All relevant production employees, artisans as required per production needs.
Without previous certification and experience
Entry level requirements:
• Minimum Numeracy and Literacy ABET 4/NQF 1 or Grade 9 • Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) on Forklift.
Contents of the course:
• The Legal and specified requirements pertaining the transfer of goods and material by means of a forklift. (OHSA 1993 and the Machinery regulation 18) • The hazards and associated risks, pertaining to Forklift operation, identified through specified risks assessment procedures • The principal components of the forklift and their functions. Mechanical appreciations and refuelling. • The specified operating parameters and control methods per training the forklift operations. Pre-trips, Operational and close down inspection. • The specified factors affecting the optimum performance of the forklift. Safety and Manoeuvring. • The specified action to be taken, should sub-standard condition and problems pertaining to the forklift operation be encountered. • The specified elementary principals of the Forklift stacking process.