Lift Truck Safety Training
This online Lift Truck Safety Training course covers the risks associated with lift truck vehicles and to help the driver to confidently conduct an inspection for safe use. The basics such as why lift trucks are used are covered in this course and being able to recognise risk when using the vehicle at the workplace.
Lift trucks vary from each manufacture but drivers can take the time to learn all the key features of the vehicle, starting and stopping safely sound basic but in an unfamiliar truck puts those whom drive it and work around it at risk.
Like all vehicles at work, they're each accompany by their own hazards and with more than a fifth of non-fatal transport injuries involving a lift truck, the importance of staying visible, being aware of pedestrians and noticing the safety signs is covered in this course.
- Work towards compliance with UK Health and Safety legislation
- Train online at your own pace with a full audio voiceover
- Approved by RoSPA & Accredited by CPD
- Certificate on successful completion
- Course duration: 30 minutes
- Unlimited resits at no cost
Who is this online Lift Truck Safety Training for?
This training course is ideal for those who currently using the vehicle and are wanting to update their safety knowledge and for those who will be using a lifting truck at work, such as training to become a fork lift truck driver.
Lift Truck Safety Training Certification
Our entire library of training courses are accredited by the CPD Certification Service as adhering to the universally recognised Continuing Professional Development (CPD) guidelines.
This training course and it's content has also been approved by RoSPA, the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents.
Upon passing the online assessment you will have the options to both print and download your Lift Truck Safety Training Certificate in PDF format. In addition to this an automated email will also be sent to your chosen email address containing a link to your certificate ensuring you always have access to a copy.
Furthermore, a QR code is displayed on each certificate which when scanned by a smartphone links to our certification database. This allows employers, auditors and local authority inspectors, for example, to establish a certificates validity instantly and at any time.
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The aim of this is course for the learner to be confident around a lift truck vehicle, to competendtly conduct an inspection and be aware of the risks when using this at work.
On completion of the course, you should be able to:
- Understand why we use lift trucks
- Recognise all the key features of your lift truck
- Conduct a daily vehicle inspection
- Start and move your lift truck safely
- Recognise the risks around your workplace
- Understand the importance of staying visible
Training Course Content
This course is made up of the following modules:
An Introduction to Lift Trucks
This section will cover why we use lift trucks, the common features of a lift truck and the
PUWER and LOLER Regulations.
Module 1 - The Operator
This section will cover the importance of the operator being fit for work, the three types of lift
truck training and monitoring and assessments.
Module 2 - Safe Use of Lift Trucks
This section of the course provides guidance on daily vehicle inspections, starting and moving
the lift truck, the lifting and transporting of loads and refuelling.
Module 3 - Your Workplace Environment
In this final section you’ll cover the common risks and hazards associated with lift trucks,
the importance of staying visible, pedestrians and safety signs.
On completion of the course lessons and training material an online assessment will automatically unlock. The assessment will contain 15 multiple-choice questions and a mark of 75% or above will be required to pass.
The assessment will be marked instantly and so you will know straight away if you have passed or not. If you don't pass first time there's no need to worry. Unlimited resits at absolutely no additional charge are available so you can retake the assessment again as many times as you need to.
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