• WHO WE ARE

    Driving and Safety Training is a Swindon based company whose objective is to assist you and your organisation in achieving an efficiently safe working environment for your business and employees.

    Our training courses are designed for individuals and corporate clients; we are able to deliver results based on one of our set courses or implement a course designed specifically to the objectives that you require.

  • OUR EXPERIENCE

    Driving and Safety Training operate with over 10 years' experience both in stores and warehouse environments, operating at all key levels and specifically with significant in-depth industry knowledge in health and safety.

    Any course instructed by us will be led by a fully accredited NPORS trained instructor who has vast knowledge and experience enabling you and your organisation to benefit from a high level of safety training at a cost effective price.

  • OUR COURSES

    Driving and Safety Training is a preferred service provider for Crown Lift Trucks.

    Driving and Safety Training are able to design a course specifically targeting areas that you or your organisation needs to achieve. Or we can develop your skills based on the course as detailed on our courses page.

 

Driving and Safety Training Courses

 

Driving and Safety Training are able to design a course specifically targeting areas that you or your organisation needs to achieve.

Or we can develop your skills based on the course as detailed below:

 

Trainee(s) Novices Experienced Conversion Refresher
         
1 3 Day 2 Day 2 Day 1 Day
2 4 Day 2 Day 2 Day 1 Day
3 5 Day 3 Day 2 Day 1 Day

 

 

Fork Lift Truck Operator Training

 

Full FLT training summary:

 

Upon the completion of the course the attendees will be competent in operating the truck model used during the course in a safe and efficient manner in accordance with the manufacturer's handbook and industry accepted good practice.

 

Course Theory Content:

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Introduction to the course

Operators Safety Code – "Safety in Working With Lift Trucks"

Health & Safety at Work Act Etc. 1974.

LOLER, Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998.

PUWER, Provision and Use of Working Equipment Regulations 1998.

Film/Video

Pre-shift Inspections

Stability

Centre of Gravity of the load & Centre of Gravity of the truck

Capacity plates (reading & understanding.)

Specific hazards & controls.

 

Course Practical Content:

 

Controls and Instruments

Starting, moving and stopping the truck

Steering

Hydraulic System

Weight Assessment

Handling laden & un-laden pallets

Driving on/off ramps

Vehicle loading and unloading

Pre-use Inspection Testing.

 

Truck matrix available for training:

 

Counter Balance, WAVE, Reach Truck, Pivot Steer, Telescopic Handler, PPT, VNA & MEWP, Lorry Loader, Moffett, Loading Shovel, 360 Excavator.

If you have a requirement that we have not detailed please contact us to see how we can help.