The counter balance truck is probably the truck that everybody identifies as a forklift truck.
MHE Training UK can carry out courses in B1 (up to 5 tonnes) and B2 (up to 15 tonnes). The theory side will cover the basic principles of stability, pallet and load assessment and also associated risks. The results and consequences of operating outside of the trucks safe working parameters among many other aspects.
Similarly, we will cover all aspects of the Counter Balance Truck in the pre shift check, what to look for in relation to damage.
Also the correct way to report a defective truck.
The practical aspect of the training will cover everything from how the controls work, through basic steering exercises. All the way up to operating in confined areas and stacking and de-stacking at various heights.
Check important guidance for “HSE Guidelines on Lift Truck Training“.