Pedestrian Pallet Trucks - manual and powered, walk with and ride-on

The Pedestrian Pallet Forklift Truck, walk behind or ride on is commonly used in industry both inside and outside of a warehouse where a larger forklift truck is not appropriate or necessary. Operators of the Pedestrian Pallet truck are required to hold a certificate of training which shows they have attended a training course and passed a test to a set national standard.


  • Dependent upon skill level/ experience and the number of candidates.

How to Book

  • To book onto a Pedestrian Pallet Truck course please call the sales team on 01964 529006 or complete our on-line contact us form

Course Venue

  • Commercial/ Private premises with access to a Pedestrian Pallet Forklift Truck.

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.

Pastel Training hold RTITB accreditation and are able to offer Pallet truck training at customer premises around the UK.

Course Content

  • Responsibilities under the Health & Safety at Work Act, 1974, PUWER 98 & LOLER 98
  • Operators Safety code
  • Battery maintenance and charging procedures of an Pedestrian Pallet Stacker Truck
  • Pre-use checks
  • Factors affecting stability
  • Manoeuvring the Pedestrian Pallet Stacker Truck in open and confined areas
  • Stacking at different levels
  • Destacking with laden and unladen pallets / containers
  • Working at Height Regulations

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:

  • RTITB accredited certificate and credit card style photo ID card - no extra charge

All prices are subject to VAT