Counterbalance Lift Truck (Novice Operator)



Counterbalance Lift Truck Novice


This 5 day  Counterbalance Lift Truck Novice course is suitable for delegates with little or no recent operative skills/experience. This course is a fully accredited ITSSAR approved training course. Successful delegate attain a Fork Lift licence. Refreshment of this qualification is recommended at least every three years

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Course Content:

  • Undertake daily checks pre-use
  • 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
  • Theoretical test
  • Practical test

Course Requirements
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE):

  • 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.

NOTE: You don’t need to hold a UK driving licence to operate a forklift truck and there is no legal requirement to do so unless you also wish to drive the forklift on the public highway. In this instance you and the vehicle would have to comply with the appropriate road traffic legislation.

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We can deliver on-site and bespoke training packages to meet your business needs.

For further information contact:

Kelly, Nina or Graham on 01243 216278


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