Counter Balance Lift Truck (B1,B2,B3)

The Counterbalance Lift Truck (often referred to as a forklift) operator training course will give you the skills to operate the truck safely and efficiently, carry out a pre-use inspection, and recall and explain the causes of truck and load instability.
B1 - Up to and including 5 Tonne
B2 - Over 5 Tonne - Up to and including 15 Tonne
B3 - Over 15 Tonne

Course Duration

1 - 4 Days depending on experience

Course Dates

Contact the office (01449 722400)

Examination Date

Last day of training


Stowmarket Training Center or On Site

Course Content
  • Lift truck controls and instruments
  • Starting/moving/stopping and steering the truck
  • Operation of hydraulic controls
  • On/off ramp driving
  • Vehicle loading and unloading
  • Stacking and destacking
  • Lift truck stability
  • The operators’ safety code