Course Suitable For:
Participants wanting to learn basic forklift operation skills: To understand the equipment's capabilities and requirements to operate the equipment safely. Employees records and qualification of forklift operation.
Lift Truck Basic Operating Skills Certificate Specified Lift Truck Type Model /Capacity Issued by RTITB - Valid for 3 yrs
A ratio of 3 participants per instructor
Participants must be 17 years of age
Participants are to provide their own steel capped safety footwear
Participants are advised to dress warmly for forklift practical sessions
Public Courses: OSS office, Eastway Business Park, Ballysimon, Limerick
Courses can also be delivered onsite at your company or we can organize a suitable venue close to your location.
For courses delivered at your premises:
Room suitable to seat people comfortably (with tables /desks if possible) and suitable area for forklift practical demonstrations.
White wall or projector screen
Theory and practical demonstrations:
- Relevant Legislation Safety responsibilities of an operator
- Pre-shift inspection Forklift Stability
- Battery care/Refuelling for battery/diesel, gas powered lift trucks
- Safe operation of a forklift truck
- Load handling Racking systems
- Irregular loads
- Vehicle loading
- Weight assessment
- Pre start inspection of equipment
- Practical Assessment of forklift operation
- Short Theory test of forklift safety and operation
Successful candidates must pass all practical and theory exams.
The course Instructor was very fair, encouraged participation and made it interesting for everyone.
I was very happy with the way the course was taught, will strongly recommend
Charles- Training was very adequate. Instructor was very clear and helpful
Very informative and easy to understand instructor.