The NPORS 138 course is a specialized training program designed for qualified Telehandler operators looking to enhance their skills and knowledge in handling suspended loads with a Masted Telehandler. This course equips operators with the necessary expertise to perform lifting operations safely and efficiently.
One of the key aspects of the course is the focus on handling suspended loads. Participants will gain a deep understanding of the intricacies of working with loads that are attached to the Telehandler through various lifting attachments. This knowledge is critical to ensure that suspended loads are handled securely and without compromising safety.
The course covers load movement techniques, teaching operators how to control and manipulate loads with precision. Proper load movement is vital in preventing accidents, reducing damage to materials, and increasing overall productivity on the worksite.
Those who are required to perform lifting operations with a masted telehandler as a part of their work duties.
Delegate Requirements – Delegates should be physically fit, in good health and should, generally, not have problems with eyesight or hearing, heart disease, high blood pressure, epilepsy, impaired limb function, alcohol or drug dependence or psychiatric illness. It is, however, desirable (but not mandatory) that applicants should be literate and have had driving experience as an indication of dexterity
Novice – This course is designed for the complete Novice delegate.
Experienced – Delegates must have used the equipment in a range of operations for a minimum of 3 months.
Refresher – Delegates must have already attended a course and have valid proof in the form of certification.
Experienced Worker Test (EWA) – Delegates must have used the equipment in a range of operations for a minimum of 2 years.
NPORS – National Plant Operators Registration Scheme
Founded in 1992, NPORS was formed to challenge the status quo within the construction industry and we are as dedicated to the goal of ensuring standards today as the day it all began.
NPORS stands firm on the principles it was founded on; supporting industry, regulated training and testing, consistent improvement, equal opportunities and transparency about how we work. Since it’s beginnings, NPORS has continued to progress to be a trusted and recognised name in the industry, offering employers a credible training alternative.
All delegates who attend our NPORS accredited course will receive an NPORS ID Card and Registration.