Rough Terrain Forklift Truck Training



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ITSSAR Rough Terrain Fork Lift Truck Training

The programme:


Rough Terrain Forklifts provide substantial savings in time and effort required to load, unload and stack materials. However they need to be operated with great care, otherwise they present a significant hazard. The qualification covers safe driving of a forklift truck, pre-use maintenance and safety checks, recognition of controls and instruments. The forklift is driven around a suitable course with the operator moving and stacking various loads.


What you study

The qualification will teach the candidate to:

  • Identify all controls or the Rough Terrain Forklift Truck
  • Carry out routine maintenance
  • Undertake pre-start checks
  • Inspect vehicle and comment on serviceability
  • Operate the machine safely to load and unload
  • Manoeuvre in a confined space
  • Operate at different working heights
  • Operate under different driving conditions



Designed for those:

  • Who are 16 years of age or more
  • Who wish to add new skills to their portfolio
  • Who wish to be identified as competent operators
  • Who wish to promote a professional image
  • Accredited to ITSSAR



  • 1 Day Refresher
  • 3 Days Conversion from another machine
  • 5 Day Novice


Courses are available at our training facilities in Portsmouth and Reading, or instructors can come to your site to train on your equipment.


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