A 3-4 day course for beginner forklift drivers wishing to gain certification. Course includes; legislation, safety procedures and safe operation of forklift. The aim of the course is to give the particpants the skill and knowledge required to operate a forklift truck safely and effectively.

Upcoming Courses

This course is only available as a private course. Contact us on 1850 315 415 or email for more details.


Duration: 3-4 Days
Participants: Up to 3 participants
Assessment: Theory and practical assessment
Accreditation: CMSE Certification


Course Objectives

On completion of this course, particpants will be able to:

  • Operate a Forklift safely, reducing the risk of injury to operators and pedestrians and increase the efficiency of Forklift Truck Operators
  • Use safe operating techniques
  • Refuel / Recharge Forklifts safely
  • Correctly position Forklifts in relation to task requirements
Target Audience

This course is intended for new and experienced forklift truck drivers wishing to either gain certification or refresh / renew previous certification.
Course Contents
  • Legislation
  • Daily inspection procedures
  • Stability
  • General safety rules
  • Loading and stacking procedures
  • De-stacking and unloading
  • Maintenance
  • Charging and changing batteries
  • Fuelling procedures


 For more Information,
Call 1850 315 415, Email, or Send a Quick Enquiry


FÁS Funding may be available for Training Courses where applicable.

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