Practical training from your workplace

CounterBalance training course

Counterbalance Practical Training Course

  • Practical test
  • Theoretical test
  • Rated capacity & load centres
  • Loading and off loading
  • Operator safety and observation
  • Health & safety at work act 1974
  • Course introduction and induction
  • Driving within simulated working conditions
  • Stacking & de-stacking – load handling skills
  • Pre-Shift checks & test
  • Approved code of practice
  • Defect reporting procedures
  • Provision & use of work equipment regulations 1998.
  • Lifting operations and lifting equipment regulations 1998
  • Lift Truck stability – engineering principles and weight assessment
  • Refuelling and recharging procedures including battery handling

Training Locations

Our practical training courses can be carried out from your workplace or from our fully equipped training centre in Windsor, Berkshire. 

Course Duration

With a large scale of driver standards, we deliver tailored courses to suit our customers’ needs. All our training falls in line with the ‘Governing Body Brittops’.


After successful completion of our training candidates will receive:

  • BRITTOp Approved certificate of basic training 
  • Plastic photo identification card (additional cost)

Contact us to discuss your business requirements