Accrediting Body: ITSSAR

Level: Refresher – This course is designed for the forklift truck operator who has had extensive practical experience, (longer than 12 months) and has had formal training and whose licence has expired

Course Duration: 1/2 Day

Location  At your company premises

Max No. per course: 3

Cost: Please see price list

Course Structure

Day One

  • Introductions
  • Theory lesson
  • Forklift truck stability safety video
  • Practical training
  • Theory test
  • Practical basic skills test
  • Hydraulic system and use of the controls
  • Refuelling and recharging procedures including battery handling and housing


What does the course cover?

  • Forklifts and the law
  • Operator’s safety code
  • Basic & advanced steering, stacking, de-stacking,
  • Picking up & setting down
  • Theory test
  • Major component identification, pre-use inspection & reporting
  • 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


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