Forklift Height for Hire

Forklift Course Duration
1 Day Forklift Assessment course for experienced plant operators.

Extra training days can be added to the forklift course, for trainees without any previous plant operating experience.

On-site forklift training on your premises is available anywhere in Ireland subject to minimum numbers. A suitable room would be required for on-site training for the theory section of the course, and a Forklift is needed for the practical. A copy of the current 12 monthly Certificate of Thorough Examination for each Forklift is required.

Forklift Operator Certification
On successful completion of the Forklift course and assessments, candidates will receive Height for Hire Operator Card and Certificate.

Forklift Course Description

  • Induction
  • Safety awareness for forklifts
  • Forklift safety devices
  • Identifying overhead hazards
  • Observing ground conditions
  • Manouvering the forklift
  • Safe working loads
  • Operating with and without loads
  • Theory assessment
  • Practical assessment

Forklift Trainee Requirements
Trainees must be at least 18 years of age. They must be medically fit to operate machinery.

PPE Requirements
Trainees must bring their own PPE to the Forklift training course. Safety footwear, Hard hat, Hi-visibility vest.

Who Should Attend?
This Forklift Operator training and assessment course is suitable for anyone who carries out driving or lifting operations on forklifts.

Course Objectives
To provide delegates with the essential knowledge required to operate forklifts efficiently and safely.

Training Methods
Presentation with slides, video, printed course material, demonstration, practical use.

Who Wll Benefit?
All those in your organisation who use, supervise or manage the use of Forklifts.