Legal basis

In the chapters of the Codex with title VI, directive work equipment, you will find the transposition of a social european directive, together with the directives of the ARAB, which require that persons who have tasks related to the loading and unloading of goods are trained, according to the requirements of the use of a reach stacker, to their responsibilities and tasks.

Target group

Employees of manufacturers, shipping, freight forwarding, stevedoring, transport, storage and distribution companies.


Use and application of the national and international regulations for the use of reach stackers as well as the obligations of employer and employee, in accordance with the CODEX and the ARAB.

Depending on the wishes of the customer, the following topics are covered to a greater or lesser extent:

  • Introduction
  • Regulations
  • Construction of a reach stacker
  • Stability
  • How to work with the reach stacker
  • Safety rules
  • Known situations
  • Checklists


If desired, the course can be concluded with a test.

Participants receive a certificate of participation or a certificate showing that the exam was passed.