Forklift for Experienced Drivers - Course Details

Course intro:

This Forklift for Experienced Drivers training course is a 2 Day programme, designed to provide trainees with knowledge and skills necessary for driving a forklift trucks.

Please note this course is delivered as in-house training only.


Course content

  • Introduction & Course Objectives
  • Safe operating practices and safety video
  • Elementary driving
  • Explanation, demonstration and guided practice in the correct procedures to adopt when operating a forklift truck
  • Battery care or refuelling
  • Daily inspection procedures
  • Checking the truck
  • Correct operating procedures
  • Handling empty pallets
  • Safe working loads
  • Fork truck stability
  • Correct operating procedures
  • Practical training
  • Competence testing
  • Questions
  • Conclude & Evaluations


Intended audience

This Forklift for Experienced Drivers course may be beneficial to forklift operators with experience but with no certificate or formal training.

Operators must have at least 6 months recent experience operating a lift truck and/or hold a Forklift Operator’s Certificate which has expired.


Entry requirements

Minimum age- 18 years old

Minimum English requirements: Leaners must be able to understand and convey the concepts contained in the programme content.