Counterbalance Lift Trucks (Training and Assessment) - 2 Days

Course Content

Course includes:

  • Site safety awareness
  • Identifying & understanding construction, controls & gauges
  • Complying with the operator’s manual, rating plates and regulations
  • Pre-use & running checks
  • Configuring for travel
  • Placing the truck in an out-of-service condition
  • Operating with and without a load including confined areas
  • Load integrity & security
  • Accurate placing & retrieving
  • Safe working parameters
  • Explaining loading & unloading procedures, on and off a transporter
  • Using a reach lift truck
  • Place & retrieve loads from a vehicle bed or trailer
  • Post-operational checks.

Entry Requirements

This is the two-day version of the course aimed at individuals who have experience / are frequent operators.

Please contact us to discuss if your level of experience varies from this.

Method of Assessment

Theory assessment and practical assessment.

Course Overview
  • Study Type

    Part-Time Day

  • Campus

    Kingsway Campus

  • Start Date

    01 Aug 2023

  • SCQF Level


  • Duration


  • Course Fee


  • Tuition fees may be paid for full-time students in Scotland subject to meeting residency requirements, applications should be made to the appropriate funding body. International Students please refer to our International fees page.

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