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Forklift Driver Training

Counterbalance and Reach truck courses

The counterbalance or reach lift truck course allows operators to gain the skills and knowledge required to operate lift trucks safely in the workplace. We work with each delegate to form a clear and accurate understanding of the risks involved when operating lift truck equipment. The theoretical and practical knowledge gained throughout the course is then assessed by the instructor.

Forklift truck

Course content will cover all the legislations that is relevant to forklift truck driver training, will cover theoretical, pre-operational and practical tests. On the successful completion of a basic operator training candidate will be issued with ITSSAR certificate and a photo id card which is all included in your price.

No. of trainees per course:
Maximum of 3

Course duration:
1 days - Safety re-test refresher
3 days - experienced but not licensed
5 days - novice course no experience at all

Conversion courses from one lift truck to another are also available to be completed in 1-2 days

MV AND SONS FORKLIFT TRAINING SERVICES LTD offers wide range of forklift truck driver training in and around Essex and Suffolk covering all the major towns: Chelmsford, Colchester, Southend, Basildon, Romford, Ilford, Harlow, Essex as well as neighbouring Suffolk, Cambridge, Kent, London and Northampton, with easy access from the M25, M11, A127 and A12 and A14.


Polish and Lithuanian languages are also spoken!
Have your Eastern European workers trained in their own language


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