NPORS Telehandler - Training Plus - Health & Safety Courses
Depends on the number of candidates and the experience of each candidate. NPORS Operator Card

Course Summary

This course provides candidates with the basic knowledge and practical skills involved in operating a Telehandler Forklift to the NPORS (National Plant Operators Registration Scheme) standard.

Candidates will participate in theory lessons and practical demonstrations / exercises, all of which are highlighted by the use of OHP & Videos covering;

  • An Introduction to the Construction Industry
  • Current relevant regulations
  • Introduction to machine
  • Pre-shift inspections
  • Controls and instruments
  • Components and main types of lift trucks
  • Re-fuelling systems
  • Coolant, fuel and lubricant systems
  • Emergency controls – Manoeuvring over uneven ground
  • Operators safety code
  • Handling loaded/unloaded pallets and difficult shaped loads
  • Loading and unloading flat bed lorries and at various heights
  • NPORS assessment, which includes Theory and Practical elements

On successful completion of the NPORS assessments, candidates will be issued with an NPORS Operator Card.

Who is it for?

All personnel required to operate a Telehandler Forklift Truck complete this training and testing.

You will need
  •     Hard hat
  •     Steel toe capped boots
  •     High vis vest
  •     Safety gloves

All candidates must complete the NPORS specific Health and Safety Course.

Your skill level

Candidates will need to complete the NPORS assessments and will be issued with an NPORS Operator Card.


Do I need to pay for my training before I do it?

Yes you do, you can pay online when you book your course, or call 0845 872 3411 and pay with a credit card over the phone.  Customers with credit terms, please call Training Plus to book your course on 0845 872 3411.

Can you cater for students with special needs?

Yes, but as with all special requirements that differ from the norm, please make us aware of your requirements and we will do our best to provide the appropriate support.

Are there any car parking spaces available?

Yes, there are a lot of FREE car parking space available in the area.

What accommodation is available?

There are a variety of hotels and B&B’s in the area. There is a list available to assist you with booking your stay.

Am  I going to feel safe during my course participation?

Beside the fact that our staff and the environment of the school will make you feel happy and safe, CCTV is operating in most of the school’s areas.

I’m getting on a bit, is it like going back to school and will I feel out of place?

Not at all.  A large percentage of our learners are mature students simply keeping up to date with current standards.  Everybody is made to feel welcome in the centre.