RIIHAN309F – Conduct telescopic materials handler operations

Price $600

This unit describes the skills and knowledge required to conduct telescopic materials handler operations.

This unit applies to those working in site-based roles.

Course outline

  • performing pre-start, start-up and shutdown procedures
  • checking controls, brakes and attachments for manoeuvrability and serviceability and rectifying or reporting faults
  • operating the telescopic materials handler
  • attaching and securing appropriate lifting gear
  • shifting the load
  • selecting, fitting, testing, using and removing attachments, which must be certified and approved in line with workplace procedures
  • transporting the machine and equipment between work sites, parking and securing equipment

Entry Requirements

  • Minimum 18 years of age.
  • White Card.
  • Completed LLN assessment.
  • Fitness and agility to undertake tasks
  • Domestic student with appropriate study entitlements.
  • Have USI or create one from https://www.usi.gov.au/your-usi/create-usi

Mode of Delivery

Classroom based – internal

  • Theory facilitated in a classroom
  • Practical onsite


One Day consisting:

  • 15 minutes pre-course administration (only on the 1st day)
  • 30-minute lunch break
  • 2 x 15-minute breaks
  • 5 hours training, and 3 hours assessment


Upon successful completion of the course, students will be issued with

  • a Statement of attainment for the unit RIIHAN309F Operating telescopic material handler
  • Students will be given a wallet sized card reflecting the achievement.
  • Statement of Training or Notice of Satisfactory Assessment (NSA)


  • We supply all equipment necessary for the training

Trainees must provide

  • Lunch
  • Appropriate clothing and safety boots
  • Transportation


Sydney Office, Auburn NSW 2144, Australia