Forklift Training Course Galway, Mayo, throughout Ireland
Forklift Training Organisation covering Galway, Mayo all over Ireland.
Forklift training courses in Galway, Mayo and throughout Ireland. Forklift Lift truck courses for Counterbalance, Reach and Power pallet trucks.
Operators and users of lift trucks must be training in the safe operation, so whether your an employee, employer or self employed you must undergo forklift training as stated by the Safety, Health & Welfare Act 2005 and S.I 299 of 2007 ( General Applications ) Regulation 2007
Forklift Training Course Aim
To provide operators with the skill, knowledge and attitude to operate a forklift truck correctly and safely, weather working in a warehouse, construction, forecourt, and all other locations where forklifts are used this training course is vital for your safety and the safety of others.
Forklift Training Objectives:
On Completion of this course operators will be able to;
Understand the legal requirements of operating a forklift
Understand the dangers of operating a forklift
Understand the stability issues with operating a forklift
Understand the importance of carrying out pre-use checks / daily checks
Be able to operate a forklift safely and correctly for your own safety and the safety of others and to protect equipment and stock.
Forklift Training Course Contents:
On completion of the course the operator will understand:
The legal requirements for operating a forklift
Introduction to the forklift
Operators duties and responsibilities
Operators driving and manoeuvring
Operation of hydraulic controls
Daily inspection / pre-use checks of forklift
Approach a load / pick up/ transport/ stack / de-stack
Battery care and maintenance
Diesel / LPG trucks
Ramps and inclines
Condition of racking
Forklift Training Course Duration:
There are different training requirements, the duration of training depends on the operators experience: ( see below )
Refresher Forklift Operator Training Course
For people who have undergone training and have a current licence which is still valid. ( A 1 day course is required )
Experienced or Existing Forklift Operator Training Course:
For people with experience driving forklifts but may not have a licence or the licence has expired for some time, ( A 2. day course is required )
Novice Forklift Operator Training Course:
For people with little or no experience driving a forklift and have never undergone forklift training ( Up to a 5 day course maybe required )
Conversion Operator Training Course:
Conversion forklift training is for operators that have experience operating one type of lift truck and now need to operate another type of lift truck or a more powerful lift truck. e.g. an operator has experience operating a counterbalance lift truck , the operator now needs to operate a reach lift truck, the operator must undergo conversion training.
For information on which course you need, call Nee Safety Training to discuss
Forklift Training Course, Who should attend:?
Operators of forklifts must be 16 years of age or over.
This training is developed for employers, employees and self employed people who operate forklifts.
The training is also ideal for people seeking employment in warehousing, storage , retail, logistic companies where lift truck are used.
Can be done onsite at your facility or at locations nationwide.
Look at our Safety Tips and Information page for some forklift operations safety tips.
Nee Safety Training , Rosmuc, Connemara, Co Galway Ireland Tel 087 4384582