RIIHAN309F - Conduct Telescopic materials handler operations

Course Information

  • DELIVERY: Face to Face Training
  • COST: $450
  • DURATION: 1 Day Training
  • INTAKE: Monday to Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm (We Offer Weekend Classes)
  • LOCATION: 3/14-16 Marjorie Street, Sefton NSW 2162

Course Description

This telehandler training course aims to provide the participant with all the requirements needed for obtaining a TSHA Trained Telehandler Operator License.  Successfully completing this course will allow anyone enrolling for this course to operate any non-slewing Telehandler within Australia.

This course does not cover the requirements for using a slewing Telehandler or crane jib attachments with a lifting capacity over three tones.

Entry Requirements

No entry requirements or prerequisites for this course.

STA Entry Requirements

  • Applicants should be at least 14 years and nine months.
  • Able to produce sufficient identification with name and photo (i.e., driver’s license, passport, etc.).
  • Speak and understand English at a level to be able to participate in the training program and assessment.

Note: Oral assessments can be arranged for applicants with writing and reading difficulties.


The total duration is 1 day. Training and assessment are conducted.

Training Overview

  • Pre-operational Inspections: on the telehandler and each type of attachment being conducted
  • Operate: shifting loads and traveling through obstacles
  • Plan Operations: Hazard management and consultation
  • Conclude Operations: Parking, securing the equipment, and following site-specific procedure

Vocational Outcome

This course is programmed to provide students with the skills and knowledge required to work safely in the construction Industry.


Upon successfully completing the course, a Gold Card Telehandler License will be issued by the TSHA with each type of attachment completed.

Fees and Charges

  • Group discounts apply
  • Refund and fee protection policy – Please refer to the student handbook
  • Payment Terms – Payment for individual participants is upfront; group booking payment terms are based on agreement.