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Course Directory / Tail lift training

There are several types of vehicle tail lift in operation, namely Column Lift, Retractable/Tuck away Lift, Double Fold and Cantilever-type Lift. The various types have different characteristics and this equipment is potentially dangerous in untrained hands but quite safe when operated by trained individuals. The various types have different operating procedures and Safe Systems of Work.

This course of training is designed to ensure that drivers of vehicle tail lift s are trained in the safe operating procedures. Note This training course requires the availability of a vehicle equipped with a tail lift of the type used in the learner's normal working.

Course Content

  • Welcome and course introduction
  • Health and Safety
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Safe Systems of Work and Operating Procedures
  • Precautions when operating the lift
  • Load Security
  • Safe Parking
  • Loading/Unloading
  • Practical skills and theory

Course Duration

  • 4 hours

This course can be tailored to meet your company or individual requirements. All course personnel should be equipped with a high-visibility outer garment, safety footwear and protective gloves.

Course Fees

  • £250.00 plus VAT
  • Travel costs are charged @ 0.38p per mile