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Pivot Steer Forklifts

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Course Overview

The course is approved by the Road Transport Industry Training Board (RTITB).


2-5 days

Valid for

Refresher recommended after 3 years

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Pivot Steer Forklifts

Also known as a bendi or flexi truck, pivot steer forklift training will provide participants with a number of skills from the operation of the truck itself to inspections and the identification of hazards. We can provide training on site at your premises, with our experienced staff ensuring an educational, effective and enjoyable experience for all participants.

The course includes, but is not limited to:

  • The controls and instruments of the truck
  • Battery care
  • Operating the hydraulics
  • The replacing and recharging of gas cylinders
  • Stacking and unstacking free standing racks
  • Driving on and off ramps
  • Weight assessments

The course length ranges from 7.5 hours for refresher candidates to 37.5 hours for beginners. Existing candidates and those looking for conversion courses can also take part. Upon completing the course, candidates will receive their RTITB Certificate of Basic Operator Training.

Health & Safety Training are proud to provide pivot steer and forklift truck training courses for employers throughout Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Teesside, and the wider North East region, including; Newcastle, Sunderland, Durham, Gateshead, Darlington & Middlesbrough. For more information, get in touch with us today.

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    We can come to you!

    If you have enough space at your premises, we can come directly to you to carry out the training. This just means that your staff don't have to worry about any long commutes, and your operations experience minimal downtime.

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