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Reach Forklift Truck Operator - Novice

Course Code - TRFP04

Prices from £461.50

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Course Summary

The Novice reach training course is designed to teach new entrants to safely operate lift trucks and satisfy training recommendations as per the HSE Approved Code of Practice.

The course includes:

  • Introduction to reach truck and pre-use checks.
  • Manoeuvring laden/unladen lift truck in open and confined spaces.
  • Use of industrial racking and cages.
  • Stacking exercises at high, eye and low level.
  • Principles of stability.
  • Multiple Choice associated knowledge theory test.
  • Pre-use checks test.
  • Operational ability test.

Course Prerequisites

  • Candidates must have an email address.
  • Candidates must be of school leaving age.
  • Candidates should be suitably fit and free from disabilities that might pose a threat to their own health and safety or the health and safety of others who might be affected by them operating lift trucks.

Additional Information

PPE requirements: Safety footwear is advised and full length trousers.

Please bring proof of photographic I.D

Please note that mobile phones must be switched off during training.

Key Benefits

  • Candidates will achieve safe operating procedures in accordance with the HSE Approved Code of Practice for the lift truck industry.
  • Candidates will gain knowledge in safe handling techniques.
  • Candidates will gain awareness of relevant health & safety relating to Lift Trucks.
  • Candidates will learn theoretical knowledge and practical skill to operate a Lift Truck under varying work and operating conditions safely and efficiently.
  • Candidates will understand the safety aspects of recharging and refuelling of Lift Trucks.

Who Should Attend?

Any individual without prior experience in operating Lift Truck, who wishes to obtain a high standard of operating ability and gain an accredited certificate of competence.

Course Certification

Each candidate will receive an RTITB e-Card and PDF certificate (certificate cost of £16.50 will be added at checkout).