Side Loading Fork Lift Truck

The Side Loading Fork Lift Truck Training Course will provide the trainee with good theory knowledge and practical skills in lifting, stacking and loading techniques within the work place.

The operative will understand the safety principles of stability and apply this knowledge to movement of oversized loads.


The basic course syllabus includes…

Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 & ACOPS
Site Safety – Area Hazards – PPE – Observation
Operatives Responsibility – Stability & Safe Working Loads – Rated Capacity
Pre-Start Checks – Manoeuvring – Stop / Start – Use of Controls
Lifting Techniques – High-Eye – Low-level – Stacking & De-stacking
Vehicle Loading – Practical Site Uses
Pre-Start Check Test
Practical Test
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: 4 days

Instructor Machinery Ratio

This course has an instructor – trainee – machinery ratio of…

3 x Trainees
1 x Instructor
1 x Side Loading Fork Lift Truck

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