Pre-operation inspection and visual check;
Start-up and shut-down procedures;
General lift truck operation: accelerating, decelerating, turning, driving a lift truck in forward and reverse, parking, operating a lift truck around personnel;
Load handling: selection and security of loads, pick-up and placement, personnel lifting, stacking and restocking;
Loading and unloading: transport vehicles, structures; and
Operational maintenance: refuelling, recharging (where appropriate).
**For a full overview of what knowledge is to be acquired during operator training, see the Ministry of Labour's website and Appendix III)**
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