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Why FLT Training Stockport?

Located only a stone's throw from the iconic Stockport Viaduct, FLT Training Stockport is your local RTITB forklift training centre. The centre is ideally positioned with easy access from Cheshire and Greater Manchester.

We are part of LGV4U the fastest growing Stockport HGV Driver Training organisation in the area and the fastest growing HGV Training company in the North West. FLT Training Stockport aims to replicate LGV4U's approach of low cost training, combined with an efficient and friendly service.

Whether you’re an individual seeking employment, an employer looking to ensure the safety of your workforce and validity of your insurance policy, or a not for profit organisation assisting people into work...we are here to help.

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Why Become A Forklift Operator?

Forklift jobs are regularly advertised for £21,000 per year or more. A forklift licence can provide the vital step needed to get you into a job. A forklift licence will also provide extra job security to people already in work and may be a key requirement before progressing to supervisory positions such as warehouse manager.

With the internet highway in full flow and products available at just the click of a button, an increasing volume of goods are being transported on a day to day basis, throughout the world. Camera equipment for a film set, food for supermarkets, baggage for the millions who go on holiday each year or gifts for Birthdays, Christmas, Weddings and all other occasions - all examples of goods moving at a faster and faster rate. Transportation may be by plane train boat or lorry - whichever mode of transport - you can be sure a skilled forklift operator has aided the smooth transition of goods from one to the other.

We provide training for a wide variety of sectors, from events management, to airport services, to warehouse and logistics. With a forklift licence, you could work in an industry of your choice. Whichever you choose, you can be sure it will be a fast paced environment.

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Which Course Is Right For Me?

We have a strong record of providing training to a number of industries including warehouse and logistics, airport services and event management (e.g TV/Film sets and Music Tours). We also work with a number of not for profit organisations, back to work schemes and other charities.

We can deliver training to people with varying levels of ability and experience. It is your level of experience and whether of not you have had any previous official training that will dictate the course that you require. For more information on the that you need to take, please click on the 'find out more' link below.

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Forklift Training For Companies

We run regular Counterbalance and Reach forklift courses every week, at our training centres in Manchester and Stockport. We can also provide training at your premises if you are within a 30 mile radius. You can place one or more individuals onto a course at our premises, or we can provide onsite forklift training at your premises.

We can deliver training at your premises on the following;

Counterbalance and Reach trucks.

Telescopic Handler, Sideloader, VNA Manup, VNA Mandown, Order Picker Lift Truck.

Attachment Training - Safety Cage, Drum Handler, Bale Clamps, Carpet Boom, others available on request.

Work Access Platforms (MEWPS) - MEWPS, Scissor Lift, Cherry Picker, Micro Boom, Sky Lifts.

Construction and Plant - Rough Terrain Masted, Lorry Mounted Crane (known as HIAB), Telescopic Boom, Articulated Platform, Vehicle Mounted, Lorry Mounted Loading Arm, Overhead Crane, Skip Loader, Vehicle Mounted Hydraulic Loader.

Health and Safety / Supervisor Awareness - Slinger Banksman, Banksman Reversing, Ladder Training, Harness Training, Manual Handling, Racking Inspection.


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