Practical Materials Handling Operations

Face-to-face Instructor Led Courses, Industrial, Transport

What Is Practical Materials Handling Operations Training?

Lift Management and hands-on practical forklift truck operations training for front line supervisors. Materials Handling Operations are generally responsible for more fatalities, injuries and incidents that any other industrial activity, except perhaps for road traffic accidents. Bad handling can cost millions through damage and waste. Ensure that your frontline warehouse and storage supervisors have the practical skills and knowledge to manage this hazardous working environment by giving them

Who Should Attend

This course is designed for hands-on line supervisors who have a responsibility for materials storage, materials handling and transport operations. Experience could range from ex-storemen with many years experience to newly recruited graduates on management development programmes.

Course Agenda

- Forklift Truck (FLT) types
- FLT operations - practical experience
- Management of FLT operations
- HIAB and other lorry mounted cranes
- Crane operations
- Manual handling and lifting
- Management of lifting operations
- Vehicle and equipment routine maintenance
- Common safety issues in logistics operations.


Available onsite or nationwide at any of over 50 centres, see below our open course availability. Alternatively, call 0844 335 8882.


The Practical Materials Handling Operations course will be accredited to the latest in recognised certificating award. All successful delegates will also receive an Xyz certificate of attendance. Enrolled subscribers of the National Training Card will also have any certificate, qualification and/or ID card (where applicable) automatically added to their member account.

More Information

We train in excess of 100,000 delegates per year. For more information, please make your enquiry using the form below. The XYZ Training Group Customer Charter ensures that all enquiries are responded to the same day.

Course Availability

Available on client premises as an in-house course or at one of training venues, provided minimum delegate numbers are achieved. Whatever your requirement, simply complete the enquiry form below and we'll send you our quotation by return.

Make A Practical Materials Handling Operations General Enquiry Here

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Practical Materials Handling Operations
Part of our Transport range of training courses

Course Information

  • Course Duration 5 days
  • Max Class Size 12

  • All prices exclude VAT. Discounts available for larger groups & for corporate clients.
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