Counterbalance Forklift Training Surrey - Demand is always high for our popular Counterbalance Forklift Truck Training courses. A Counterbalance forklift is a forklift together with a weight that counters the balance, enabling the load's weight to be spread evenly across the arms of the forklift. Counterbalance forklifts are made so the weight on the lift is counterbalanced by the weight behind the centre of gravity. The load is projected out from the equipment's front so it is visible to the driver of the forklift. This particular kind of forklift truck must just be utilized on prepared surface or on stable, level ground.
Training is needed for forklift operators to know the proper method to distribute the load evenly across the forklift arms. Trainees would learn how to lower and raise the load vertically and how to tilt the mast of the forklift both forwards and backwards between 5 and 15 degrees. Trainees will learn the RTITB standards needed for safe forklift operation. People training will also know the kinds of attachments for the forklift arms.
Types of Counterbalance Forklifts:
Walkie Pallet Trucks
Walkie Pallet Truck is a counterbalance forklift suitable for getting into areas that are small and cramped. This lift is very maneuverable and capable of accessing virtually every tight spot.
The Walkie Stacker varies from the Walkie Pallet truck mainly when it comes to lift height. The Walkie Stacker could access tight areas and has extra lift for high stacking capability. Neither of the Walkie line of lifts can be ridden. The operator has to walk behind them.
Rider Pallet Trucks
Rider Pallet Trucks are designed to be ridden. These riding lifts are great for dock unloading and loading.
Wave Work Assist Vehicle
The Wave Work Assist Vehicle is a counterbalance forklift designed to reach great heights of up to 17 feet.
Sit Down Counter Balanced Trucks
Sit Down Counterbalanced Trucks feature three-wheel and four-wheel forklift designs. These durable and tough trucks are made to be ridden.