Fork Truck Certification - Refresher

Designed as an approved Refresher course for previously certified operators, the course revisits the key operating elements and safety practices in line with the Code of Practice. The course concludes with theoretical and practical assessments.


Course Content

  • Introduction to the course
  • Course Structure – Instruction / Assessment Detail
  • RTITB Standards Requirements Theoretical Instruction
  • Code of Practice 2001 - Operators Responsibilities
  • Operators Safety Code
  • Causes / Prevention of Accidents
  • Forktruck Capacity / Stability Practical Instruction
  • Controls / Safety Features
  • Daily Inspection / Preventive Maintenance
  • Steering / Turning / Reversing
  • Manoeuvring in confined areas
  • The Hydraulic System
  • Pallet Pick and Place Procedure
  • Stacking/Destacking - Racking – all levels
  • Battery Care / Charging Procedure
  • Vehicle Loading / Unloading Procedure
  • Parking Supervised Trainee Practice
  • Trainee Practice / Corrective Instruction Competence Testing
  • Practical / Theoretical assessment
  • Individual Feedback / Results


  • Documented proof of previous Certification
  • Safety shoes

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