Unit Standard Title:

Operate Advanced Defined Purpose Lift Trucks

Unit Standard ID:


NQF Level:

Level 03




Recertification: 1 Day

Novice: 3-5 Days


The Person Credited With This Unit Standard Is Able To Operate A Battery Operated Defined Purpose Lift Truck. They Are Able To Access Emergency Support And Services In The Case Of An Emergency While Operating A Lift Truck. The Person Is Also Able To Identify And Classify The Load, Handle And Move The Freight While Operating The Lifting Equipment In Accordance With Standards And Its Performance Capabilities. They Are Also Able To Monitor The Fitness Of The Lift Truck.

The Qualifying Learner Is Capable Of:

  • -Accessing Available Emergency Support Systems And Services In Case Of Incidents And Accidents.
  • -Identifying And Classifying Freight/Loads.
  • -Handling, Loading And Storing Freight.
  • -Achieving Maximum Work Performance Of Battery Powered Lifting Equipment And Attachments.
-Operating Equipment.