forklift training

Combi Forklift Truck Training

Course Objective

The trainee on completion will be expected to have attained a level of operating skill, which will comply with the standard laid down in accordance with the HSE code of practice.

Duration

The course duration will vary depending on the experience of the candidates.

Novice Operator: 3-5 Days

Experienced Operator: 1 Day

Course Content

  • Principle of lifting
  • Battery care
  • Stability factors
  • Principles of the fork truck
  • Steering operations (forward and reverse)
  • Steering operations (confined/open areas)
  • Picking up, putting down, transporting pallet loads
  • Stacking and de-stacking loads at high eye and low level
  • Health and Safety at Work Act 2005 and 2007
  • Code of practice

Assessment / Certification

The course will consist of both theoretical and Practical exam.

The successful candidate will be issued with an RTITB certificate which is valid throughout Ireland and the UK.