Lorry Mounted Lift Truck - Training Plus - Health & Safety Courses
3-5 days RTITB Accredited Certificate

Course Summary

To teach the basic skill requirements and associated job safety knowledge to persons operating Lorry Mounted Lift Trucks in their line of work both safely and efficiently. To enable candidates to inspect, maintain, monitor and use these trucks effectively.

Course Content details are as follows:

  •     Responsibilities under the Health & Safety at Work Act, 1974, PUWER 98 & LOLER 98
  •     Operators Safety code
  •     Battery maintenance and charging procedures
  •     Pre-use checks of Vehicle Mounted Lift truck
  •     Factors affecting stability on the Lift Truck
  •     Motive and hydraulic controls on the Lift Truck
  •     Manoeuvring in open and confined areas
  •     Stacking at different levels in open and confined areas
  •     De-stacking with laden and un-laden pallets
  •     Load weight assessment and load moment indicator
  •     Safe use of attachments (if applicable)
  •     Lorry Loading and unloading
  •     Mounting and demounting of Lift Truck to parent trailer

On successful completion of the course candidates will receive an RTITB accredited certificate and credit card style photo ID card.

Who is it for?

This course is suitable for potential and existing operators of Lorry Mounted Lift Trucks, who have not had any formal training in the operation and safety measures.

You will need

Candidates will be required to bring suitable PPE with them on this course.

Your skill level

No previous experience is necessary for this course.


Who is the accrediting body?

RTITB – Road Transport Industry Training Body.

Do I need to pay for my training before I do it?

Yes you do, you can pay online when you book your course, or call 0845 872 3411 and pay with a credit card over the phone. Customers with credit terms, please call Training Plus to book your course on 0845 872 3411.

Can you cater for students with special needs?

Yes, but as with all special requirements that differ from the norm, please make us aware of your requirements and we will do our best to provide the appropriate support.

Are there any car parking spaces available?

Yes, there are a lot of FREE car parking spaces available in the area.

What accommodation is available?

There are a variety of hotels and B & B’s in the area. There is a list available to assist you with booking your stay.

Am I going to feel safe during my course participation?

Beside the fact that our staff and the environment of the school will make you feel happy and safe, CCTV is operating in most of the school’s areas.

I’m getting on a bit, is it like going back to school and will I feel out of place?

Not at all. A large percentage of our learners are mature students simply keeping up to date with current standards. Everybody is made to feel welcome in the centre.