Order Picker (LLOP) Training

Order picker trucks have the capacity to work at various heights, categorised as low (referred to as a LLOP), medium and high. A training course is available for each category but completion of the high level order picker course will equip you to operate all three categories. Completion of the course will give you the skills to operate the truck safely and efficiently, carry out a pre-use inspection and recall and discuss the causes of truck and load instabilities.

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

  • Controls and instruments
  • Starting/moving/stopping and steering the machine
  • Manoeuvring exercises
  • Operation of hydraulic controls
  • Replenishing the machines energy system
  • Load handling


High LevelĀ Order Picker (for 3 candidates):

  • Novice: 37.5 hours
  • Existing: 22.5 hours
  • Refresher (recommended every 3 years): 7.5 hours
  • Conversion: 15 hours


Medium Level Order Picker (for 3 candidates):

  • Novice: 32.75 hours
  • Existing: 21 hours
  • Refresher: 7.5 hours
  • Conversion: 15 hours


Low Level Order Picker (for 3 candidates):

  • Novice: 11.75 hours
  • Existing: 9.75 hours
  • Refresher: 5.75 hours
  • Conversion: 6.75 hours


Last year over 380 people completed and passed RTITB order picker truck training and testing and achieved their internationally recognised RTITB Certificate of Basic Operator Training or “licence” as this is commonly referred to.