Forklift and rough terrain telescopic handler training

The operation of forklifts and material handling equipment (MHE) requires skilled operators.

Employees who are competently trained will save money with improved efficiency and reduce accidents. They will also operate more safely, protecting themselves and other people in their vicinity.

We use the latest training techniques – combining theory and practical exercises – leading to testing and certification.

We provide courses on

  • Rough Terrain Telescopic Handler/Pivot steer
  • Counterbalance FLT
  • Reach FLT
  • Scissor lift
  • Bendi/pivot steer
  • Articulated Boom Cherry Picker
  • Vehicle Mounted Cherry Picker
  • MEWP (Mobile Elevated Work Platform)

Location

Our qualified RTITB / NORS registered instructor can deliver accredited forklift truck driver training courses on your company premises or at our fully equipped RTITB Accredited Training Centre at Reaseheath College, CW5 6DF. Please note- we do not have any other training centres.

Course content

We provide the highest standard of driver training and each course includes;

  • Course introduction
  • Basic skills/manoeuvres
  • Practical test
  • Truck knowledge
  • Theory test
  • Successful candidates will receive a RTITB Certificate and ID Card registered with NORS

Forklift Truck, M.E.W.P and Rough Terrain Telescopic Handler Training Courses

5 Day Novice Courses

A five day training course designed for candidates with little or no previous experience of operating a forklift truck.

3 Day Novice Courses

A three day training course designed for an operator with some experience but who has no formal certification of training by a registered instructor.

2 Day Conversion Courses

A two day training course designed for an operator who has completed a counterbalance or reach course and needs a 2 day conversion course for the other training.

Refresher Training

A one day course, which the HSE (Health and Safety Executive) recommend all operators to take every 3 years.

Course Costs – Fork Lift Truck Training

We can provide Fork Lift Truck training at our training centre at Reaseheath or on your premises.

At our training centre at Reaseheath College (CW5 6DF)Cost per personNumber of trainees
1 day refresher course£150 per person3 trainees
3 day novice course£450 per person2 trainees
5 day novice course£450 per person3 trainees
On your premises
1 day refresher course£350 per day3 trainees max (£116 per trainee)
3 day novice course£750 for the 3 days2 trainees max (£375 per trainee)
5 day novice course£1,000 for the 5 days3 trainees max (£333 per trainee)

Please note that the prices for external (on your premises) are set at the above rates, for example, even if you only have 1 trainee for a 3 day novice course the cost will still be £750.

We cannot exceed our maximum number of trainees per course. Safety equipment (PPE) is not included in the above price, trainees must bring their own.

Course Costs – Telescopic Handling Training

We can provide Telescopic Handling training at our training centre at Reaseheath College, CW5 6DF or on your premises.

At our training centre at Reaseheath College (CW5 6DF)Cost per personNumber of trainees
1 day refresher course£150 per person3 trainees
3 day novice course£450 per person2 trainees
5 day novice course£450 per person3 trainees
On your premises
1 day refresher course£350 per day3 trainees max (£116 per trainee)
3 day novice course£750 for the 3 days2 trainees max (£375 per trainee)
5 day novice course£1,000 for the 5 days3 trainees max (£333 per trainee)

Please note that the prices for external (on your premises) are set at the above rates, for example, even if you only have 1 trainee for a 3 day novice course the cost will still be £750.

We cannot exceed our maximum number of trainees per course. Safety equipment (PPE) is not included in the above price, trainees must bring their own.

Course Dates 2016

We are now taking bookings for FLT and Telescopic Handling courses, both refresher and novice classes will be available.

For more information and to book please contact Alison.regan@reaseheath.ac.uk.

Once you have spoken to us and chosen a date you would like to reserve, we will send out an enrolment form and ask you to fill it in and return to us. Payment is only accepted by card through our online shop and on booking you will be given a code to input when booking. Your booking will only be provisional until paid in full. Unpaid bookings will not be kept for longer than 1 week. Payment of full balance must be completed prior to the day of training.

Please note that no refunds can be given if cancellation occurs less than 48 hours in advance.