Counter balance Forklift Truck – 5 Day Novice Course

Course Information

This 5-day course is aimed at novice fork lift truck drivers who have no formal training on the machine and require full training.

Prices from £1000pp – group discounts apply. Book today

Training Centres: Lancaster | Warrington | Castleford | Preston |

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Forklift Truck Training

Counter balance Forklift Truck – 5 Day Novice Course Training Course


5 Days

Number of People / Cost *

Group discount rate applies to bookings of more than 2 delegates.
Price on application for more than 3 delegates – call 0333 323 2022

Course Overview

The Forklift Truck Five-Day training course is designed to train a maximum of 3 delegates per one instructor.

The course covers the following:

  • Operators safety code
  • Principals of lifting
  • Battery care
  • Stability factors
  • Principals of the fork truck
  • Steering operations (forward and reverse) & (confined areas)
  • Picking up, setting down, transporting pallets / loads
  • Stacking and de-stacking loads at various heights
  • Daily maintenance checks

How long is the course?

The Novice Forklift Trucks is a Five-Day training course for 3 people, available at the following depot locations – Lancaster, Warrington, Castleford & Preston or can be delivered at your business site – please enquire for an on-site training quotation 0333 323 2022.

Should the course be interrupted by a non-working day, then it commences on the next working day. We start the course at 8am. Each  training day is 6.5 hours long.

What is included?

  • Candidates will be required to bring with them their PPE (Personal Protective Equipment).
  • The course can be accredited by RTITB at an additional cost.


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