Forklift Training for Experienced Operators​

Forklift Training for Experienced Operators​

Forklift training FST Birmingham Warehouse

Course Overview:

In-Centre Cost: £349 (No VAT)

Off-Site Cost: £299 (No VAT)

Course Duration:  3 days per licence

Delivery: Practical

The Experienced Operator Forklift Training Course is designed for individuals with prior practical exposure to operating counterbalance or reach forklift trucks but lack formal certification, or those whose certification has lapsed or was acquired over five years ago. This comprehensive course aims to refresh and enhance their skills, ensuring safe and efficient forklift operation through a combination of theory and hands-on training.

  • Refresher Theory: Recap of key forklift principles, safety guidelines, and operational concepts.

  • Current Regulations: Updates on industry regulations and standards for forklift operation.

  • Practical Skill Evaluation: Hands-on assessment of your operational abilities with guidance from experts.

  • Load Handling Techniques: Advanced methods for safe and efficient lifting, moving, and stacking of loads.

  • Hazard Management: Identifying and mitigating potential risks in various operational scenarios.

  • Manoeuvring Challenges: Strategies for navigating tight spaces, obstacles, and complex environments.

  • Emergency Procedures: Actionable steps to take in case of accidents, breakdowns, or other unforeseen incidents.

  • Technology Integration: Introduction to modern forklift technologies and their practical applications for improved efficiency.

Upon successful completion of the Forklift Training Course, participants will receive:

  • Certification Renewal: Obtain official certification, validating your skills and boosting your professional credentials.

  • Enhanced Safety: Acquire up-to-date knowledge to minimise risks, ensuring a safer work environment for yourself and others.

  • Operational Efficiency: Master advanced techniques and modern technologies to increase productivity and reduce operational downtime.

  • Confidence and Competence: Gain the confidence to tackle complex operational challenges, making you a more capable and adaptable forklift operator in various settings.

We have invested in RTITB Accreditation

We partner with RTITB, the leading UK accrediting body for forklift and plant operator training, to deliver standardised, high-quality training in warehousing and logistics, promoting safety, compliance, and efficiency while ensuring thorough training records for our customers.


Forward Step Training Centre 77 -87 New Town Row, Birmingham, B6 4HG

Getting Here
Our training centre is conveniently located in the heart of Birmingham and is easily accessible whether you’re using public transport or driving.


On-Site Training
At Forward Step Training Centre, we are committed to providing high-quality training in our well-equipped facilities. Our location offers easy access for both public transportation users and those arriving by car, ensuring a hassle-free commute to your learning experience.


For detailed directions and any further assistance, please don’t hesitate to contact our friendly staff at or 0121 270 9935

Accredited Forklift Training at Your Convenience

At Forward Step Training Centre, we are proud to be accredited to deliver our courses not only at our main location but also in suitable employer premises throughout the region. This means we can bring our high-quality training directly to your workplace, making it even more convenient for you and your team.

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