Managing Lift Truck Operations

Promoting safe practice through building logistics operational leaders confidence

Who is it for?

All too often businesses invest in training their lift truck operators, but overlook training their Supervisors and Managers as to how to manage materials handling operations. This oversight can lead to product and property damage and the risk of injury to plant operators and pedestrians. This course is designed to give those with the responsibility for lift truck operations and operators an understanding of their statutory responsibilities with regard to managing operations within their working environment.

What will I learn?
  • Understand their responsibilities in accordance with health and safety legislation
  • Recognise the importance of leading best practice in lift truck operations
  • Recognise potential hazards and preventative approaches to improved health and safety management

Course Details

  • Location: Portsmouth
  • Duration: 1 day
  • Member: £243
  • Non-Member: £286

All fees subject to VAT

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Course Overview
  • Introduction to course
  • Hazards associated with lift truck equipment
  • Types of accidents that occur
  • Truck stability – safe working loads
  • Approved Code of Practice
  • PUWER and LOLER
  • Inspections of workplace
  • Practical fault finding

Additional Information

Specific attention will be given to ensure where lift truck operators drive infrequently, supervisors and managers extend the necessary support to ensure operators are confident in doing what is asked of them. The other key consideration is ensuring log books are seen by supervisors and actioned as appropriate.


Course Dates
Course commences;

15 February 2018
8 August 2018

Company Sponsored Option

This course is also available as a company sponsored option which is for your delegates only, this is a flexible solution and can be tailored to reflect your business needs, delivered on a date, time and place to suit you - please contact us.


Group Discounts

Take advantage of these discounts when booking this course;

5% off for 2-3 people
8% off for 4-5 people
12% off for 6 or more people

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