Lorry Loaders Course

Course Introduction

This course is aimed at persons responsible for using lorry loaders in the workplace. Delegates on this course will acquire knowledge of the engineering principles and safe operational practices of a lorry loader as well as the skills to operate equipment safely and effectively. This means that you can rest assured that they are fully compliant with the relevant health and safety regulations.

Course Content

Construction Equipment - Lorry Loader - Course Content

  • Stability of the Lorry

  • Operators’ Safety Code

  • Introduction to the Controls

  • Operator Daily Checks

  • Unfold and Fold the Loader

  • Sling and Lift a Simple Load

  • Fit an Attachment, Test Its Operation, and Remove It

  • Lift a Load Using an Attachment

  • Lift a Load Using Signals Only

  • Secure a Load on the Vehicle

  • Theory and Practical Tests

Course Duration

When running for novices, this course lasts for two days and hosts up to three delegates. The refresher course caters for up to three existing operators and runs for one day.

Please note that, for all refresher or reregistration courses, proof of prior training must be provided.

Training with Lorry Loader Trucks

Our training services cover lorry loader trucks and other construction equipment.