Complete Powerpoint slide presentation for forklift instructors. Ready made training course
Forklift operator's practical test
Changes to the overall test that were introduced in 2017 can be found here but the sequence shown on the next few pages is still is use apart from on the new iTRUK test.
The following pages show the actual sequence that is undertaken on the forklift operator's practical test. The links above shown details, plans and dimensions for the test which came into force in September 2017 along with the latest marking sheet and details of the separate iTRUK test.
The truck is driven forwards into the chicane where the load shown in red is picked up.
After reversing to get position, the truck is again driven through the chicane into the aisleway where the operator is required to make a right angle turn in a confined space. The load is then stacked onto the high stack.
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