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ITSSAR Lift Truck Instructor - Requalification

Who is it for?

Designated and qualified instructors need to keep their skills current in order to train others in the use of Lift Trucks.  This course complies with the recommendations of the Health & Safety Executive’s Approved Code of Practice and guidance for rider operated lift trucks operator training and safe use (L117).  

What will I learn?
  • Be able to demonstrate their ability to plan and prepare practical instruction to a minimum standard
  • Construct, conduct and objectively mark a practical test of operators’ ability to the HSE standard

Course Details

  • Location: Portsmouth
  • Duration: 3 to 5 Days
  • Member: £919
  • Non-Member: £1,082

All fees subject to VAT

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Course Overview
  • Corrective tuition and driver safety test
  • Practical test
  • Legislation
  • Basic principles and role of the Instructor
  • Principles of instruction
  • Simple skills analysis
  • Classroom demonstration and administration
  • Daily safety checks and operating practice
  • Truck familiarisation
  • Operating and corrective tuition 
  • Guided preparation for a practical lesson plan
  • Deliver practical lesson plan to a trainee
  • Feedback on strengths and weaknesses
  • Introduction to the ITSSAR test
  • Guidance throughout on all aspects of practical lesson preparation, use of marking sheets, practical testing and certification of operators


Participants will be required to conduct a role playing scenario as the instructor/examiner, practicing both practical and theoretical lesson formats, examining operators to a pre-determined level of competence. In addition, they will have undergone appropriate theoretical and practical tests of basic skills and knowledge as both operator and instructor/examiner, as endorsed by the appropriate accrediting bodies.

Please note that delegates must hold a valid operator's license and have at least 12 months' operating experience

Additional Information

Successful candidates will be certificated and their details placed on the ITSSAR National Register of Lift Truck Instructor/Examiners.

The duration of the training ranges from 3 to 5 consecutive days which is dependent on level of requalification).

Candidates should already be ITSSAR Instructors with a current certificate, however candidates may also sit this course if their Instructor’s certificate is not more than six months beyond its expiration date, provided the delegate agrees this in advance with ITSSAR.

Delegates must hold a valid accredited operator's certificate dated within the last 6 months, and have at least 12 months' operating experience.

Course Dates
Course commences;

27 November 2017

23 July 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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