With no experience the novice needs to have time to both absorb the
theory and then acquire the practical skills for safe handling of the
Lift Truck. In order to gain confidence in their ability and new found
skills they also need to appreciate the Health and Safety side of this
new found working environment on a lift truck.
At the course end
successful candidates will understand the statutory requirements and
the need for safety training, and should be able to operate their
machines both safely and efficiently.
The course covers machine and control familiarisation, daily
checks/refuelling, manoeuvring in open and confined areas, and on
slopes, stacking & de-stacking of various loads, loading and
unloading of Lorries / Vans / Trailers and much more.