Fork Lift Operator Training

Our training courses for forklift operators are fully accredited and approved by the HSE and accredited by ITSSAR.

Operator courses include: Novice, Experienced, Refresher and Conversion courses (from one truck to another).  All courses are designed to train individuals in the basic skill requirements and safety aspects of Basic Lift Truck operation.

Courses are accredited to ITSSAR (The Independent Training Standards Scheme and Register).

Trucks covered:

  • Counterbalance
  • Reach Truck
  • Sideloader
  • Pallet Stackers
  • Vehicle Mounted
  • many more upon request

Your course will include:

  • Responsibility of the operator
  • Operational Safety Code
  • Basic Hydraulic & Electrical systems
  • Refuelling / Recharging
  • Daily Safety Checks & Maintenance
  • Site Safety
  • Simple Manoeuvring
  • Advanced Manoeuvring
  • Stacking & De-stacking (Free & Racking)
  • Risk Assessment
  • Vehicle Loading
  • Practical Examinations
  • Knowledge Examination


ITSSAR Accredited Certificate, meeting HSE Requirements.


1 to 5 days, depending upon numbers and previous training/experience.


Progression can include the following:

  • Instructor Course
  • Conversion Course


Members:  £220 Per Day for up to 3 people + Expenses

Non-Members: £225 Per Day for up to 3 people + Expenses