Reachtruck - TVH Equipment

Training course reach truck

Take a reach truck driver training at TVH's training centre. At TVH Academy you opt for quality thanks to our recognition according to the Qfor standard. Obtain your certificate to drive a reach truck and increase the safety and efficiency within your company. The reach truck certificate is mandatory and is valid for a period of 5 years.

You can choose the location of the reach truck training yourself, this can be given either with us at TVH Academy or in your company. We also offer bespoke training courses, so feel free to pass on your suggestions.

If you wish to do so, you can also take the VCA exam for below high-risk task, and in this way obtain the VCA certificate.

  • IS-002 Working with a reach truck – advance


2-day training - Working with a reach truck – advanced

(6 hours of theory and 10 hours of practice)

For people with a first experience in working with a reach truck and who will make frequent use of the reach truck.

3-day training - Working with a reach truck – advanced

(8 hours of theory and 16 hours of practice)

For people without experience in working with a reach truck and who will make frequent and intensive use of the forklift truck.


(3 hours of theory and 5 hours of practice)

For people of whom the reach truck certificate must be re-evaluated after 5 years, or for people who will

work with the reach truck more frequently as a result of a function change.


In our VCA-approved exam centre, courses consist of theoretical and practical lessons. We prepare the participants optimally so that they are completely ready to start using the reach truck efficiently. After taking the theoretical and practical exam, you obtain the reach truck certificate.


  • Legislation, liabilities and safety function
  • Inspection of the reach truck
  • General safety rules and regulations, performing a LMRA
  • Analysis of the loading diagram and factors that can influence the stability of the reach truck
  • Storage methods and types of pallets
  • Charging, risks and maintenance of traction batteries
  • Characteristics and possibilities of the different types of reach trucks and attachments
  • Visit to our rental department with the presentation of the different types of machines


We provide 1 reach truck per 2 participants. The exercises consist among other things of:

  • Performing a start-up check and LMRA
  • Loading and unloading a container and a lorry
  • Stacking in various ways, both on the ground and in racks up to 5 metres high
  • Handling pallets and loads of various dimensions and weights
  • Manoeuvring in confined spaces
  • Parking and exiting correctly
If you have any further questions, you can always contact us

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Rekening houdend met de diverse aanbevelingen ter voorkoming van de verdere verspreiding van het Coronavirus (COVID-19), herleidt TVH Equipment het fysiek contact met derden tot een minimum. We doen dit uit bezorgdheid voor de gezondheid van onze klanten, onze medewerkers en hun familie. Om onze dienstverlening zo goed mogelijk te garanderen, blijven onze kantoren en onze vertegenwoordigers bereikbaar via telefoon en mail.

De technici en chauffeurs die bij u interventies of leveringen verrichten, werd gevraagd om de strikte hygiëne-normen te respecteren en voldoende afstand bij het contact te bewaren. We sluiten echter niet uit dat de komende dagen/weken er mogelijke vertragingen kunnen optreden. We danken u voor het begrip en vertrouwen.

Compte tenu des diverses recommandations visant à empêcher la propagation du coronavirus (COVID-19), TVH Equipment minimise les contacts physiques avec des tiers. Nous le faisons par souci de la santé de nos clients, de nos collaborateurs et de leurs familles.

Afin de garantir au mieux nos services, nos bureaux et nos commerciaux itinérants restent disponibles par téléphone et e-mail. Les techniciens et chauffeurs qui effectuent des interventions ou des livraisons chez vous ont été priés de respecter les normes d'hygiène strictes et de garder une distance suffisante. Cependant, nous n'excluons pas d'éventuels retards dans les prochains jours / semaines. Nous vous remercions de votre compréhension et de votre confiance.

Taking into account the various recommendations to prevent the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19), TVH Equipment minimizes physical contact with third parties.
We do this out of concern for the health of our customers, our employees, and their families.

In order to guarantee the best possible service, our offices and representatives remain accessible by telephone and email.
The technicians and drivers who carry out interventions or deliveries to your premises were invited to respect strict hygiene standards and to maintain a sufficient distance. However, we do not exclude possible delays in the following days/weeks. We thank you for your understanding and your confidence.