N003 Reach Lift Truck Novice

Course Objectives:

It is envisaged that at the end of this course the learner will be able to answer questions on and perform the following:

  • Have a basic understanding of the industry, the dangers of working in the industry & their responsibilities as an operator
  • Have a working knowledge of the manufacturers handbook for the particular machine to be used
  • Be able to locate & identify the major components of the machine & explain their functions
  • Be able to locate & identify the steering, driving & braking controls & explain their functions
  • Conduct all pre-operational checks in accordance with manufactures & legislative requirements
  • Safely mount & dismount the machine
  • Start & stop the engine & safely move the machine off & stop it safely
  • Configure the machine for travel & manoeuvre it safely laden & unladen, in open & confined areas
  • Conduct all necessary safety checks at the work area
  • Manoeuvre the machine to the work area & correctly configure it in readiness to carry out lifting & load handling tasks
  • Carry out lifting & load handling tasks
  • Lift & transfer loads accurately & safely at different locations
  • Load & unload external transport safely
  • Fit, adjust & / or remove attachments
  • Demonstrate knowledge & understanding of loading & unloading procedures for machine transportation
  • Carry out all end of shift & shut down procedures

On successful completion of the course, delegates will receive an NPORS card valid for 5 years, after which a refresher course can be undertaken.

Course Duration:

5 Days

Delegate Numbers:

Max of 3 per course

NPORS is one of the UK’s leading accreditation and registration bodies, working across the construction, industrial, utilities, warehousing and distribution, agricultural, ports and marine sectors.

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