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Teleporter (Yard Duties Only)

This Teleporter training course is carefully designed to provide participants with the essential skills and knowledge required to operate a telescopic handler (teleporter) safely and efficiently. Course material is tailored for teleporter use with yard-based duties. Operating teleporters requires specific training due to the unique features of the machinery and the specialist lifting and materials handling skills required of the teleporter operator.

Why This Course Is Important

Operating a telehandler without proper training poses risks to operators, bystanders, and the equipment itself. This course aims to help prevent accidents and injuries in yard environments during teleporter operations and empower teleporter operators to contribute to improved yard management and enhanced workplace safety.

Who Should Attend This Course

This course is ideal for people involved in material handling tasks within yard environments. This includes, but is not limited to yard workers, warehouse operators, construction site personnel, logistics, facility managers, and supply chain professionals. It is also ideal for employers and supervisors responsible for the safety of their workforce and adherence to industry standards in teleporter operations within yard environments.

Course Overview

This Teleporter training course is delivered through a combination of practical training and theoretical knowledge for topics including:

  • The design, components, and functions of teleporters and understanding their applications in yard-based tasks.
  • Construction site safety and health regulations relevant to teleporter operations.
  • Daily inspections and routine maintenance for safe teleporter operations.
  • Hydraulic systems and proper operating practices.
  • The impact of load, size, weight, gradients, and ground conditions on the stability of the teleporter during material handling.
  • Techniques for loading, storing, and transporting materials efficiently within yard environments.

Course requirements

To participate in the training, participants must:

  • Ideally be 18+ years of age
  • Be medically fit to operate machinery
  • Have their own PPE gear (boots, high vis vest)
  • Have a good understanding of English

On successful completion of the training program, participants will receive an JMH certificate and a card valid for three years.

For enquiries or to register for the Teleporter training course, please get in touch with a member of the JMH team today on +353 (47) 85 525.