Telehandler SOG

People doing higher-risk work in the petrochemical industry, ports, industrial plants, etc. in the Netherlands are required to partake in additional safety training – SOG.

If you want to become a telescopic forklift operator and work in said environments, you need (in addition to the VCA certificate) to complete a course and pass the SOG exam.
You can do this by signing up for a course at Bonapi.
We organise telescopic forklift SOG courses in 4 languages: Dutch, English, Polish and German.
This course lasts 2 days and is concluded with an exam

Types of telescopic forklift training:

  • lifting
  • lifting (after prior telephone contact)
  • lifting + craning (after prior telephone contact)
  • basket platform (after prior telephone contact)

The cost of SOG telehandler training includes:

  • training
  • training materials
  • exam
  • certificate
  • card
  • hot meals, drinks, snacks
  • friendly atmosphere with an experienced instructor

Course programme:

  • Operation of various types of telescopic forklifts
  • Driving during loading and vehicle stability
  • Accident prevention and damage prevention
  • Daily inspection of the machine and basic measurements
  • Legal regulations for operating heavy equipment

Training with examination, SOG telescopic forklift lasts 2 days and consists of 3 segments:

  • Theoretical training
  • Practical training
  • Exam

Each trainee must be at least 18 years old and have a valid identity document (identity card or passport).
Note: A driving licence is not a valid identity document.

The course participant must hold a valid VCA Basis or VCA VOL certificate.

The telescopic forklift SOG course is conducted in the following languages:

  • Dutch
  • English
  • German
  • Polish

Courses takes place at our location
Wattweg 39
3208KH Spijkenisse
Link to location on map: HOW TO GET THERE?

For the convenience of our trainees, the Bonapi Training Center has prepared teaching facilities with five equipped lecture rooms, a practical training area and a large hall.

SOG courses and examinations in the Netherlands

The SOG courses organised at Bonapi are given by an accredited trainer with many years of experience.
This guarantees reliable and accessible knowledge transfer and a very high pass rate!

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