Management Supervision of Lift Truck Operators

Learn how to manage and supervise forklift operators safely and effectively.

On completion of the course you will have an appreciation of the basic practical operating skills of forklift truck operators.

The course content includes statutory requirements and codes of practice, the role of the supervisor, machine familiarisation, daily checks including re-fueling and battery maintenance, steering, loading and stacking procedures and much more.

Course Objective

To teach related job safety knowledge and an appreciation of basic practical operating skills to managers or supervisors whose duties may include the management or supervision of lift truck operators.

Course Content

  • Responsibilities under the Health & Safety at Work Act, 1974, PUWER 98 & LOLER 98
  • Operators Safety code
  • Re-fuelling and Re-charging of Gas, Electric or Diesel Counterbalance Forklift truck
  • Pre-use checks
  • Factors affecting stability
  • Motive and hydraulic controls of the Counterbalance
  • Manoeuvring the Forklift Truck in open and confined areas
  • Stacking at different levels
  • De-stacking with laden and un-laden pallets
  • Loading and unloading lorries with the Counterbalance

Course Assessment

30 multiple choice question examination paper

Course Certification

On successful completion of your course you will receive an official certificate of competence.

How to Book

To book please call 01460 242400 to speak to our training professionals

or

email: training@liftwest.com