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Pivot Steer Forklift Truck

The Pivot Steer Forklift Truck is commonly used in industry both inside of a warehouse and is ideal for very narrow aisle work as the mast can be rotated 90° to either side of the truck. The Pivot Steer can also be known as a Flexi Truck, Bendi Forklift Truck or Turret Truck.
Operators of the Flexi truck are required to hold a certificate of training which shows


  • Pivot Steer Novice Training: 5 days
  • Pivot Steer Experienced Operator Training: 3 days
  • Pivot Steer Conversion Training: 2 days
  • Pivot Steer Refresher Training: 1 day
  • Pivot Steer Instructor Training: 5 / 10 days

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How to Book

  • To book Pivot Steer training at a commercial premises - call the sales team on 0845 6588342 or please complete our on-line contact us form for more details

Course Venue

  • Commercial/ Private premises with access to a Pivot Steer

Note: This course has been approved by the relevant accrediting bodies and complies with both the Health & Safety Executives Guidance HSG6 & Approved Code of Practice L117.

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they have attended a training course and passed a test to a set national standard.

Safe-T-Solutions hold NPORS accreditation and are able to offer Forklift truck training at customer premises around the UK. Certificates can be restricted to “in-house” to suit the job role of the operator or nationally accredited with NPORS.

Course Content

  • Responsibilities under the Health & Safety at Work Act, 1974, PUWER 98 & LOLER 98
  • Operators Safety code
  • Re-fuelling and Re-charging of Gas, Electric or Diesel Pivot Steer Forklift truck
  • Pre-use checks
  • Factors affecting stability
  • Motive and hydraulic controls of the Pivot Steer Forklift
  • Manoeuvring the Forklift in open and confined areas
  • Stacking at different levels
  • De-stacking with laden and un-laden pallets
  • Loading and unloading lorries with the Pivot Steer

Course Assessment

  • Theoretical assessment of 5 open and 20 multiple choice questions, which can be conducted orally where language barriers or literacy difficulties exist.
  • Practical Test of basic operating skills, confirming skills taught on the Forklift training course

Course Certification:

  • PDF in-house certificate - no extra charge
  • Printed in-house - certificate £5
  • NPORS accredited certificate or photo ID - £30
  • NPORS accredited certificate and photo ID - £40
all prices are subject to vat

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