Forklift Training Course


Counterbalance Lift Truck Training RTITB Registered.

Cost-effective Price per day for up to 3 Candidates.


The Aim of the Course is to:

  • Provide the candidate with the knowledge and various practical skills involved in operating a counterbalance forklift within their own working environment.


The objectives of the Course:

  • Operate a forklift safely and correctly in accordance with the manufacturer’s instructions.
  • Carry out a pre-use inspection on a forklift.
  • Stacking and de-stacking of loads.
  • Aware of the causes of instability of the forklift and its load.
  • Refuelling of the forklift truck.
  • Introduction to Safety, Health and Welfare at Work, Act 2005.


Who should attend the Course

  • An employee who is currently certified to drive a counter balance Forklift Refresher Training
  • An employee who has the experience and some knowledge but has never been certified (Existing Operators).
  • An employee who has had no driving experience and has no knowledge of the forklift (Novice).


Course duration of forklift safety course:

  • Refresher Training - Refreshing an existing certificate =   8 hours (1 day).
  • Existing Operators - Who does not hold an existing certificate but has experience driving a Forklift = 16-24 hours (2-3 days depending on experience )
  • Novice - Who does not hold an existing certificate and does not have much experience driving a forklift = 37.5 hours (5 days)



  • Certificate of operating skills & Photo ID card.

Karen Fahy MSc.

Phone: 069 63930

Fax: 069 63930

Mobile: 086 608 6117