Industry Training

Forklift Truck Driving (Novices)

Duration Age Group Study Cost Available Locations
5 DAYS TRAINING FULL_TIME Contact us* Work based
Duration Age Group Study Cost Available Locations
5 DAYS TRAINING FULL_TIME Contact us* Work based

Overview

Our Fork Lift Truck Driving for Novices course is aimed at ensuring that drivers handling Fork Lift Trucks are competent to do so and able to pass the tests required by the RTITB. The course is delivered on-site, making use of your own equipment.

Our courses comply with the Approved Code of Practice and Guidance for the Rider-Operated Lift Trucks Operator Training 1999 2nd Edition (L117), PUWER 1998 and LOLER 1998.


Applying

To apply for this training course or for more information please contact our Training Team

Call: 0345 52 12345


 

Entry Requirements

No forklift truck driving experience required.

Course Structure

Amongst other things the course covers:

  • The H&S at Work Act and its implications
  • FLT operators’ safety code
  • Introduction to FLTs
  • Manoeuvring in open and confined spaces
  • Daily checks and FLT maintenance
  • Battery maintenance and charging
  • Stacking and de-stacking pallets at varying heights
  • Stacking and de-stacking corner post pallets
  • Bulk stacking and de-stacking in confined spaces
  • Lorry bed loading and unloading
  • Practical and theory test

Assessment & Feedback

Delivery

The course is scheduled on demand.

Five days, 9am to 5pm.

Assessment

Multiple choice exam and practical test.

Course Cost

Training, full_time: Contact us

The course fee covers the following:

  • Course materials
  • Certification upon successful completion

What Next...

Accreditation

Certificate on successful completion of the practical and theory test. This certificate is valid for three years.