ITSSAR Pedestrian Powered Pallet Truck

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Venue: Tievebane, Tooban, Co. Donegal, F93 F596

Places Available: 6

Course Fee: €180

This Course is aimed at someone who has not held a Certification before, but who is looking to obtain the basic skills to operate a Powered Pallet Truck in a safe and skilful manner. . Trainees will undergo the appropriate theoretical and practical tests of “basic operating skills” recognised by the Association of Industrial Truck trainers (AITT) accredited by the Health and Safety Commission (HSC).

Course Content

  • Introduction to Powered Pallet Truck
  • Daily Inspection Procedure
  • Controls and Instruments
  • Weight assessment
  • Elementary Operating
  • Operating with Laden and Unladen Pallets
  • Operation of Hydraulic Controls
  • Loading
  • Unloading
  • Manovering in tight spaces
  • Safe Operating Procedures
  • Examinations (Theoretical test and Practical test)


  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Wear PPE for the duration of the course (Hi-Visibility Vest, Safety Boots etc)

Delivery Method

  • Course delivered over 1 day
  • Classroom based presentation including training videos
  • Practical Demonstration
  • Theory and Practical Assessments


  • Each successful Trainee will receive and ITSSAR Certification. Certificates are valid for 5 years.

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    Tievebane, Tooban, Co. Donegal, F93 F596