Very Narrow Aisle Lift Truck (Man down/Man up)

Very Narrow Aisle Lift Truck (Man down/Man up)

Very Narrow Aisle Lift Truck (Man down/Man up)

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Course Overview 

Operators should be trained to an essential level of skill to work with VNA trucks safely, efficiently and with competence. By the end of the course the operator should state the reasons for operators training, and pass a basic operatives skills test as set out in the HSE publication Rider-Operated Lift Trucks, Approved Code of Practice, (L117).

 

Training available at clients site ONLY.

Course Content

Theory Practical                              

  • Need to train
  • Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 – Employers & Employees Duties
  • Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 (PUWER)
  • Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998 (LOLER)
  • Principle of counterbalance
  • Rated capacity/Load centres
  • Understand the causes of instability of lift-truck and load
  • Operators safety code
  • Relevant films
  • Theory test

Practical

  • Carry out a pre-use inspection checks
  • Battery charging and maintenance
  • Basic steering
  • Advanced steering (chicane, confined areas & aisle entry)
  • Elementary use of hydraulic controls
  • Use of industrial racking systems
  • Use of free standing stacks (if required)
  • Stacking and de-stacking at all level from ground to high levels
  • Operators practical skills test