Health and Safety, Plant & Machinery

Mechanical Handling Essentials - 7 hours Driver CPC

This training course aims to give trainees knowledge, understanding and basic skills in the safe operation of lift trucks. It introduces trainees to maneuvering machines both laden and unladen, stacked and de-stacked at various levels, daily pre-shift checks, refueling procedures, hazards and risks involved with driving lift trucks and to comply with health and safety legislation. The length of training may vary depending on the objectives covered, the ratio of trainee/instructor and the ability and previous experience of the trainees. The delivery of training covers a mix of both theory and practical elements. This course is approved by the Joint Approvals Unit for Periodic Training (JAUPT) and meets the required periodic training for Driver CPC.

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