Work Platforms for Lift Trucks
Ratio: 1 Machine : 6 Trainees : 1 Instructor
Duration: 1 Day – 3 trainees am – 3 trainees pm (must have lift truck licences, prior to course)
To train experienced operators in the safe handling of the attachment (platform).
Operators will receive training on the following elements:
2.1 Their responsibilities under the Health & Safety at Work Act, 1974
2.2 Their responsibilities under HSE Guidelines PM28 4th Edition
2.3 Safety rules and regulations
2.4 Pre-shift checks
On completion of training, operators will have an understanding of:
3.1 Their responsibilities under the Health & Safety at Work Act
3.2 Safety rules and regulations
3.3 The importance of pre-shift checks.
On completion of training, operators will be able to carry out the following to the required standard.
4.1 Pre-shift checks
4.2 Attach working platform
4.3 Able to allow personnel to enter cage and operate safely.
4.4 Operate all controls safely and sympathetically.
4.5 Prepare / set up the machine to carry out normal work
4.6 Carry out normal work tasks safely and efficiently.