COURSES

We offer a full range of forklift training courses, choose from Counterbalance / Rider, VNA Narrow Aisle Truck, Reach Truck, Articulated Forklift (Bendi), Pedestrian Operated Pallet Truck, Low Level Order Picker.

WHY GTR?

It is estimated that each year there are over 7000 reportable injuries involving forklift trucks. Accidents are frequently associated with a lack of suitable forklift driver training or construction plant training.

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Counterbalance Forklift Training Course

Equipment: Counterbalance / Rider

Accrediting Body: ITSSAR

Level: Novice – first time Fork Lift Truck Operator who has no previous experience of Materials Handling Equipment

Location Leicester Training Centre / On Site

Course Duration: 3-5 Days

Ratio & Days: 3:1 (5 Days), 2:1 (4 Days), 1:1 (3 Days)

Equipment: Counterbalance / Rider

Accrediting Body: ITSSAR

Level: Experienced – This course is designed for the Forklift truck Operator who has had extensive practical experience, (longer than 12 months), but has had no formal training and does not hold a licence.

Location Leicester Training Centre / On Site

Course Duration: 2-3 Days

Ratio & Days: 3:1 (3 Days), 2:1 (2 Days), 1:1 (2 Days)

Equipment: Counterbalance / Rider

Accrediting Body: ITSSAR

Level: Conversion – Fork Lift Truck Operator who is already licensed on either VNA Narrow Aisle Truck, Reach Truck, or Articulated Fork Lift.

Location Leicester Training Centre / On Site

Course Duration: 1-2 Day

Ratio & Days: 3:1 (2 Days), 2:1 (2 Days), 1:1 (1 Day)

Equipment: Counterbalance / Rider

Accrediting Body: ITSSAR

Level: Refresher – Certified Fork-Lift Operators Requiring a Refresher/Re-test in accordance with HSE recommendations

Location Leicester Training Centre / On Site

Course Duration: 1 Day

Ratio & Days: 3:1 (1 Day), 2:1 (1 Day), 1:1 (1 Day)

 

    • Name all main components of the forklift truck.
    • Carry out a Pre-shift inspection check and understand the importance of such checks.
    • Operate the forklift truck within the safety limits defined by the manufacturer.
    • Stack and de-stack from various heights with various loads safely.
    • Manoeuvre a laden forklift truck in a narrow confined area.
VNA Narrow Aisle Truck Training

Equipment: VNA Narrow Aisle Truck

Accrediting Body: ITSSAR

Level: Novice – first time Fork Lift Truck Operator who has no previous experience of Materials Handling Equipment

Location Leicester Training Centre / On Site

Course Duration: 3-5 Days

Ratio & Days: 3:1 (5 Days), 2:1 (4 Days), 1:1 (3 Days)

Equipment: VNA Narrow Aisle Truck

Accrediting Body: ITSSAR

Level: Experienced – This course is designed for the Forklift truck Operator who has had extensive practical experience, (longer than 12 months), but has had no formal training and does not hold a licence.

Location Leicester Training Centre / On Site

Course Duration: 2-3 Days

Ratio & Days: 3:1 (3 Days), 2:1 (2 Days), 1:1 (2 Days)

Equipment: VNA Narrow Aisle Truck

Accrediting Body: ITSSAR

Level: Conversion – Fork Lift Truck Operator who is already licensed on either VNA Narrow Aisle Truck, Reach Truck, or Articulated Fork Lift.

Location Leicester Training Centre / On Site

Course Duration: 1-2 Day

Ratio & Days: 3:1 (2 Days), 2:1 (2 Days), 1:1 (1 Day)

Equipment: VNA Narrow Aisle Truck

Accrediting Body: ITSSAR

Level: Refresher – Certified Fork-Lift Operators Requiring a Refresher/Re-test in accordance with HSE recommendations

Location Leicester Training Centre / On Site

Course Duration: 1 Day

Ratio & Days: 3:1 (1 Day), 2:1 (1 Day), 1:1 (1 Day)

  • Name all main components of the forklift truck.
  • Carry out a Pre-shift inspection check and understand the importance of such checks.
  • Operate the forklift truck within the safety limits defined by the manufacturer.
  • Stack and de-stack from various heights with various loads safely.
  • Manoeuvre a laden forklift truck in a narrow confined area.
Articulated Forklift (Bendi) Training Course

Equipment: Articulated Forklift (Bendi)

Accrediting Body: ITSSAR

Level: Novice – first time Fork Lift Truck Operator who has no previous experience of Materials Handling Equipment

Location On Site

Course Duration: 3-5 Days

Ratio & Days: 3:1 (5 Days), 2:1 (4 Days), 1:1 (3 Days)

Equipment: Articulated Forklift (Bendi)

Accrediting Body: ITSSAR

Level: Experienced – This course is designed for the Forklift truck Operator who has had extensive practical experience, (longer than 12 months), but has had no formal training and does not hold a licence.

Location On Site

Course Duration: 2-3 Days

Equipment: Articulated Forklift (Bendi)

Accrediting Body: ITSSAR

Level: Conversion – Fork Lift Truck Operator who is already licensed on either VNA Narrow Aisle Truck, Reach Truck, or Articulated Fork Lift.

Location On Site

Course Duration: 1-2 Day

Ratio & Days: 3:1 (2 Days), 2:1 (2 Days), 1:1 (1 Day)

Equipment: Articulated Forklift (Bendi)

Accrediting Body: ITSSAR

Level: Refresher – Certified Fork-Lift Operators Requiring a Refresher/Re-test in accordance with HSE recommendations

Location On Site

Course Duration: 1 Day

Ratio & Days: 3:1 (1 Day), 2:1 (1 Day), 1:1 (1 Day)

 

    • Name all main components of the forklift truck.
    • Carry out a Pre-shift inspection check and understand the importance of such checks.
    • Operate the forklift truck within the safety limits defined by the manufacturer.
    • Stack and de-stack from various heights with various loads safely.
    • Manoeuvre a laden forklift truck in a narrow confined area.
Pedestrian Operated Pallet Truck Training Course

Equipment: Pedestrian Operated Pallet Truck

Accrediting Body: ITSSAR

Level: Novice – first time Fork Lift Truck Operator who has no previous experience of Materials Handling Equipment

Location Leicester Training Centre / On Site

Course Duration: 1 Day

Ratio & Days: 3:1 (1 Days), 2:1 (1 Days), 1:1 (1 Days)

Equipment: Pedestrian Operated Pallet Truck

Accrediting Body: ITSSAR

Level: Experienced – This course is designed for the Forklift truck Operator who has had extensive practical experience, (longer than 12 months), but has had no formal training and does not hold a licence.

Location Leicester Training Centre / On Site

Course Duration: 1 Day

Ratio & Days: 3:1 (1 Day), 2:1 (1 Day), 1:1 (1 Day)

 

    • Name all main components of the forklift truck.
    • Carry out a Pre-shift inspection check and understand the importance of such checks.
    • Operate the forklift truck within the safety limits defined by the manufacturer.
    • Stack and de-stack from various heights with various loads safely.
    • Manoeuvre a laden forklift truck in a narrow confined area.
Low Level Order Picker Training Course

Equipment: Low Level Order Picker

Accrediting Body: ITSSAR

Level: Novice – first time Fork Lift Truck Operator who has no previous experience of Materials Handling Equipment

Location Leicester Training Centre / On Site

Course Duration: 1 Day

Ratio & Days: 3:1 (1 Day), 2:1 (1 Day), 1:1 (1 Day)

Equipment: Low Level Order Picker

Accrediting Body: ITSSAR

Level: Experienced – This course is designed for the Forklift truck Operator who has had extensive practical experience, (longer than 12 months), but has had no formal training and does not hold a licence.

Location Leicester Training Centre / On Site

Course Duration: 1 Day

Ratio & Days: 3:1 (1 Day), 2:1 (1 Day), 1:1 (1 Day)

 

    • Name all main components of the forklift truck.
    • Carry out a Pre-shift inspection check and understand the importance of such checks.
    • Operate the forklift truck within the safety limits defined by the manufacturer.
    • Stack and de-stack from various heights with various loads safely.
    • Manoeuvre a laden forklift truck in a narrow confined area.