Viamaster Training

Introduction to RTITB Fork Lift Truck Conversion 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. Our experienced instructors will guide you through the intricacies of forklift operation, ensuring you gain expertise in handling heavy loads, manoeuvring in tight spaces, and prioritising safety with topics like load stability, pedestrian awareness, and emergency procedures. 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

Fork Lift Truck Conversion Training – 1 to 2 days



Dates throughout the year: In Centre or Customer Premises
Duration: Up to 2 days dependant on number of candidates
Qualification: RTITB or In House Certification

Designed for:

  • 2 Day Conversion Course for existing FLT Operators with Licence or Certificates who wish to upgrade FLT skills to operate other types of FLT.
  • Company Compliance with Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations PUWER
  • Enable FLT Operators to upgrade their skills, be assessed to current FLT training standards and obtain new Operator Licence or Certificate.

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

Cost (Training at Our Premises)

£355+VAT per Person

  • Whether you are new to forklift operation or simply need to refresh your skills and qualifications, our training course is the perfect choice. Our experienced instructors will work with you every step of the way to ensure that you have a thorough understanding of all aspects of forklift operation and can operate a forklift safely and effectively in any environment.

    All our trainers are RTITB-accredited instructors/examiners and our industry experience means we understand our business customers’ operational needs. Therefore, we train and assess forklift operators to the latest industry and training standards. Call today to sign up for our RTITB-accredited forklift training course today and take the first step towards a rewarding and successful career in forklift operation!


    Course Objectives:

    Our Forklift Course offers a curriculum ensuring comprehensive understanding and hands-on experience:

    What Viamaster Training Offers:

    • Enhanced Skills: Upgrade your forklift skills, align with current training standards, and obtain a new Operator Licence or Certificate.
    • Compliance: Ensure your company’s compliance with PUWER regulations, demonstrating a commitment to safety and excellence.
    • Flexible Training: Our course duration adapts to the number of candidates, ensuring a personalised and effective learning experience.

    At Viamaster Training, we pride ourselves on delivering an all-encompassing, RTITB-accredited forklift training program tailored for both newcomers and seasoned operators. Our objective is to impart crucial skills that ensure safe and proficient forklift operations.

    For businesses, our RTITB-accredited trainers possess vast industry experience, ensuring that your operators are trained up to the latest industry benchmarks.

    Course Details:

    • Comprehensive theory and practical skills in safe forklift operations.
    • Deep dive into the Operator’s safety code.
    • Exploration of the Health and Safety at Work Act (1974).
    • Daily and pre-shift inspection techniques along with maintenance practices.
    • Updates on any new legislation impacting safe working practices.
    • Corrections of common errors in truck operation and stacking/racking procedures.
    • Training in low, eye, and high-level racking.
    • Final practical and theoretical assessment.
  • Our Forklift Conversion course is specifically tailored for existing forklift operators who already possess a licence or certificate. This program enables you to upgrade your forklift skills, opening doors to operate different types of forklifts. It’s not just about personal growth; it’s about ensuring your company complies with the Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations (PUWER).

    Note: HSE recommends FLT Operator Refresher Training every 3 years, with a maximum of 5 years. Ensure your compliance is up to date by getting in touch with us.

  • 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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