Counterbalance Lift Truck Refresher ITSSAR

Course Outline

ITSSAR Web Site

  • This 1 day fully accredited ITSSAR approved Counterbalance Lift Truck Refresher training course is suitable for delegates with a current license.
  • This ITSSAR approved course provides refresher training for individuals who have already completed the Forklift Counterbalance Truck training and are appropriately certificated to operate industrial counterbalanced forklift trucks.
  • Regular refresher training will ensure operators:
    • maintain good driving habits
    • learn new skills where appropriate
    • reassess their abilities
    • Refresher training or retesting might also be appropriate where operators have not used trucks for some time
    • are occasional users
    • appear to have developed unsafe working practices
    • have had an accident or near miss
    • have changed their working practices or environment.
  • NOTE: It is recommended by the HSE that refresher training take place after a set period of time (eg 3 — 5 years) to make sure employees stay competent (HSE Lift-truck training — Advice for employers).
  • For ITSSAR Category B1 (up to 5 tonne) - courses held at Growtrain site.
  • For ITSSAR Categories: B1 (up to 5 tonne), B2 (5 – 15 tonne), B3 (over 15 tonne) & B4 (Counterbalance – stand-on) – courses on client site, using client equipment. Please provide exact make and model of equipment at time of booking.

Delegate, Equipment & PPE Requirements

  • High visibility jacket or vest
  • Protective boots with good grip and protective guarding on the front vamp and instep (complying with EN 345-2)
  • We also recommend you dress appropriately for weather conditions.

Course Content

  • Driving a fork lift truck in an efficient and safe manner
  • Training in loading and unloading the fork lift truck
  • Training in stacking and de-stacking the fork lift truck
  • Know and apply the Operator’s Safety Code
  • Understand legal responsibilities

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Contact Nina or Graham on 01243 216278 or email courses@growtrain.co.uk to book this course
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