How to become a fully trained forklift truck driver

If you are considering employment as a forklift truck driver it is crucial that you undertake full training from an RTITB accredited organisation that will provide you with the competency to operate these potentially hazardous machines.

ACE are experienced training experts based in Basingstoke who offer RTITB accredited training in forklift truck driving to students in Oxfordshire, Devon, West Midlands, Berkshire, Surrey, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, Middlesex, and Kent. Their professional tuition covers the safe driving and operation of all Battery/Diesel/Gas powered forklift machines including Counterbalance and the Reach forklift truck, one of the most widely used forklift trucks in the warehouse industry.

ACE forklift truck training not only caters for those who are looking to begin a career as a forklift truck driver, but for those who have experience and require a refresher course. All the courses which ACE offers are held in line with RTITB regulations. Upon successful completion of the forklift truck driver training course, ACE award trainees an RTITB photo ID certificate which will then enable them to operate any counterbalance forklift up to a 5000 kg lifting capacity (with permission) in the UK and inclusion on the National Operators Registration Scheme Database (NORS) for 3 years.

ACE training courses for novice forklift truck drivers run from 3 to 5 days and the refresher course is held over 1 day. ACE will even hold courses over a weekend if required in order that your current employment is no disrupted.

If you are interested in forklift truck training offered by ACE then visit their website or call the friendly team of training experts on 01256 371454 or email

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