Forklift Truck Operator Training
Novice, Refresher, Experienced, Counterbalance, Reach - on site training.
Book your place on a Forklift Truck Course today!
Phone: 061 422207 Mobile: 087 6162564
Dept. of Social Protection funding for eligable applicants
COURSE SUITABLE FOR:
Participants wanting to learn basic forklift operation skills: To understand the equipments capabilities and requirements to operate the equipment safely. Employees records and qualification of forklift operation.
Please contact OSS Training Coordinator for public or individual course fees and availability. Group Discounts available
Lift Truck Basic Operating Skills Certificate Specified Lift Truck Type Model /Capacity Issued by RTITB - Valid for 3 yrs
Novice - 5 day
Experienced - 3 day
Refresher - 1 day ( must have certification )
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: now available in 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 ; Tipperary, Limerick, Shannon etc...
VENUE REQUIREMENTS :
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
Assessment consists of:
- 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.