Telescopic Handler CPCS Code A17 (endorsement C: all sizes excluding 360˚ slew)

This practically based programme is for anyone who requires training in operating a Telescopic Handler CPCS code A17.

On successful completion you will be able to operate and maintain a Telescopic Handler safely and you will be eligible for a CPCS Red Trained Operator Card, you will also receive certification.

If you have no received any formal instruction previously, this is the course for you. If you have already had experience, speak to one of our team for a more suitable option for you.

For more information see the Full Course Description below

You can claim £500 CITB grant if you are a registered and eligible company:
£50 per day for training days only
£240 for successful completion of the Practical Test
£60 for successful completion of the Theory Test

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Full Course description


Delivered through practical experience and group based tutorials, this course will deliver the components needed to support you in successful completion in operating and maintaining a telescopic handler and will entitle you to a CPCS Red Trained Operator Card upon successful completion of the appropriate CPCS Technical Test.

Course content:

Health and Safety at Work Act 1974

Provision and use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998

Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998

Other current relevant regulations

Introduction to machine including role and responsibilities

Pre-start inspections

Controls and instruments

Machine operation and safe load lifting

Routine servicing and maintenance working to the manufacturer’s instructions

Understand the effect of load, size, weight, gradients and ground conditions upon machine stability

Know how to load, store and transport representative materials

Understand the basic construction of pallets


Course Duration
5 Days
Course Fees

Full Course Fee per delegate £1,220 + VAT

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12 - 16 Dec
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08 - 12 May
26 - 30 Jun
07 - 11 Aug
25 - 29 Sep
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27 Nov - 01 Dec
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