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Land-based Forklift Truck Operations (Rough Terrain, Mast & Telescopic) NPTC Level 2 Award

This course will introduce you to land-based forklift truck operations through a combination of theory and practical work, culminating in a formal assessment.


Course content

During the course you will study the following topics:

  • Machine maintenance
  • Site inspection
  • Identification of hazards
  • Environmental factors
  • Safe use of equipment
  • Machine after-care.

Additional information

To take part in this course you must bring PPE (personal protective equipment) and other tools and equipment as listed on the joining instructions. You can also view the PPE and tools list here. These will be emailed to you a few weeks before the course is due to start – please contact us to confirm you have the required items.

Course information & how to book

This course runs on multiple occasions. Choose the date most appropriate for you.

To book onto this course please contact our Sales team on 01234 291747 or email

LengthStart DateDay(s)Time(s)FeesLocationCourse Code
2 days 18/05/2017 Thu, Fri 9.00 am - 4.30 pm £395 Shuttleworth College B1300S4
2 days 22/06/2017 Thu, Fri 9.00 am - 4.30 pm £395 Shuttleworth College B1300S5
2 days 25/01/2017 Wed, Thu 9.00 am - 4.30 pm £395 Shuttleworth College B1300S7 Course in progress
2 days 23/06/2016 Thu, Fri 9.00 am - 4.30 pm £395 Shuttleworth College B1300S5 Course in progress

Part-time course already started?

Our upcoming 2017-18 Part-time Course Guide will be out in May.
You can request a copy via the form below...

Additional Learning Support
If you have a specific learning difficulty or disability, problems with English and Maths, are deaf or hearing impaired, or missing the essential skills needed to complete your course, our Additional Learning Support team are on hand to give you assistance whenever you need it.  Find out more.

Autism & Asperger’s Syndrome Support
At Bedford College, we are committed to developing the provision for students on the autistic spectrum, including Asperger’s Syndrome.  Find out more.

We have access arrangements in place to help students with disabilities or any other particular needs. Call us on 01234 291000 for more information.

Additional formats
Course information sheets are also available in large print and audio formats. Call us on
01234 291000 to order your copy.
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