Forklift Operator Training Course

 Course Aim:

Forklift Driver Training 1Our Forklift Operator course is designed as follows:

For experience operators who are uncertified, we offer a 2 Day Counter Balance Forktruck course.

For exprienced operators who are certified, we offer a 1 day Refresher Forktruck course.

Course Objectives:

On completion of this course the learners will;

  • Be able to operate a forklift truck safely using correct driving techniques
  • Demonstrate safe loading/unloading, movement of loads & stacking in and out or more commonly known as Racking
  • Be aware of the legislation surrounding the use of forklift trucks in the working environment
  • Refuel & recharge a forklift truck safely and understand pre use inspections
  • Understand stability and lifting capabilites

Course Programme:

  • Safe driving practices
  • Vehicle controls & pre use inspection checks
  • Safe operating procedures
  • Driver safety video, stabbility session & lifting capabilities
  • Safe loading, unloading, stacking & destacking in racking systems
  • Examinations – Theory & Practical

Training Methods:

Classroom based presentation on power-point & supplemented by training videos. Practical driving skills will be demonstrated by instruction and learners given commentary as they prefect correct techniques

Who Should Attend?

Those responsible for operating a forklift truck in their workplace as part of their daily duties. New & inexperienced drivers who do not hold a certificate of competency to operate a forklift truck.

Additional Information:

  • Maximum of 3 learners
  • 2 day or 1 day duration
  • Certificate of Competence will be issued to all learners who successfully complete & pass this course
  • Price on application. We can also offer group discounts.