Viamaster Training

Introduction to RTITB Existing Operator Fork Lift Basic Training

Here at Viamaster Training, we provide a comprehensive and accredited forklift training course which is an RTITB-accredited training program. We have designed the course to provide both beginners and experienced operators with the skills and knowledge needed to operate a forklift safely and efficiently. Discover comprehensive forklift training that covers everything from the fundamentals to advanced techniques. Participants learn essential skills, including load handling, manoeuvring, and workplace safety, ensuring they are proficient in operating forklifts in different settings.

At our nationally accredited RTITB Fork Lift Training Centre in West Yorkshire, we offer a wide range of courses for novice, refresher, conversion, and instructor training. With our RTITB-accredited instructors/examiners and industry knowledge, we cater to the operational needs of our business customers, training and assessing forklift operators up to the latest industry standards

Existing Operator Fork Lift Basic Training – 2.5 Days



Dates throughout the year: In Centre or Customer Premises
Duration: Up to 2.5 days dependant on number of candidates
Qualification: RTITB or In House Certification

Designed for:

  • 2-Day course for Candidates with experience of Operating FLT’s but have no recognised formal training or certificate.
  • Company Compliance with Provision and Use of Equipment Regulations PUWER
  • Enable FLT Operators with experience to gain the current skills and knowledge required to operate conventional fork lift trucks safely and gain a recognised FLT Operator Licence or Certificate.

Note: We can also offer our training at your premises for a cost of £495+VAT per day (Up to 3 Operators)

Cost (Training at Our Premises)

£425+VAT per Person

  • Course Highlights:

    1. Skill Enhancement: Upgrade your forklift skills to align with current training standards, culminating in the acquisition of a new Operator Licence or Certificate.
    2. Compliance: Ensure your company meets the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations (PUWER), demonstrating a commitment to safety and excellence.
    3. Flexible Training Options: Our training can take place at our top-tier Training Centre or your location for your convenience.
    4. Accreditation Choices: We provide various accreditation options, including RTITB Nationally Recognized Licence (NORS), Company In-House Operator Accreditation, or HSE Compliance Authorisation to Operate. Each employer receives an FLT operator compliance file that adheres to HSE guidelines.

    Please note that HSE recommends FLT Operator Refresher Training every 3 years, with a maximum of 5 years. Keep your compliance up-to-date by reaching out to us.


    Course Details:

    Our comprehensive course covers:

    • Theory and practical skills for safe forklift operations.
    • In-depth exploration of the Operator’s safety code.
    • Understanding the Health and Safety at Work Act (1974).
    • Daily and pre-shift inspection techniques and maintenance practices.
    • Updates on new legislation affecting safe working practices.
    • Correction of common errors in truck operation and stacking/racking procedures.
    • Training in low, eye, and high-level racking.
    • Final practical and theoretical assessments.
  • Our program caters to individuals who already possess forklift driving experience but lack accredited training. It’s ideal for:

    • Experienced Forklift Operators: If you’ve been driving forklifts without formal training, this course is your chance to gain the qualifications needed to boost your career prospects.
    • Job Seekers: Whether you’re hunting for warehousing or driver positions, our accreditation will make your resume stand out to potential employers.
    • Businesses: Employers looking to ensure their workforce operates to industry standards can rely on us to train their staff effectively.
  • Connect: Initiate your ADR journey by calling Viamaster Training at 0113 307 6575, dropping us an email at, or completing the online form.

    Secure Your Spot: Once all prerequisites are satisfied, finalise your enrolment by processing the payment.

    • Expertise: Leverage insights from our expert instructors, each bringing their industry experience to each lesson.
    • Accreditations: Our status as an SQA Accredited Centre ensures training meets industry benchmarks.
    • Adaptable Learning: With myriad durations and modules up for grabs, our course aligns with your unique needs.
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