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** Next available course Monday 25 September 2017 – please contact the office to confirm your place: 02890 825333 **

Want to obtain a Forklift License / Certificate?

Does your company meet all the HSE training recommendations?

Are your forklift operators fully licensed or do they need refresher training?

 

If any of the above applies to you Lloyds Motoring has a range of Forklift Courses to be delivered either at our own training centre or on your own premises.

Novice Course (No previous training)

This operator-training course is designed for potential operators who have no previous experience of operating counterbalanced or reach lift trucks. They should be over the minimum school leaving age (except in docks where they must be at least 18 years of age), they should have reasonable degree of physical fitness and be able to satisfy the requirements set out in the guidelines prepared by the Employment Medical Advisory Service and HSG6 ‘Safety in working with Lift Trucks’ produced by the HSE.

Those selected should also possess the necessary level of mental fitness and learning ability required.

Training Course Aim:

To provide effective basic operator training for those operators who will be required to operate industrial counterbalanced or reach lift trucks as part of their normal work duties. This operator training course is designed to meet the requirements placed upon employers with regard to their duties under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974; the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 (PUWER); the Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998 (LOLER), as applicable and other relevant regulations and codes of practice.

Training Course Objective:

On successful completion of this basic novice operator-training course, the course member will be able to:

  • Operate the truck model used during the training course, safely and correctly in accordance with the manufacturers operator procedures manual and in accepted good operating practices.
  • Show their understanding, by clearly stating the causes of instability of trucks and loads.
  • Carry out correctly the routine pre-use inspection of the lift truck in accordance with the manufacturers operator procedures manual.

Counterbalance – 5 day training course for students with no previous training.

Refresher Course (Licence held – Expired)

This operator training course is designed for those operators who have earlier been given adequate formal basic operator training and are appropriately certificated to operate industrial counterbalanced or reach truck rider operated (documentary evidence of eligibility must be provided to support this claim). They should be over the minimum school leaving age (except in docks where they must be of at least 18 years of age), they should have a reasonable degree of physical fitness and must be able to satisfy the requirements set out in the guidelines prepared by the Employment Medical Advisory Service and HSG6 ‘Safety in working with Lift Trucks’ produced by the HSE. Those selected should also possess the necessary level of mental fitness and learning ability required.

Training course aim:

To provide effective basic operator refresher training for those operators who have earlier been given adequate formal basic operator training and are appropriately certificated to operate industrial counterbalanced or reach trucks rider operated. This operator training course is designed to meet the requirements placed upon employers with regard to their duties under the Health and Safety at Work Act 1974; the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 (PUWER); the Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998 (LOLER), as applicable and other relevant regulations and codes of practice.

Training course objective:

On successful completion of this operator refresher-training course, the course member will be able to:

  • Operate the truck model used during the training course, safely and correctly in accordance with the manufacturers operator procedures manual and in accepted good operating practices.
  • Show their understanding, by clearly stating the causes of instability of trucks and loads.
  • Carry out correctly the routine pre-use inspection of the lift truck in accordance with the manufacturers operator procedures manual.

Counterbalance – 1 day Refresher course for students already with a licence which has either expired or is due to expire. (recommended every 3 years).

 

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