N008

Pallet/Stacker Truck

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N008

Pallet/Stacker Truck

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Course Overview

  • Have a basic understanding of the industry, the dangers of working in the industry and their responsibilities as an operator.
  • Have a working knowledge of the manufacturer’s handbook for the particular machine to be used.
  • Be able to identify the different types of pallet/stacker trucks.
  • Locate and identify the major components of the machine and explain their functions.
  • Be able to locate and identify steering, driving and braking controls and explain their functions.
  • Conduct all pre-operational checks in accordance with manufacturer’s ad legislative requirements.
  • Safely mount and dismount the machine.
  • Start and stop the machine safely and move the machine off and stop it safely.
  • Configure the machine for travel and manoeuvre it safely laden and unladen, in open and confined areas.
  • Conduct all necessary safety checks at the work area.
  • Manoeuvre the machine to the work area and correctly configure in readiness to carry out lifting and load handling tasks.
  • Carry out lifting and load handling tasks.
  • Lift and transfer loads accurately and safely at different locations.
  • Load and unload external transport safely.
  • Fit, adjust and or remove attatchments.
  • Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of loading and unloading procedures for machine transportation.
  • Carry out all end of shit shut down procedures.

Course Duration

Novice

Refresher

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