Acclaim Forklift Operator Training


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Instructor Training Course (Novice)

Here at Acclaim Handling, our Forklift Truck Training Department are a dedicated and professional team that takes pride in having trained over 700 RTITB registered Instructors, as well as many thousands of Fork Lift Truck Operators.

With our dedicated full-time trainers, we administer all types of forklift truck and equipment training. This can be 5-day Novice courses to Driver Assessments and Fork Lift Truck Instructor courses complying exactly to industry standards:

All courses are RTITB registered and approved by the joint committee of industry training boards and recognised by the HSE, HSA and HSENI. This means they comply fully for both theoretical and practical training with the Health & Safety executive approved code of practice.

  • Introduction to the course / Correct PPE
  • Safe operating procedure
  • Introduction to the lift truck
  • Lift Truck Stability
  • Pre-use inspection
  • Mounting / Dismounting Truck – Seat belt awareness
  • Starting, moving and stopping the truck (emergency stop)
  • Driving laden and un-laden truck, in both forwards and reverse directions
  • Elementary steering exercises
  • Difficult manoeuvring exercises
  • Hydraulic systems
  • Load Assessments
  • Seat belt awareness
  • Approach, pick up and transport both laden and unladen pallets
  • Stacking/de-stacking near to a vertical face
  • Stacking/de-stacking flat pallets, un-laden and laden
  • Handling metal post pallets / plastic pallets
  • Block or freestanding stacking
  • Care and maintenance / refuelling – traction battery / LPG / Diesel
  • Handling pallets in an industrial racking system
  • Ramps
  • Vehicle loading and unloading
  • Associated Knowledge Examination
  • Pre-use inspection examination
  • Practical Test of basic operating skills examination
  • Feedback

Available Dates:

Novice Instructor Course:
Starting 14/06/2021 (10 Day):
Only 2 Spaces Left!

Novice Instructor Course:
Starting 16/08/2021 (10 Day):
Spaces Available: 3

Novice Instructor Course:
Starting 11/10/2021 (10 Day):
Spaces Available: 3

Novice Instructor Course:
Starting 15/11/2021 (10 Day):
Spaces Available: 3

Novice Instructor Course:
Starting 06/12/2021 (10 Day):
Spaces Available: 3

Novice Instructor Course:
Starting Dates TBC 2022 (10 Day):
Spaces Available: 3

Novice Instructor Course:
Starting Dates TBC 2022 (10 Day):
Spaces Available: 3

Novice Instructor Course:
Starting Starting Dates TBC 2022 (10 Day):
Spaces Available: 3

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