RTITB Pallet/Stacker Truck Training

Pedestrian Operated Trucks, often referred to as Pedop, POET or stacker, course will give you 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.

The course covers, but is not limited to, the following areas;

  • Controls and instruments
  • Starting/moving/stopping and steering the truck
  • Battery care and maintenance
  • Weight assessment
  • Vehicle loading/unloading from a loading dock environment
  • Bulk and industrial pallet racking (dependent on truck type)

High Level Pallet Truck Course Durations (for 3 people):

  • Novice candidate: 15 hours
  • Experienced (but untrained) candidate: 8.25 hours
  • Refresher (recommended every 3 years) candidate: 6.25 hours
  • Conversion candidate: 8.25 hours