Material Handling Attachments


Engineers who work on a wide range of lift truck equipment.



Experienced engineers



  • After the training course, the engineer will be able to manage the different interface types currently being used.
  • After the training course, the engineer will be able to carry out diagnostic function assessments with a wide range of attachment types.



The range of advanced load handling equipment

  • Carton clamps
  • Clamps
  • Construction attachments
  • Custom products
  • Fork positioners
  • Forks
  • Hydraulic and electrical systems
  • Integral carriages
  • Mobile weighing
  • Multiple load handlers
  • Paper roll clamps
  • Rotators
  • Side shifters

The setup of advanced load handling equipment:

  • Lift truck rating plate
  • De-rating lifting capacity
  • Load centre variations when working with lift truck attachments

Interaction of load handling control equipment systems:

  • electrical interfaces
  • hydraulic interfaces
  • electronic programming of interfaces

Electrical and electronic operating principles:

  • Electrical components and their function
  • Electrical inputs / outputs
  • Voltages
  • Sensors and actuators
  • Touch force control
  • Multiplexing and microprocessors
  • Electronic controller systems
  • Data loggers and remote monitoring systems

Hydraulic operating principles:

  • Drive mechanisms
  • Pumps
  • Accumulators
  • Valves
  • Oil coolers
  • Hydraulic pipe work and fittings
  • Hydraulic force control
  • Rotational
  • Tilt
  • Touch force
  • Push / pull

Hydraulic and electrical fault diagnosis:

  • Vehicle Communication Interfaces (VCI) with live data streaming
  • Multimeters
  • Oscilloscopes
  • Pressure gauges
  • Temperature probes
  • Manufacturers equipment
  • Interpret information for diagnostic tests, vehicle and equipment specifications, use of equipment, testing procedures, test plans, fault codes and legal requirement



2 days


For further information or to book, please contact F-TEC today.