By: Able Training  05/12/2011
Keywords: Health And Safety, truck, Range Of Courses

Forklift Driver Training

We provide a range of courses depending on the level of experience of the operator on Counterbalance, Reach Truck, Stackers, Pivot Steer, Electric Pallet Truck and Hand Pallet Trucks. All our Forklift courses are designed to comply with the Codes of Practice for Rider Operated Trucks issued by the HSA. 

Novice Forklift Operator Training (Max. 3 Operators) This course is designed for novice operators with little or no operating experience. Basic training fully covers the skills and knowledge required for the safe operation of the type of lift truck.  Length of training is 3-5 days depending on the  experience and number of operators attending.

Experienced Operator Certification (Max. 3 Operators)This course is for experienced operators requiring a certificate.

Refresher Training (Max. 3 Operators) This course is for operators who hold a certificate. It is recommended that refresher training be conducted at reasonable intervals by the Health and Safety Authority. As a guide every 3 years. Employers should continuously monitor the performance of operators to ascertain whether they might need refresher training. Indicators might be near misses, accidents or simply consistent unsafe work practices.

Manual Handling (Max. 10 Operators)

This course is designed to take into account the  General Application Regulations 2007. The course will be based around the clients Manual Handling needs and will take into account the clients Manual Handling risk assessment. The length of training is approximately 4 hours.

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