Wolf safety services limited

Construction Industry Oil and Gas Industry

Email: info@wolfoffshore.com or info@wolfsafetyservices.co.uk Phone: +233 244896798

COURSE DETAILS: Counterbalance/Reach/Side loader forklift truck

Novice – 5 days
Experienced 3 – days
Refresher 1 day

Who should attend?

Potential and existing operators who have received no formal instruction and those requiring refresher training.


To give foundation training and assessment towards the achievement of a trained operator card. Note: Candidates should note that the achievement of an operator card is dependent upon achievement of the end of course assessment.


fork lift truck trainingThe course content will include:

  • Health and Safety / Regulations
  • Forklift truck operation Procedures
  • Risk Assessment
  • Operating the machine on all normal tasks for which the machine is designed.
  • Deciding whether a particular load is safe to lift.
  • Carrying out routine servicing procedures and maintenance in accordance with manufacturer’s instructions.
  • Preparing the machine for driving on public highways.
  • The purpose and capabilities of their machine and any relevant safety precautions necessary for its operation.
  • How the machine works.
  • The effect of load, size, weight, gradients and ground conditions upon machine stability.
  • The loading, storage and transit of representative material.
  • The basic construction of pallets.
  • The permitted loading using fork extensions

Course Method:

A balance between practical exercises and classroom-based tutorials.
Course hand-outs include training notes.




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