ALT UK DRIVER TRAINING

The Best Forklift Driver Training in Essex and Suffolk

We offer a wide range of courses covering all aspects of forklift truck and plant operations.

Plant / Machinery Training

Health and Safety Training

Job Placement Opportunities

  • ALT UK Driver Training is an accredited training provider.
  • Our courses are designed specifically for the plant you use and are tailored to your company's requirements,
  • Courses can be arranged at our own site in Acton in Suffolk, or at your own facilities.
  • On or off-site, our fully qualified instructors will conduct practical and theoretical tests with all necessary teaching aids. We can even teach your Eastern European workforce in their own language.
  • We offer a wide range of courses covering all aspects of forklift truck and plant operations. Our instructors run courses covering all skill levels from novice to experienced and our training methods conform to the Joint Industries Board and HSC Approved Code of Practice.
  • We can also offer job placements after finishing our training courses. We work in conjunction with several large companies and recuitment agencies which are always looking for trianed and qualified staff.
  • ALT UK Driver Training can also arrange for a qualified safety practitioner to visit your premises to undertake a risk assessment on your behalf.

Training Courses

Side Loader Course Includes

  • Health and Safety at Work Acts
  • Codes of practice
  • Construction site safety
  • Truck systems
  • Basic operation and controls
  • Pre-operative checks
  • Safe working loads
  • Principles of operation
  • Stacking and de-stacking
  • High / low / eye level operation
  • Steering operations
  • Advanced manoeuvring
  • Practical operations
  • Truck stability
  • Practical and written tests

Course duration depends on requirements.

Designed for experienced operators and novices.

Side Loader Training

Telehandler Course Includes

  • Health and Safety at Work Acts
  • Codes of practice
  • Construction site safety
  • Basic operation and controls
  • Pre-operative checks
  • Safe working loads
  • Principles of operation
  • Steering operations
  • Practical operations
  • Truck stability
  • Practical and written tests

Course duration dependd on requirements.

Designed for experienced operators and novices

Telehandler Training

Abrasive Wheel Course Includes

  • Course contents include:
  • Health and Safety at Work Acts
  • Abrasive Wheel Acts
  • Codes of practice
  • Basic operation and controls
  • Pre-operative checks
  • Principles of operation
  • Practical operations
  • Wheel Changing and Dressing
  • Practical and written tests

Course duration depends on requirements.

Designed for experienced operators and novices.

Abrasive Wheel

Aerial Platform Course Includes

  • Health and Safety at Work Acts
  • Codes of practice
  • Construction site safety
  • Basic operation and controls
  • Pre-operative checks
  • Safe working loads
  • Principles of operation
  • Steering operations
  • Practical operations
  • Truck stability
  • Practical and written tests
  • Course duration - 1 day

Up to 3 operators may be trained in a single session.

Aerial Platform

Forklift Course Includes

  • Health and Safety at Work Acts
  • Codes of practice
  • Construction site safety
  • Truck systems
  • Basic operation and controls
  • Pre-operative checks
  • Safe working loads
  • Principles of operation
  • Stacking and de-stacking
  • High / low / eye level operation
  • Steering operations
  • Advanced manoeuvring
  • Practical operations
  • Truck stability
  • Practical and written tests

Course duration:

  • Novice - 5 days
  • Experienced (unlicensed) - 3 days
  • Refresher / re-test - 1 day

Forklift Training

Order Picker Course Includes

  • Pallet Trucks
  • Pedestrian Rider
  • LLOP
  • PPT
  • Pallet Stackers
  • High Lift Platform Trucks
  • Lateral Stackers
  • Stand On

Course contents include:

  • Health and Safety at Work Acts
  • Codes of practice
  • Basic operation and controls
  • Pre-operative checks
  • Safe working loads
  • Principles of operation
  • Stacking and de-stacking
  • High/eye/low level operation
  • Steering operations
  • Practical operations
  • Truck stability
  • Practical and written tests

Course duration - depends on requirements.

Designed for experienced operators and novices

Order Pickers

JCB Course Includes

  • Health and Safety at Work Acts
  • Codes of practice
  • Construction site safety
  • Basic operation and controls
  • Pre-operative checks
  • Safe working loads
  • Principles of operation
  • Steering operations
  • Practical operations
  • Truck stability
  • Practical and written tests



Backhoe [ JCB ]

Dumper Course Includes

  • Health and Safety at Work Acts
  • Codes of practice
  • Construction site safety
  • Basic operation and controls
  • Pre-operative checks
  • Safe working loads
  • Principles of operation
  • Loading and unloading
  • Steering operations
  • Practical operations
  • Truck stability
  • Practical and written tests



Dumpers

Loading Shovel Course Includes

  • Health and Safety at Work Acts
  • Codes of practice
  • Construction site safety
  • Basic operation and controls
  • Pre-operative checks
  • Safe working loads
  • Principles of operation
  • Steering operations
  • Practical operations
  • Truck stability
  • Practical and written tests
  • Designed for experienced operators and novices



Loading Shovels

All Terrain Forklift Course Includes

  • Health and Safety at Work Acts
  • Codes of practice
  • Construction site safety
  • Basic operation and controls
  • Pre-operative checks
  • Safe working loads
  • Principles of operation
  • Stacking and de-stacking
  • High / low / eye level operation
  • Steering operations
  • Practical operations
  • Truck stability
  • Practical and written tests

Course duration - depends on requirements.

Designed for experienced operators and novices.

All Terrain Forklift

ATV Qaud Course Includes

  • Health and Safety Law
  • Pre-operative checks
  • Basic Strat-up operations and controls
  • Manoevring operations - advanced manoeuvring
  • Driving with trailers
  • Practical working operations
  • Practical and theory tests
  • Course duration dependd on requirements.



ATV Quad

Lorry Loader Course Includes

  • Health and Safety at Work Acts
  • Codes of practice
  • Construction site safety
  • Basic operation and controls
  • Pre-operative checks
  • Safe working loads
  • Principles of operation
  • Practical operations
  • Truck stability
  • Practical and written tests
  • Designed for experienced operators and novices.



Lorry Loader [ HIAB ]