Telescopic Trucks



These trucks consist of Rough Terrain and Industrial Types

The categories of Rough Terrain Telescopic Trucks are:

  • J2 - Rider - I.C.E.    Variable reach/telescopic up to 9m lift 2 or 4-wheel steer/articulated   
  • J3 - Rider - I.C.E.    Telescopic above 9m lift 2 or 4-wheel steer/articulated
  • J6 - Rider - I.C.E.    Variable reach/telescopic, rotating turret under 9m lift 2 or 4-wheel steer
  • J7 - Rider - I.C.E.    Variable reach/telescopic, rotating turret over 9m lift 6 2 or 4-wheel steer

Please note:

  • J1 can be found under Counterbalance & J8 can be found under Pivot Steer

 

The categories of Industrial Telescopic Trucks are:

  • J4 - Rider - I.C.E.    Variable reach lift truck - up to 9m lift 2 or 4-wheel steer
  • J5 - Rider - I.C.E.    High lift telescopic truck - above 9m lift 2 or 4-wheel steer

 

Courses available these are:-

  • Novice Operator:  A person with little or no experience of driving a fork lift truck 
  • Experienced Operator:  A person who uses the fork lift regularly but has never undertaken a formal course and test.
  • Conversion:  A person who is certificated on one category of truck but needs to drive a different category. (An Operator cannot convert from a pedestrian operated truck to a rider operated truck)
  • Refresher Re-test:  A person who holds a certificate to operate the truck but needs their skills updating in accordance with HSE guidelines 

 

The course lengths below show the minimum time it will take to become a competent operator - course lengths may vary from those shown depending on the skill levels and competence of the operator.

Rider Operated Truck
Category(s)                           Course Type        No. of Candidates       Course Length
J2, J3, J4, J5, J6 & J7 Novice 3 5 Days
J2, J3, J4, J5, J6 & J7 Novice 2 4 Days
J2, J3, J4, J5, J6 & J7      Novice 1 3 Days
J2, J3, J4, J5, J6 & J7 Experienced 2 or 3 3 Days
J2, J3, J4, J5, J6 & J7 Experienced 1 2 Days
J2, J3, J4, J5, J6 & J7 Refresher re-test       1, 2 or 3 1 Day
J2, J3, J4, J5, J6 & J7 Conversion to 1, 2 or 3 1 Day

 

Rough Terrain Variable Reach and Telescopic Trucks Course Syllabus (25kb)