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Moffett Training (Vehicle Mounted Lift Truck)


Our RTITB Vehicle Mounted lift truck operator training course (often referred to as a Moffett), will give your staff 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. Candidates will also learn how to attach and detach the truck to and from a carrying vehicle safely.

This course covers, 

  • Controls and instruments

  • Starting/moving/stopping and steering the truck

  • 4-way travel and steering mode

  • Hydraulic controls

  • Weight assessment

  • Handling laden/unladen pallets/containers/bulk pack

  • Driving on/off ramps and inclines

  • Driving over rough terrain

  • Loading and unloading


Course Durations (for 3 people):

  • Novice candidate: 37.5 hours

  • Experienced (but untrained) candidate: 20 hours

  • Refresher (recommended every 3 years) candidate: 7.5 hours

  • Conversion candidate: 15 hours