Accrediting Body: ITSSAR

Level: Conversion – Forklift truck operator who is already licensed.

Course Duration: 2 Days

Location: At your company premises

Max No per course: 3

Cost:Please see price list

Course Structure

Day One

  • Introduction
  • Theory lesson including forklift truck stability – safety video
  • Practical training in the safe operation of the forklift truck.

 

Day Two

  • Continue practical training
  • Pre use inspection test
  • Theory test
  • Practical basic skills test

 

What does the course cover?

  • Forklifts and the law
  • Operator’s safety code
  • Basic & advanced steering, stacking, de-stacking,
  • Picking up & setting down
  • Component identification, pre-use inspection & reporting
  • Pre-use inspection test.
  • Practical skills test

 

On completion of the training course the trainee will be able to:

Name all main components of the forklift truck

Carry out a pre-shift inspection check and understand the importance of such checks.

Operate the forklift truck within the safety limits defined by the manufacturer.

Stack and de-stack from various heights with various loads safely

Manoeuvre a laden forklift truck in a narrow confined area.