NPORS - Telescopic Handler
The NPORS Telescopic Handler course aims to provide the candidate with a thorough practical and theory training in operating a telescopic handler in order to enable the candidate to pass the NPORS Theory and Practical Tests.
Operating the plant machinery on all normal tasks for which it is designed
Deciding whether a particular load is safe to lift
Carrying out routine telescopic handler servicing procedures and plant maintenance in accordance with the manufacturer's instructions
Conducting minor mechanical adjustments
Preparing and driving the machine on public highways, and loading in onto a transporter in accordance with the requirements of the UK Road Traffic Acts
Understanding the purpose and capabilities of the machine and any relevant safety precautions necessary for its operation
How the handler machine works and the maintenance requirements involved
The effect of load, size, weight, gradients and ground conditions upon machine stability
Loading, storage and transit of representative materials
The basic construction of pallets
The permitted loading of scaffolds
Duration of Training
Depending on experience.
Novice training 3-4 days.
A- Industrial Telescopic
B- Up to 9metres
C- All sizes excl Slew
To achieve the NPORS Operators Card candidates must pass both the NPORS Theory Test and the Practical Test.