Multi directional/combi 4 way
The multi directional forklift truck is a “one stop” solution for applications that require handling of long or palletised loads on smooth or rough terrain.
As this trucks name suggests it has the capability of travelling forwards, backwards & side to side with its triple rotating wheels. Widely used within the timber and steel industries.
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 Multidirectional Forklift truck
Factors affecting stability
Motive and hydraulic controls of the Multidirectional Forklift truck
Manoeuvring the Forklift Truck in open and confined areas
Stacking at different levels – bulk stacks/ cantilever racking
De-stacking with various loads
Loading and unloading lorries with the Multidirectional Forklift truck
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
RTITB or in-house
Novice 3 – 5 days max 3 Candidates
Experienced Operator 2 – 3 days max 3 Candidates
Refresher 1 Day Max 3 Candidates
Conversion 2 Days Max 3 Candidates