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Course Dates for the ITSSAR - B1-Rider Counterbalance Forklift Truck including 5 tonne qualification.

ITSSAR - B1-Rider Counterbalance Forklift Truck including 5 tonne Training Course Dates

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"Independent Training Standards Scheme And Register (ITSSAR)".

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In most cases the awarding body (ITSSAR) will audit the centre to ensure the correct standard of teaching.

Category: Forklift

Level: Beginner

This ITSSAR accredited training provides delegates with an understanding of their responsibilities as a forklift truck operator under the Health and Safety at Work Act. Training will ensure that delegates are equipped with the skills to manoeuvre the trucks in a range of environments and maintain stability whilst handling different loads. Delegates will also gain a knowledge of truck maintenance and the process of completing pre and post use checks. Our courses can be tailored to suit you as we have beginner and experienced levels, with refreshers also available.

On completion of the Counter balance Forklift Truck Training Course candidates will have a theoretical understanding of the following:-

  • Responsibilities under the Health and Safety at Work Act, 1974 PUWER 98 & LOLER 98
  • Operators safety code
  • Battery maintenance and charging procedures
  • Pre-use checks
  • Factors affecting stability
  • Stacking and de-stacking in open and confined areas
  • Lorry loading and unloading

This ITSSAR Counter balance Forklift Truck Training Course is for any candidates who want to be able to:-

  • Drive and operate the lift truck safely and efficiently
  • Stack and de-stack at various levels in a safe and competent manner
  • Carry out pre-use checks to ensure the equipment is in a safe condition
  • Carry out battery maintenance and charging procedures
  • Load and unload vehicles

Operators will receive Counterbalance Forklift Truck training on the following elements:

  • Responsibilities under the Health and Safety at Work Act, 1974, PUWER 98 & LOLER 98
  • Operators Safety Code
  • Battery maintenance and charging procedures
  • Pre-use checks
  • Factors affecting stability
  • Motive controls
  • Hydraulic controls
  • Manoeuvring in open and confined areas
  • Stacking at different levels
  • De-stacking with laden and unladen pallets
  • Lorry loading and unloading

The course is delivered between 1 and 5 days and an ITSSAR accredited certificate will be issued upon completion.

Candidates must demonstrate a willingness to learn in both theoretical and practical training along with interaction in group activities.

Delegates should inform their trainer if they have any health concerns, physical ailments or if special consideration should be taken.

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