Forklift refresher Course Overview
Our RTITB Forklift Refresher Course in Counterbalance, Reach truck, flexi and LLOP/ PPT delivers a minimum of 6.5 hours of instruction and is designed to instruct up to a maximum of 3 delegates, providing the skills needed to refresh their certification in order to operate fork lift trucks safely and efficiently, carry out a pre-use inspections and recall and explain the causes of truck and load instability.
This forklift refresher course is available for those operators with documentary evidence of formal training and who wish to renew their certification to use counterbalance forklift truck and will include theory instruction and assessment followed by practical operator training and assessment which will comply with the standard laid down in accordance with the HSE code of practice L117. This course enables successful operators to use any counterbalance forklift up to a 5000 kg lifting capacity (with authorisation) anywhere in the UK.
The Forklift Refresher Training course consists of a classroom lecture, DVD presentation, written assessment, practical training and assessment.
1-Day Course Breakdown
08:30 - 09:00
Administration and outline course
Operators safety code, film and theory test
Introduce truck, controls and instruments
Practical test of basic operating skills
The RTITB Forklift Refresher Training Course – Counterbalance is designed for those with prior documented experience of forklift truck operation, who wish to refresh their qualification in the safe and correct use of counterbalance forklift up to a 5000 kg lifting capacity. The certification does not need to be in date to qualify to attend this course, and does not necessarily have to be a previous RTITB qualification.
Since the safe use of forklift trucks require that delegates consult safety notices and read and thoroughly understand the manufacturer’s instruction manual, English literacy and language comprehension are important requirements for any user.