Reach Truck (ABA Category D1) Existing Operator Training Course – AITT Accredited

3 Day(s)
£260.00 excl. VAT


Entry Requirements

TL Training defines an ‘Existing Operator’ as somebody who has previous experience (minimum of 24 months regular operating) of using a forklift truck but has no documentary evidence of previous formal training.

Course Content

• Introduction to the forklift truck to be used - Daily Maintenance Checks

• Relevant Legislation and Regulations - Health & Safety at Work Act 1974, PUWER 1998, LOLER 1998 and L117 - Rider Operated lift trucks (ACOP & Guidance)

• Pre-use inspection and take over maintenance

• Care of batteries/LPG/Diesel Trucks

• Controls and instruments

• Weight assessment / Stability Factors

• Starting, moving and stopping the truck

• Handling laden and unladen pallets

• Operation of hydraulic controls

• Stacking/de-stacking – free standing and in racking at various heights

• Loading and Unloading Procedures

• Safety code testing

• Practical test of basic operating skills

• Written test of operating knowledge


Candidates must provide photo ID on the first day of training.