Forklift training available for counterbalance, bendy and reach

Fork Lift Training

Forklifts come in many shapes and sizes, and to safely use one within a working environment requires training and qualifications. Our accredited Forklift training covers counterbalance, reach truck over 8 metres lift and pivot steer forklift training.


  • AITT qualified instructor
  • Available at your site or ours
  • Includes practical and classroom based learning
  • Licence card produced as proof of passing
Warehouse unloading forklift
Warehouse racking and forklift truck

ADR Driver Training

All drivers carrying dangerous goods within the scope of the Carriage of Dangerous Goods Regulations require a Driver Training Certificate issued by the DVLA. The ADR Driver qualification and certificate can be obtained for either ‘Packaged Goods’ or for ‘Tanks’.

Counterbalance Forklift Training​

The counterbalance forklift truck is one of the most common used and is found in warehouses and factories across the UK. Available in various sizes, as electric powered or diesel powered vehicles popular models are capable of lifting up to 3000kgs. Our training covers the safe operation of counterbalance forklift trucks including manoeuvring skills, hydraulic systems, loading and unloading, and certification.

Reach Truck Training​

Reach trucks are designed for warehouses and racked pallet storage. They are narrow in design and use a hydraulic scissor mechanism to pick up loads from racking and for placing them securely. Our training covers the safe operation of reach trucks and LOLER (Lifting Operations And Lifting Equipment Regulations 1998).

Pivot Steer Forklift Training​ (Bendy)

The bendy forklift or pivot steer forklift are designed to work in aisles less than 6ft wide. They look and function like a standard forklift truck but contain a pivot in the body that allows the forks to be swung by 90 degrees. Our training covers the safe operation of pivot steer trucks through practical and theory based learning.

Call now on 01623 759 595 or email for pricing and course availability

Taylors Training Room

Your Place or Ours?

Our training courses are available to anyone or any company who wishes to improve knowledge, skills and safety. It is the same course we use to train our own staff in the use of forklifts.

We regularly run courses at our own site, but we can come to your own site and deliver the course if required. We have our own training equipment and fully equipped training room. There are no prerequisites to being accepted on the course and once you have passed a licence lasts for 5 years. However after 4 years the licence holder can take a refresher course to renew their licence if desired.

Fork-lift Training Enquiry

If you require training on different forklift trucks, please get in touch via email or telephone. We are here to help.

+44 (0)1623 759595

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