Train Equip Enhance
Workforce skills programme

Workforce Development Programme

Providing funding that will encourage growth within business

You will receive support from a dedicated member of the team throughout the onboarding process and training.

Forklift Training Courses

Who are these courses suitable for?

  • The North East Workforce Skills Programme is a European Social Fund project that aims to upskill the workforce within Tyne and Wear and Northumberland.
  • We can provide training to staff currently in your employment free of charge to upskill from novice to any advanced FLT licence.

Our expert tutors can train candidates at our facilities or design bespoke courses delivered at your premises for novice, conversion or existing licences.

Training covers the knowledge and practical skills required to enable operators to safely operate specific machines in the workplace with all courses including a 3-part test; carrying out a Pre-shift Check, Theory Assessment and Practical Test. Candidates will then achieve RTITB qualification.


Courses can be tailored to cover:

  • Counterbalance
  • Reach
  • Flexi Trucks
  • Pallet Stackers & LLOP'S
  • Lorry Loaders (Hiab)
  • Rough terrain Tele Handlers