainer

Telehandler Safety Train the Trainer is an eight-hour course designed to provide experienced operators Telehandler Safety 1with the knowledge, skills, and resources needed to deliver effective initial and refresher training to your employees. It stresses the practical application of safe operating principles, load characteristics, and workplace hazards. The curriculum reflects all the training requirements listed in 29 CFR 1910.178.

All students will receive a fully-scripted Telehandler Safety : Train the Trainer Leader’s Guide, sample student materials, and a variety of checklists and forms needed to train and certify your location’s operators.

Prerequisites Students must be qualified telehandler operators with experience using the type of telehandler that they will be using to train operators.

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Telehandler Safety : Train the Trainer - Course Objectives

  • List the basic types of material handling equipment in use at your location.
  • Identify workplace conditions that relate to operations and stability.
  • Complete a telehandler pre-operation inspection.
  • Operate in accordance with the manufacturer’s requirements.
  • Adjust your operations to reflect worksite conditions, attachments, and loads.
  • Follow your location’s material handling requirements.

Telehandler Safety : Train the Trainer - Course Outline

Overview of Telehandler Safety

  • Causes of AccidentsWelcome Letter download page
  • Key Safety Rules

Basic Operation

  • Pre-shift Inspection
  • Pre-planning
  • Transmissions and Steering
  • Traveling and Inclines

Load Handling

  • Loads and Attachments
  • Stability
  • Load Charts
  • Lifting and Tilting
  • Transporting Loads
  • Suspended Loads
  • Unloading, Parking, and Shutdown

Refueling and Recordkeeping

Practical Skills Checklist and Post-test

Conducting Effective Training

  • Adult Learning Fundamentals
  • Operator Training
  • Recordkeeping and Certification

This class can also be taught at your location. Request a quote.

Jim Johnson December 13, 2016
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