Counterbalance Fork Lift Truck

The Counterbalance Fork Lift Truck Training Course (diesel, gas or electric) ensures the course candidate establishes a good level of theory knowledge and practical skills. The course covers safe use of fork trucks and the dangers if used incorrectly as well as high to low racking and stacking work duties.


The basic course syllabus includes… Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 and ACOPS Operatives Responsibilities and PPE Area Hazards and Risk Assessment Principles of Stability Rated Capacity and Safe Working Loads Pre-start Checks and Controls Manoeuvring – Stop and Start – Steering Lifting & Lowering – Stacking and De-stacking Attachments and their purpose High-eye and Low-level Stacking – Work Procedures Pre Use Check Assessment Practical Assessment Theory Test Course closing summary


As with all our courses, we will adapt the course to suit the experience and number of candidates on the course, which may affect the duration. Refresher Course: 1 day Semi Experienced Course: 3 days Novice Operative Course: 5 days

Instructor Machinery Ratio

This course has an instructor – trainee – machinery ratio of… 3 x Trainees 1 x Instructor 1 x Counterbalance Fork Lift Truck

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