Very Narrow Aisle Lift Truck Training

The Very Narrow Aisle (VNA) lift truck operator 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. There are two categories of VNA truck – man-up and man-down. The completion of the man-up operator course will equip you to operate both machine types.

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

  • An introduction to the truck
  • Driving the truck (including narrow aisles under automatic guidance)
  • Laden and unladed manoeuvring
  • Operation of the hydraulics
  • Battery care and maintenance
  • Picking up and setting down
  • Loading with the man-up function
  • Handling awkward loads

 

Course Durations Man Up/Man Down (for 3 people):

  • Novice candidate: 37.5 hours
  • Experienced (but untrained) candidate: 20 hours
  • Refresher (recommended every 3 years) candidate: 7.5 hours
  • Conversion candidate:15 hours

 

Last year over 700 people completed and passed RTITB Very Narrow Aisle Lift Truck training and testing and achieved their internationally recognised RTITB Certificate of Basic Operator Training.