N-Gaged Training & Recruitment Ltd - An award winning professional training company in Bristol


About this course

As of 1998 it became statutory regulation for anyone operating a forklift truck to have a certificate. This course, accredited by a nationally recognised awarding body will allow you to fulfil the legal needs placed upon you due to these regulations as well as teaching you how to operate your truck safely and efficiency.  

What will I do on this course ?

During this course you will:

  • Understand principles of forklift safety including pre and post operational checks.
  • Be able to comply with statutory legislation.
  • Demonstrate and be able to load and unload containers, vehicle, vessels or crafts.
  • Have the ability to select, transfer and position loads using a forklift
  • Gain knowledge in working with a selection of vehicles including counterbalance and reach trucks.

Qualifications you will complete

  • Certificate to access forklift trucks

Who is it for ?

This course is a statutory qualification required for anyone who works with a forklift truck. As it is tailored to suit each learners needs regarding their previous experience it can be used as a refresher course for the more experienced.

How is this course assessed ?

Throughout your course your tutor will assess your knowledge through a series of informal question and answer sessions. Your final assessment is via a combination of a multi- choice theory test and a practical observation.

What could I do next ?

Previous students have gone on to:

  • Further qualifications e.g. BTEC, Level 1/ 2 certificate.
  • Storage and Warehouse apprenticeships



  • All of our courses are priced relative to the learner; but are free to the unemployed.

    When applying for the course we will discuss any relevant concessions and apply them where possible.

    Employers please contact our office where we will be happy to discuss fees with you.

Awarding body



Dependent on experience


9:00 - 4:00

Other Courses of Interest

Safe Road Skills


How to apply

For an information pack, or if you have any other questions about booking the training please contact our team by telephone or email.

T: 01179 710883        email: mail@n-gaged.co.uk

Our office is manned Monday to Friday 8:30am to 5:00pm.

0117 971 0883

For more information go to how to book your training or if you require an information pack that includes all the necessary application forms contact us by phone or email.

Our office is staffed Monday to Friday
8.30am – 5.00pm