2 Start Training is a Category 3 Independent Training Standards Scheme and Register (ITSSAR) accredited training centre for operator and instructor training for Powered Pallet Truck Training.
This course is available for you to complete at all of our depots which includes locations in Portsmouth, Southampton, Worthing and Reading.
We are also able to offer this training at one of your sites, using your equipment which will allow your staff to train on the equipment that they will be using week in, week out. The areas we cover for training on one of your sites include; Portsmouth, Fareham, Chichester, Southampton, Eastleigh, Romsey, Reading, Newbury, Crawley, Basingstoke, Brighton and Worthing.
Facilities Required on your site:
Before training can be completed on one of your sites, using your equipment, there are a number of requirements that you need to meet. Firstly, you need to have a training room that is suitable for the number of candidates participating and a sufficient amount of room for practical training and to complete assessments & testing. Also, delegates will be required to wear PPE as per the company’s internal risk assessments.
Click the link to read our Facilities and Equipment Requirements Guide for more information on how to complete training on your site. Facilities and Equipment Requirements Guide
If you chose to complete one of our forklift training courses, you will be taught by highly experienced professionals, who will give you all the skills and knowledge that you need to pass your Powered Pallet Truck test.
The length of your course will vary depending on which of our courses you decide to complete, if you decide to complete the A1 Novice Pallet Truck course, it will take you 1 day to complete your training.
Course length could be adjusted depending on how many other students are on the same course, see below for timescales.
3 Days if 1:1 with our instructor.
4 Days if 2:1 with our instructor.
5 Days if 3:1 with our instructor.
1 Truck : 3 Candidates : 1 Instructor
This ratio can be lowered to suit any requirements which can decrease the duration of your course.
- Responsibilities under the health & safety at work act, 1974, PUWER & LOLER
- L117 Approved code of practice
- Operators Safety Code
- Battery maintenance and charging procedures
- Pre-use checks
- Factors affecting stability
- Motive controls
- Hydraulic controls
- Manoeuvring in open and confined areas including entry & aisle safety procedures