Lift Truck Instructor Training
The lift truck instructor training course provides candidates with the skills necessary to prepare and examine operators for the working environments of lift trucks. Candidates will understand how to do this in accordance with agreed best practice.
Delivered by the UK’s best Instructors, who all come with real world transport and logistics experience, we provide the highest quality RTITB Instructor training courses. Plus, to give you total peace of mind, all candidates must successfully complete an independent examination to qualify as an RTITB Instructor.
By the end of the course candidates will:
- Be able to recall and discuss relevant legislation
- Be aware of the codes of practice relating to lift truck operation
- Be able to plan, prepare and deliver lift truck training to the RTITB standard
This course is suitable for candidates who:
- Have proof of successfully completing the Counterbalance Basic Operating Skills Test within the last 12 months
- Have significant experience as a counterbalance operator, we recommend an absolute minimum of 6 months
- Have good communication skills
- Have the confidence to present to large and small groups of their peers
Overview of the Lift Truck Instructor Training Course
The Lift Truck Instructor Training Course provides candidates with the skills necessary to prepare and examine operators for the working environments of lift trucks (forklift trucks). Candidates will understand how to do this in accordance with agreed best practice.
The Lift Truck Instructor Training course concludes with an objective examination carried out by an RTITB examiner. All elements of the examination must be passed in order to successfully qualify as an RTITB instructor. Achieving an RTITB instructor qualification is something to be truly proud of. Successful candidates are eligible to register on the RTITB Register of Professional Instructors.
To make a booking, select a course type below and search for dates, alternatively please call our Academy team on +44(0)1952 520214.
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Book a course at the Academy
Lift Truck Instructor Initial
A course for experienced forklift operators who wish to deliver forklift operator training who have not been formally trained as an instructor before. The Lift Truck Instructor course provides candidates with interactive guided theory, discussion and practice. It prepares candidates to cater for the needs of their learners both in and out of the training room.
10 days - £1460
12 day - £1752
Lift Truck Instructor 3 day- Re-reg or Conversion
A course for currently qualified/recently expired (within the last 12 months) RTITB lift truck instructors who need to refresh their qualification and renew their registration.
This course is also available to ITSSAR, AITT and NPORS instructors wishing to convert to an RTITB qualification.
This course is only suitable for very experienced, highly competent instructors as the course does not include any remedial/refresher training time.
Lift Truck Instructor 5 day- Re-Reg or Conversion
A course for currently qualified/recently expired (within the last 12 months) RTITB lift truck instructors who need to refresh their qualification and renew their registration who feel they need remedial/refresher training in order to reach examination standard.
This course is also available for those with the following qualifications. Please note this course is not suitable for holders of in-house instructor qualfications. Holders of in-house instructor qualifications need to complete the inital course
Our Lift Truck Instructor course can be delivered on your premises, subject to meeting the facilities criteria, which can be found here. We run these courses on request on dates to suit your business. Our prices are based on a day rate and not per candidate. The price is £650 per day of training plus travel, accommodation and subsistence. To find out more or to see what dates are available please call our friendly team on +44(0)1952520214 or contact us.