Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulations 1998 (PUWER) requires that “Every employer shall ensure that all persons who use work equipment have received adequate training for the purpose of health & safety”. Sigma offers a whole range of forklift courses including Count erbalance, Roughterrain, Very Narrow Aisle (VNA), SideLoaders, etc. RTITB certification or In-house certification available.
Depending on your experience whether you are a novice or an experienced driver in using Forklifts, Sigma offers courses that will meet your requirements.
All of our courses include the following:
- Basic RTITB Registration(if required)
- Provision of ID card with photograph
- Certificate of basic training
Novice Course (3 to 5 days)
Aimed at candidates with no previous experience.
Existing Course (2 to 3 days)
Aimed at candidates who have had previous operating experience, but either do not have a Certificate or are unable to provide proof that they held one.
Refresher Course (1 day)
Aimed at candidates who have been trained and tested in the UK in the past, and are able to provide the certificate (or copy of).
Conversion Course (1 day)
Aimed at candidates who already hold a certificate in one type of fork truck, but would like to gain a certificate in another type. This often results in a much wider appeal to prospective employers
On-site forklift driver training is offered on a tailored basis to fit in with your requirements!
Depending on what is needed, Sigma can also offer RTITB accredited courses, enabling the forklift driver to get registered by an approved examination body and recognised in the industry. Training will be given using your vehicles to provide staff training on the equipment they know.
For more information about forklift training, or if you have any queries, please do not hesitate to Contact Us.
Candidates will receive a full set of notes which will be useful when running the business.
On completion of the course, candidates will receive a certificate of attendance. The course can count 7 hours towards the Driver CPC however this must be requested.
To find out when our Operator Awareness courses are running, please see Course Dates
For more information or if you have any queries, please do not hesitate to Contact Us.