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Counterbalance Forklift Truck - Beginner

Where - Aberdeen, Aberdeen venue Start date - 15 Jan 2018 Available places - 2 persons

An introductory course to provide the skills and knowledge to safely and efficiently carry out forklift operator duties.

Course information

Joining Instructions

Registration Time: 08:15am for 08.30am Start. Duration: 4 Days. Equipment Required: Safety Footwear. Lunch: Provided by Evolve unless at a customers premises. Please advise of any dietary requirements 24hrs in advance. Accredited forklift training now requires all candidates to be registered with a governing body. This is required for companies whose forklift operators work on their own and clients sites and require a national certificate. Evolve Training will register all our candidates with ITSSAR under the TOPS (Trained Operator Passport Scheme). ITSSAR TOPS Registration costs 10.00 plus VAT per candidate and this included in the price of the training. For the purpose of registering the candidates we will require; Date of birth National Insurance Number Candidates must also bring suitable identification to the training. A digital photograph will be taken of candidates to use on the cards which will be issued by the accrediting body on completion of the training. Extra Information: Delegates should be aware that this course contains a large element of practical work using live equipment. If any delegates have special requirements e.g. wheelchair access, reading or writing difficulty, please let us know in order for us to provide an appropriate classroom or arrange assistance for written exercises. Delegates should have a basic understanding of the English language. Name changes are accepted up until the commencement of the course. Payment: Please provide a paper copy of the purchase order number upon booking and send to our email address Cancellation Policy: Please see our terms and conditions at available on request/ Evolve the phone number above

Who the course is aimed at

All personnel who require to operate a counterbalance forklift. This course is for delegates who have no previous experience or training.

Qualification / Certificate received

An ITSSAR Approved Forklift Beginner (B1) Certificate and a TOPS Card.


Written multiple-choice questionnaire and practical test.

Can the course be failed?

Yes if delegates do not meet required minimum standard.

Typical start and finish time each day

8:30am - 4:00pm (approx.) - finishing times can vary depending on the class. 30 minutes for lunch and 2 x 10 minute breaks.

Venue information

Car Park onsite.

Venue facilities

If it is a full day course lunch is provided. A variety of hot and cold meals. Teas, coffees and water are provided all day. Snacks and canned or bottled drinks are payable in the canteen.

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  • Price (per person) 545
  • 15 Jan 2018
  • Plant Training
  • Start: 8:30am
  • Aberdeen, Aberdeen
  • 2

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