Five things about vehicle lift training your boss wants to know

vehicle lift training

A demanding workshop can be a hazardous place if equipment is not operated safely in accordance with the correct manufacturer instructions. This is where vehicle lift training comes in handy.

While TotalKare takes pride in incorporating a variety of safety features into its vehicle lifts and ancillaries as standard, it is crucial operators are effectively trained to reduce the risk of personal injury or to others working close by.

Easy learning and understanding

Paving the way for workshop excellence, TotalKare has curated the gold standard in mobile vehicle lift training. The interactive online training course features video tutorials, walk-through instructional guides and multiple-choice questions across a variety of learning modules. It’s straight forward online competency allows operatives to learn the correct way to carry out responsibilities safely and effectively in a busy workshop environment.

Minimal disruption to workforce

To adhere to all of your workshop needs, the TotalKare training platform can be used without operatives needing to go off site, and it can be tailored around your individual workload. Furthermore, the bespoke programme also allows in-house management to track delegate progress throughout the course, providing easily accessible overviews of workforce competence.

Tailored to your requirements

It is important what you are learning about is relevant to you, that’s why we have created bespoke learning modules tailored to the lifts in your workshop. Whether it be mobile column lifts or a range of ancillaries, online training from TotalKare can help ensure your operatives are fully competent and working safely.

Everything you need is included

The learning and development of staff is paramount to business success, that is why we have covered all of the featuring aspects on our bespoke training programme:

  • Legislation – PUWER & LOLER
  • Pre-use safety checks
  • Positioning lifts
  • Layout identification
  • Lift controls
  • Lighting
  • Floor stability
  • Floor obstructions
  • Floor gradient
  • Vehicle weight
  • Number of axles being lifted
  • Height clearance
  • Isolating power

It lasts!

The online training course comes with a fully-inclusive three-year license, after which training should be renewed.  The length of the license gives peace of mind to workshop managers and senior management alike that operatives are not just competent but compliant with relevant legislation.