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CATEGORY: OPERATE DEFINED PURPOSE LIFT TRUCKS
NCOP CODE: F06, F07, F12
FIELD: Services
SUBFIELD: Transport, Operations and Logistics
UNIT STANDARD: 242981 [SAQA]
NQF LEVEL: 02 (4 credits)
DESCRIPTION: This defined purpose lift truck course is designed for both novice and experienced operators. Learners who meet the specific outcomes and assessment criteria will be permitted to operate defined purpose lift trucks, as stipulated by the codes below:
Code F06: Pedestrian controlled stacker under 2 Tons
Code F07: Pedestrian controlled stacker over 2 Tons
Code F12: Powered pallet truck
DURATION: Full Training (Novice): 5 Days
Recertification Training/Evaluation: 1 Day
Upgrade to a higher Rated Capacity: 1 Day
COURSE CONTENT: Inspect and record the operational fitness of battery
     powered lift trucks

    We help learners identify appropriate measures to     prevent basic faults, pedestrian stacker components,     ride-on pedestrian stacker components, powered pallet     jack, operational fitness of machine, pre-operating     checks, electrical system checks and recording any     defects as per safety procedures.
Identify and classify freight/loads
    We identify and explain five different categories of     freight/loads and classify common freight codes     together with similar handling perspective.
Handle load and store freight
    We discuss and identify specific handling methods and     attachments and their use according to particular     commodities/freight, reason for selecting a particular     piece of lifting equipment, specific storage facilities     selected for different freight types, legal responsibilities     in a nutshell, Occupational Health and Safety Act 85 of     1993, Driven Machinery Regulations, 1988, Construction     Regulations, 2003, Mine Health and Safety Act, 1996,     Lifting Equipment Regulations, General Machinery     Regulations and Personal Protection Equipment (PPE).
Achieve maximum work performance of battery-
     powered lifting equipment and attachments
    We identify and explain operating functions of the lift     truck relevant for the job environment and conditions,     work performance of the equipment is relevant against     operating guidelines and mechanical appreciation of the     lifting equipment and attachments are described with     examples.
Operate freight equipment
    Operating functions of particular lift trucks relevant to     the work environment, other environmental conditions     and freight types are explained; effects of the     environment and equipment constraints are identified     according to safe operating practices, as well as     negotiating an obstacle course and Personal Protective     Equipment (PPE).
Access available emergency support systems and     services
    Range of support that may be accessed are identified     according to emergency support systems, appropriate     courses of action in relation to potential hazards,     evacuation process explained according to     organisational evacuation procedures, emergency     escape (via abseil) are demonstrated in accordance with     safety standards and procedures.
ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS: The company and learners must meet the conditions of the training requirements before theory training can be given, as well as the following, applicable to lift truck practical assessment:

Ensure pallets are available for the building of a test
chicane, along with barrier/danger tape to cordon off
the practical assessment area.
Ensure sufficient space to accommodate the practical
assessment area.

For any queries regarding the requirements and conditions of lift truck training, feel free to contact our skills development advisor for more information.
ADDITIONAL OPTIONS: We also offer a Train the Trainer course in conjunction with lift truck training. For more information, contact our
skills development advisor
.

 
 

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