This course is designed for the Forktruck Operator who has had extensive practical experience, (longer than 12 months), but has had no formal training and does not hold a licence.
The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 Section 2, 2c which reads,
Maximum number of trainees per course - 3 -
A duration of two to three days is needed for this course.
Theory Lesson including Forklift truck stability
Continue Practical Training
Practical Basic 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.
All course notes, Certification and licences are included in quoted prices.
EXTRACTS FROM THE HEALTH AND SAFETY AT WORK ACT 1974 - CHAPTER 37 PART 1 SECTION 2c (15 MAY 1987)
It is the Employer's duty to provide such information, instruction, training and supervision as is necessary to ensure, so far as is reasonably practicable, the health and safety at work of his employees.