SIDE LOADER LIFT TRUCK
This course is designed to give you the skills and knowledge to safely and efficiently operate a side loader lift truck.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
Candidates whose duties in the workplace require the use of a side loader lift truck, or who want a comprehensive introduction to operating one. Those who have completed training in one of our other truck courses can choose to attend training as a conversion candidate.
By the end of the course, you will have covered the following:
Carrying out a pre-use inspection
Controls and instruments
Starting, stopping, moving and steering the truck
Operating hydraulic controls
Battery care and maintenance
Refuelling the machine
Recharging LPG cylinders
Load handling and operation in confined areas
Industrial racking loading and unloading
Causes of truck and load instability
Novice: 37.5 hours
Experienced (but untrained): 20 hours
Refresher: 7.5 hours
Conversion: 15 hours
Refresher courses are recommended every 3 years.
RTITB Certificate of Basic Operator Training (commonly referred to as a ‘license’).
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