Fork Lift Truck & Plant Training

If you are looking for quality & affordable training for any of the following, then you have come to the right place. 

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tick crane operator training, banksman, slinging

tick plant training & all equipment

tick excavators & digger training 

tick health and safety (H&S) courses

tick CPC driver training

tick LOLER Thorough Examination

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For further enquiries about our training and our prices, use our contact form and Phil Renner, our forklift truck training manager, will phone you ASAP to discuss your requirements.

Training your staff with Fork Lift Truck Training and Plant Training trainers will ensure your staff will be trained to a high level to carry out inspections, have a safe working environment and understand employees responsibilities.

Successful delegates will receive certificates from instructors who are accredited with BRITTOp ITSSAR or registered with AITT, CPCS, LANTRA or one of the other well known training bodies recognised by the HSE.


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Does Your Staff Need Mobile Elevated Platforms (MEWP), Cherry Picker and Scissor Lift Training?

We have fully trained, qualified and experienced training instructors ready and able to train your staff anywhere in Yorkshire or North England in any of the following:

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Contact us today and let your staff be properly and
professionally trained by our instructors!

Mobile Elevated Platforms - MEWP

photoMobile elevated platforms typically include:

tick Vertical Platforms tick Scissor Lifts

tick Boom Access Machines tick Cherry Pickers tick etc.

A full range of national recognised mobile elevated platforms (MEWP) training courses can be arranged and delivered at your premises or ours.

Mobile elevated platforms courses (MEWP) are normally 1 to 3 days duration depending on experience with a max of 6 delegates.

NOTE it is the customers responsibility to ensure the machine used for training has current LOLER certificate and that personnel protective equipment (PPE) are supplied for all delegates if training is at your premises.


What MEWP is Classed as a Mobile Vertical Elevated Platform?

If mobile elevated platforms can be maneuvered from height when in use, they would be classed as mobile vertical platforms. If the mobile elevated platform (MEWP) requires outriggers when in use, it would be classed as a static vertical platform.

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training details and prices.


Mobile Elevated Platforms Course Content (MEWP)

Our mobile elevated platform course covers the following topics:

tick Responsibilities under health and safety at work act 1974.

tick Safety for operators and work colleagues.

tick Pre-shift checks on the MEWP.

tick Stability and environmental factors.

tick Mobile elevated platforms safe driving & operating skills.

tick Duties of the MEWP operator & safe systems of work.

tick Mobile elevated platforms certificate valid for 3 years on successful completion of course.


Scissor Lift Training Course

The Scissor lift training course can be done at your premises or ours ... or indeed anywhere in the UK. A scissor lift training course usually lasts about 7 hours.

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Scissor Lift Training Timetable

A typical scissor lift training day goes as follows:

  • 8am start with the scissor lift course registration,
  • scissor lift course introduction,
  • NPORS safety awareness & theory talk,
  • theory test,
  • lunch,
  • scissor lift inspection - correct use and reach targets,
  • scissor lift practical skills test,
  • question and answer session,
  • finish.


Cherry Picker Training (Mobile Boom)

A cherry picker is a self propelled boom used to work at height. Cherry picker training is usually done at the employee's workplace but can be arranged at our premises if needed.

All cherry picker training courses usually involve about 7 hours training (up to 6 delegates) and the delegates receive a nationally recognised certificate on completion of the course.

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Cherry Picker Course Training Timetable

A typical cherry picker training day goes as follows:

  • 8am start with the cherry picker course registration,
  • introduction and NPORS safety awareness,
  • intro to different types of MEWP,
  • safety pre-start checks,
  • cherry picker operator training,
  • lunch,
  • practical test on a cherry picker,
  • question and answer session,
  • finish.


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