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Electric Pallet Truck Operator Training

Electric Pallet trucks are one of the most commonly used forklift trucks in warehousing and loading goods vehicles. To operate pallet fork lift trucks, you will require high level skilled training to ensure that the machinery is operated safely and effectively.

This course will ensure that you are equipped with the right knowledge and practical skills to expertly and safety operate an electric pallets truck in the workplace.

The Northern Logistics Academy is a logistics and transport training specialist, based in the Northwest of England, delivering sector specific training and qualifications. We are RTITB accredited for the delivery of Fork Lift Truck training.

We have a dedicated team of trainers who are committed professionals working to high standards to ensure you receive the best training. Whether you are a company owner looking to ensure that your employees are able to safely operate an Electric Pallet Truck or an individual looking for training that can help you get into employment or improve your job prospects, we can help.

When will I start the course and how long will it take?

This course has various delivery dates throughout the year. The course takes 1 day to complete with 7 hours of learning.

This course will be delivered at Northern Logistics Academy's dedicated training centre in St Helens (Langtree Street, St Helens WA9 1AR).

The course is delivered to groups depending on minimum numbers mandatory for the course. If required, we are able to set discrete dates for employers upon request.

What will I study?

  • Introduction into the Electric Pallet Truck training course
  • Pallet truck stability including a safety video
  • Practical training in the safe operation of the Electric Pallet truck
  • Practical basic skills test
  • Refueling and recharging procedures including battery handling and housing
  • Hydraulic system and use of the controls
  • Forklifts, Pallet Trucks and the law
  • Operator's safety code
  • Basic and advanced steering, stacking and de-stacking
  • Picking up and setting down
  • Major component identification, pre-use inspection & reporting
  • Main components of the Electric Pallet truck
  • Carrying out a pre-shift inspection check and understanding the importance of such checks
  • Operating the Electric Pallet truck within the safety limits defined by the manufacturer
  • Safely stacking and de-stacking from various heights with various loads
  • Maneuvering a laden Electric Pallet truck in a narrow confined area

Identification

Evidence of existing certification must be produced before attending this course.

On the day of the course please also bring along with you one of the following:

  • A valid passport
  • Driving license

How is it assessed?

This course is both theory and practical based assessments.

What are the course fees?

The total cost of this course is £120 per person.

What can I go on to do once I have completed this course?

Upon successful completion of this course you will be awarded an RTITB photo ID certificate which will allow you to operate an Electric Pallet forklift truck. You may also wish to broaden your skills and knowledge and gain your Reach and Counterbalance Forklift Truck License.

For any further information, please email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 0800 99 66 99.

Ref: Melissa Dunne

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