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Counterbalance Forklift Training

The counterbalance forklift truck is the most popular type of truck.

Counterbalance forklift trucks may be driven either through electric motors or internal combustion engine ie. diesel or gas powered.  The type of power is dependent on the industry need ie. electric trucks are prodominently used as internal trucks, handling food or other products that may be contaminated by engine fumes.  The internal combustion engine types are generally used for external tasks, such as loading and unloading vehicles and moving non perishable goods in a yard.  

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Categories of counterbalance forklift trucks:
B1 - Lift truck up to and including 5 tonne
B2 - Lift truck over 5 tonne - up to and including 15 tonne
B3 - Lift truck over 15 tonne

Attachments are commonly fitted to enhance the varity of tasks that these expensive vehicles can perform.  Popular attachments are side shift, fork positioners, paper reel clamps and also non hydraulic attachments such as jibs, drum handlers, emergency elevating work platform, etc.

Types of forklift training courses available are novice, refresher and training for individuals with limited/previous experience.  Forklift certificate issued on successful completion

Types of forklift training courses available:

1 Day 
Refresher forklift training course    3 trainees
Re-establish and re-affirm good safe practices with Forklift Operations.  Suitable for operators who have previously held a certificate of training.
2/3 Day Conversion forklift training course    3 trainees            
To convert from one type of forklift to another similar.
Experienced forklift operator but not previously certificated     3 trainees
Re-establish and re-affirm good safe practices with Forklift Operations.  Suitable for operators who have limited forklift experience.
5 Day Novice forklift training course    3 trainees
To establish basic forklift operations skills necessary for good safe working practices.  Suitable for operators who have no experience.

Forklift training courses can take place either at your premises or at our site in Rochester, Kent.
Areas covered: Kent, London, Essex, Sussex plus other counties in and around the southeast.



Paper Reel Forklift

Paper Reel Clamp

Drum Dumper Forklift

Drum Dumper



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