Forklift Operator Training

Move On is proud to be a fully RTITB accredited Forklift Operator Training provider! Our approved partnership with the UK’s leading body for forklift training offers options for drivers at every stage of building their forklift operator career.

Participants can expect to gain:

  • Forklift Operation Licence
  • RTITB Accredited Certificate and Photo ID Card, valid for 3 years from completion of training
  • HSE approved training from highly skilled instructors
  • All of the skills needed to safely and efficiently operate any counterbalance forklift up to a 500kg lifting capacity, anywhere in the UK.
  • Opportunity to gain additional forklift experience in our FSGWS depot

Who Can Apply

Our Forklift Operator Training is open to candidates of any age with a strong grasp of English literacy and language comprehension.

We offer four different programmes, catering to all experience levels;

  • Novice
  • Semi-Experienced
  • Conversion
  • Refresher

We are happy to accept applicants from both individuals, or small company groups.

Contact

For more information on any of these courses, or to book a place, please email forklifttraining@moveon.org.uk, or download our Forklift Training For Businesses Brochure.

Novice Counterbalance Forklift Training Course

Our Novice Counterbalance Forklift Training delivers a minimum of 32.5 hours of instruction over 5 days. Course Fees are £400 per person + VAT.

The course is suitable for those with little or no prior experience of forklift operation. Participants will receive all necessary basic training to gain a nationally recognised operator qualification in the safe and correct use of counterbalance forklift up to a 5000kg lifting capacity.

Semi Experienced Forklift Training Course

Our Semi-Experienced Forklift Training delivers a minimum of 19.5 hours of instruction over 3 days. Course fees are £300 per person + VAT.

The course is suitable for those who have prior experience of forklift operation, but no formal training. Participants will receive all necessary training to gain a nationally recognised operator qualification in the safe and correct use of counterbalance forklift up to a 5000kg lifting capacity.

Forklift Counterbalance Conversion Training Course

Our Forklift Counterbalance Conversion Training delivers a minimum of 13 hours of instruction over 2 days. Course fees are £200 per person + VAT.

The course is suitable for those who have an existing forklift operation qualification. The programme is designed as a conversion for those with a license for a Reach forklift, to expand their skills to include Counterbalance.

Forklift Refresher Training Course

Our Forklift Counterbalance Conversion Training delivers a minimum of 6.5 hours of instruction over a single day. Course fees are £130 per person + VAT.

The course is suitable for those who have an existing forklift operation qualification, and prior documented experience. The programme is designed for those who wish to refresh their existing qualification in the safe and correcct use of counterbalance forklift up to 5000kg lifting capacity. The certification does not need to be in date to qualify to attend this course, and does not necessarily need to be a previous RTITB qualification.