Forklift Driver Training

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Learn from the best forklift training instructors

We can provide you with the very best in forklift driver training from some of the industries best trainers.  Whether you are looking for  pre-employment training, commercial and adult skills training  we can help you.

Our on-line and in person training will help ease you trough the process of gaining you forklift license.

The need for licensed forklift operators is high as we all move to spend more money on internet.  This has led to a huge increase in warehouse and delivery activity.  Meaning more products need to be manufactured and distributed to more people.

We can provide pre employment training programmes, commercial and adult skills training to the retail and logistics sectors across the North East of England.

Our purpose built training facility replicates the warehouse environment which will help to give you an idea of what to expect in your new role.

The classroom facilities are welcoming, practical and will allow you to remain socially distanced while completing your work.   We are centrally located in Pelaw and just a stones throw from the Metro station and bus stop.  If you travel by car we have a private secure parking facility.

Would you like to have your training done at your premises?  Call us to arrange that for you too!

As are an ITSSAR accredited training provider we register all operatives who book accredited training onto the Trainer Operator Passport Scheme (TOPS) the ITSSAR mandatory database for all Mechanical Handling Equipment (MHE) and Workplace Transport Operators.

COvid Secure ForkliftDriver Training

As the pandemic continues to cause disruption to our world  we would like to reassure you that all of our training facilities remain fully operational.  Our Covid secure courses are running daily and if you would like to discuss with us how we are doing this please feel free to call.  We are following all government guidelines and will continue to do so.

If you prefer to work with us one-on-one we can do that for you and we have on-line training courses for you too.

Our forklift training courses

All the forklift training courses we run are comprehensive and will give you the skills and knowledge to become a talented forklift operator and someone companies want to employ.

Our online and in-person operator courses cover everything including health and safety training and theory as well as practical techniques and skills so, by the time you complete your course, you will be able to safely and legally operate a forklift.

The ITSSAR certified courses are taught by experienced course professional instructors who offer supportive guidance throughout your forklift training. Our training courses meet the needs of of all of our trainees and we can come to you to complete the training at your location.. We have a course available for all abilities, so call us today to find out more.

Simply get in touch today to find out more.

Reach Truck training

Reach trucks are the main stay of all warehouses.  Many of our trainees go on to work for some of the largest companies like Asda, Sainsbury's and Nissan.

While reach trucks look different to a normal forklift, do not worry as our patient expert trainers will guide you to a successful pass.  Our team have decades of experience in training novices how to become confident and responsible operators.

Our friendly booking staff are waiting for your call.

Pedestrian Operated Forklift Training

These machines are the support staff in any high throughput warehouse and just like their larger cousins they need to be operated with respect.

Courses are typically only 1-2 days - so you will be back in the workplace in no time at all. However in this short amount of time you will learn all there is to know about safe and confident operational practices.

We will give you all the necessary guidance and support to make sure you feel ready to operate in real world location.

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Alternative Training Courses


  • Very Narrow Aisle (VNA)
  • Pivot Forklifts
  • Sideloaders
  • Multi - Directional
  • SMART Movers

We have our training centre in Gateshead, near to Pelaw metro so it is easy to get too buy bus, metro or taxi.