Rough Terrain (Telehandler) Truck (J1-J2-J3)

RTITB offers two Rough Terrain truck courses: Rough Terrain Telescopic Handler (often referred to as a Rough Terrain Telehandler) and Rough Terrain Masted truck (often referred to as a Rough Terrain Forklift). In order to operate both machine types, you must complete both training courses.
J1 - Masted Lift Truck
J2 - Variable Reach - up to 9M Lift
J3 - High lift - above 9M Lift

Course Duration

1-5 days depending on experience

Course Dates

Please contact the training centre on: 01449 722400

Examination Date

Last Day of Training


Training centre or clients premises

Course Content

Rough Terrain Telescopic Handler training course will give you the skills to operate the truck safely and efficiently, carry out a pre-use inspection and recall and explain the causes of truck and load instability.

The course covers, but is not limited to, the following areas;

  • Controls and Instruments
  • Starting/moving/stopping and steering the truck
  • Handling pallets, containers and bulk packs
  • Driving on/off ramps and inclines
  • Principles of operating on rough terrain
  • Loading/unloading and stacking/destacking
  • Free standing and in-racking procedures