Train the Trainer Telehandler - Training Plus - Health & Safety Courses
10 days RTITB Certified & Certificate of Attendance

Course Summary

RTITB Train the Trainer - Telehandler course is for persons who wish to train others to drive Forklift trucks. Prior to training, candidates should idealy have a minimum of 6 months industrial experience of operating all types of lift trucks and have passed the applicable CITB to operator standard.

The Train the Trainer – Telehander course consists of:

  •     Operating a lift truck to the standard required by the CTIB for lift truck instructors
  •     Structuring training material into a logical sequence for teaching knowledge and skills
  •     Adopting an effective style for treaching skills appropriate to the type truck involved
  •     Adopting an objective and critical approach towards the effectiveness of the instruction they present and an appropriate method of assessment of trainees’ progress
  •     Setting up and testing of trainees’ basic operating skills in accordance with CITB requriements.

On successful completion of this theorectical and practical training course trainees should be able to operate the machine safely and skilfully and be able to instruct and deliver course content in an Instructor/Examiner standard. Successful candidates will also be RTITB certified and their employers wll receive a written assessment and a certificate of attendance.

Who is it for?

The ideal course for the person who has no instructional experience, who requires full formal training as a lift truck instructor/examiner.

You will need

Candidates are required to bring suitable PPE with them on this course:

  •     Hard hat
  •     High vis Jacket
  •     Steel toe capped boots
  •     Safety gloves
  •     Safety glasses
Your skill level

As a pre-requisite, all candidates must be certified lift truck operators with a minimum of 6 months operating experience.


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 spaces 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.