Order Picker

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Order Picker Training

The Novice courses we offer will have candidates who have never even seen an Order Picker trained up to be capable of driving and maintaining one, knowing how to properly look after the battery and also how to stack pallets and work with heavy loads. It also helps to teach the dangers of Man up systems and how to keep your employees safe when raised on the platform.

  • Introduction to the Order Picker Training
  • Operators Safety Code
  • Introduction to the truck, controls and instruments
  • Starting, moving and stopping the truck (emergency stop)
  • Simple manoeuvring exercises in open area
  • Elementary steering exercises
  • General practice in manoeuvring in confined areas
  • Hydraulic systems and use of controls
  • Weight Assessments
  • Lift truck capacity and stability
  • Manual handling
  • Pre-use inspection and takeover maintenance
  • Replenish the trucks energy system – Traction battery care and maintenance
  • Load handling and operating practice in open and confined areas
  • Approach, pick up and transport a laden pallet to a vertical face
  • Order picker at various levels
  • Test of Basic Operating ability – Associated knowledge Examination
  • Test of Basic Operating ability – Pre-use Inspection Examination
  • Test of Basic Operating ability – Practical Test of Basic Operating Skills
  • Feedback
  • Course closure


In-House Course (Novice)

Our in house courses can be located at our site in Purfleet but are best at your site for the most accurate training on what they will be using day-to-day.In house courses are designed to have the candidates only certificated on your site meaning they are trained on what they will be using and cannot use this license at any other site.

In House:
Duration: 3 Days
Candidates: Up to 3 (at no extra cost)


National Course (Novice)

Our national courses can be held at any site as this course is designed to have the candidate specially trained in all scenarios while using a multi-directional sideloaders so that they are available to go to any site and use this truck. This course is ideal for workers who may have to use a multi-directional sideloaders at several different sites.

National Course:
Accredited Body: RTITB
Duration: 3 Days, Candidates: 1
Duration: 4 Days, Candidates: 2
Duration: 5 Days, Candidates: 3

Refresher Courses:

Refresher courses are primarily for candidates who already have a certificate to prove they have done their novice course. These courses are designed to be done after 3 years in order to recap anything the candidates may have forgot and to remove any bad habits they may have picked up which may be likely to cause an accident.

In Refresher:
Duration: 1 Day
Candidates: Up to 3 (at no extra cost)

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