Forklift Training

Operating a forklift truck is a specialised skill. Many accidents are caused by untrained drivers operating trucks in ignorance of the special conditions that apply to forklifts.

Forklift Training for beginners and experienced forklift drivers.

Course Objectives:

On completion of the course participants will be able to demonstrate safe Forklift operating skills and avoid danger to people and property.

  • Operate a forklift safely, reducing the risk of injury to operators and pedestrians and increase the efficiency of forklift truck operators
  • Use safe operating techniques
  • Refuel/ recharge forklifts safely
  • Correctly position forklifts in relation to task requirements

Methods of Training:

This course is based on classroom methods and practical lessons on Forklift Trucks.

Beginner Forklift Training:

Duration: 4 Days

Experienced Forklift Training:

Duration: 2.5 Days

Refresher Forklift Training

Duration: 1 Day

Pre-course Requirements

Operators must have at least one year’s recent experience operating a lift truck and/or hold a Forklift Operator’s Certificate which has expired.