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Fork Lift Truck Certificate (RTITB Accredited)

  • Subject Area: Fork Lift
  • Attendance: Short Course
  • Qualification: Fork Lift Truck Certificate (RTITB Accredited)
  • Course Start: Start dates are flexible
  • Course Length: 1 to 5 days depending on prior experience
  • Location: ATl - Achieve Through Learning
  • Cost: POA

Course Dates

Courses run frequently subject to demand


Fork Lift Truck Instructor Course


Interested participants must be employed. Entry requirements range from Novice - (never sat on a fork lift truck) to Experienced - (must be an experienced Fork Lift Truck Operator).

  • Refresher: 1 day - (must already have same Fork Lift Truck Certificate which needs refreshing)
  • Experienced: Up to 3 days - (must be an experienced Fork Lift Truck Operator)
  • Novice: Up to 5 days - (never sat on a Fork Lift Truck)
  • Conversion: Up to 2 days - (certified in one truck type but requires certification for another truck type)


  • The course involves a theory and practical operating test and covers:
  • An introduction to the truck, plus explanation of the controls and instruments including, starting, moving, steering and stopping the truck
  • Operation of hydraulic controls
  • Pre-use inspection and takeover maintenance
  • Handling pallets, containers and bulk objects associated with the workplace
  • Driving on inclines and ramps
  • Vehicle loading and unloading
  • Stacking and de-stacking - free standing and racking

Further Information

The following trucks can be certified:

  • Reach Truck
  • Counterbalance
  • Rough Terrain (master or telescopic)
  • Pivot Steer
  • Bendi Truck
  • Industrial Tele-Truck
  • Side-Loader
  • Pedestrian Pallet Trucks (low, eye or high level)

Courses are held on Employer premises. To apply please contact atl on 01709 365515 or email: enquiries@atl-training.co.uk 

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