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The course will comprise of theoretical and practical instruction specific to the Counterbalance,
teaching candidates to safely and proficiently manoeuvre a Counterbalance truck, stack and destack
at various levels and maintain a truck in good working order.
THEORY Responsibilities under the Health & Safety at Work Act, 1974
Operator’s safety code
Battery maintenance and charging procedures
Factors affecting stability
Stacking and destacking in open and confined areas
Lorry loading and unloading.
PRACTICAL Battery maintenance and charging procedures
Manoeuvring in open and confined areas
Stacking at different heights
Destacking with laden and unladen pallets.
ACCREDITATION ITSSAR - B1, B2, B3
JAUPT - Accredited 7 hours towards Driver CPC
REQUIREMENTS PPE (Hard Hat, Hi-Vis Vest, Safety Boots, Gloves)
EXPERIENCE LEVELS Novice
DURATION & RATIO
1 Instructor / Truck
Novice: 1 Delegate - 3 Days
Novice: 2 Delegates - 4 Days
Novice: 3 Delegates - 5 Days
Refresher: 1-3 Delegates - 1 Day
Conversion: 1-3 Delegates - 1 Day
*8 hour training day.
DRIVER CPC COURSES