This course will enable Managers and Supervisors of any lift truck operation to understand their Health and Safety duties and responsibilities when dealing with Lift truck safety. It will enable Employers to comply with their legal obligations and give an understanding of the requirements of The Health and Safety at Work Act 1974, LOLER 1998, PUWER 1998 and RIDDOR 2013. It will give the required knowledge for Managers to implement robust procedures to deal with all areas of lift truck operations ensuring legal compliance. Benefits of attending this course include improved efficiency, accident and near miss reduction and a safer working environment.
Health and safety managers will also benefit from this course as it will enable a complete understanding of the training and equipment that is required.
Upon completion, delegates will have gained knowledge of:
- The importance of training, testing and authorisation
- Health and safety legislation
- Accident prevention
- Risk assessments
- Hazard spotting
- Monitoring records
- Operator and Manager/supervisor knowledge