The course is for everybody who operates a forklift or wishes to operate one. A multifunctional knowledge is required in order to become a forklift operator. The course provides sufficient theoretical knowledge and practical skill to operate a forklift in a safe and cost saving way taking into account the legal prescriptions.


  • The forklift : structure and operation
  • Daily check ups
  • Maintenance
  • Servicing the vehicle
  • To drive and work safely – what to learn from accidents
  • Technical and economical aspects
  • Legal terms, liability of the driver and of the manager
  • Stability of vehicle and cargo.

Course member conditions:
Minimum age 18

Practical information:

  • Where: at the client’s company/terminal
  • When: at the client’s convenience
  • Duration: The duration will be determined based on the trainees experience, knowledge and competences (minimum 1 day)
  • How many trainees: maximum 6 trainees per trainer/vehicle and depending on size vehicle.