Overview - Fork Lift Truck

Any employee who operates a company forklift truck needs to have completed comprehensive training course in order to be compliant and limit the risk of damage to either equipment or other employees. Not only will forklift training ensure your employees are complying with Health and Safety regulations, but it will also increase staff performance.

Foklift truck operators must also hold valid certification, as stated by the Health and Safety at Work act 1974.

Fleetmaster Group has many years experience delivering forklift truck training on clients premises with highly qualified instructors. The type of trucks that we deliver training for include, Counterbalance, Reach,

Pivot, Flexi, VNA, Low Level Order Pickers and Powered Pallet Trucks.

Our courses can be accredited by either RTITB, ITSSAR or in-house certified.

Training Packages Include

  • Pre-shift checks and tests
  • Defect reporting procedures
  • Lift truck stability, engineering principles and weight assessment
  • Rated capacity & load centres
  • Hydraulic system and use of the controls
  • Refuelling and recharging procedures including battery handling and housing
  • Driving in simulated working conditions
  • Manoeuvring skills
  • Stacking, de-stacking and load handling skills
  • Vehicle loading and offloading
  • Theoretical examination
  • Practical examination

HSE recommends FLT Operator Refresher Training every 3 years - and a maximum of 5 years.

To ensure you meet your compliance obligations, contact us today to discuss your requirements.

Training & Courses provided

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    • Fork Lift Novice – 5 days (up to 3 candidates)
    • Fork Lift Experienced Operator – 2.5 days (up to 3 candidates)
    • Fork Lift Refresher – 1 day (up to 3 candidates)
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