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Alexander Cromwell Training in London and nearby areas like Birmingham, Manchester, Leeds, Wembley provides an excellent range of forklift truck training courses. We also provide free, fully funded training depending on your circumstances and other factors.


At Alexander Cromwell Training in Lodnon and nearby areas, we take pride in the high quality of all the forklift courses we offer. We are in full compliance with best practices and all legal requirements, plus our trained staff with extensive experience can give you all the support and advice you will need.


"The training was brilliant. I really enjoyed the course and found it very informative. The trainer was patient and clear in giving instructions. They were polite and professional throughout. I successfully passed the assignment first time round. Thank you"

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Forklift Training Course London


1-5 days dependent on experience


18+ years

Entry Requirement

No previous driving experience needed


Why Choose Us?

  1. Lowest Price Guarantee

  2. Price Match Promise

  3. Finance options available (start training with £0)

  4. Job Assistance

  5. Weekend courses available

  6. FREE Training (subject to eligibility)

  7. Trainers with years of experience

  8. Access to Nationwide Accredited Centres

  9. Career Guidance support

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Course Units

3 Easy Steps to acquire Telehandler Licence


Introduction to driving a forklift truck in London



  • Quick overview of forklift trucks

  • Current rules and regulations governing forklift operations

  • Learn about the manufacturer's specs.

  • Familiarization with controls and their associated devices, particularly emergency control

  • Forklift troubleshooting

  • Checking the gasoline, oil, and coolant

  • Driving across a pedestrian zone

  • Driving in a variety of road conditions and on-ramps

Practical skill assessment, ongoing formative assessment, and exam.


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Types of Forklift Training Course

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Novice Forklift Training

The novice forklift training course is designed for people who have never used a forklift before. This course will provide an overview of forklift operations, covering everything from forklift law to forklift health and safety requirements. It is recommended for those who  are beginning in this career and want to work as forklift operators.

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Experienced Forklift Course

This training is designed for forklift drivers who already have a forklift license. Our experienced forklift training London course will teach you more about the mechanics of forklift operations and how they impact forklift performance. This training is designed for individuals who currently use forklifts. This will help operators advance their expertise and scope of operations.


Forklift Refresher Course

For those who have completed their forklift training course and hold a license, our forklift training london has a refresher course. This will be helpful in staying up-to-date with the latest equipment, regulations and technologies. It is a popular course undertaken by operators every three years to refresh their skills.


Forklift Conversion Course

This two-day conversion training course is an excellent opportunity for those with previous experience with similar machines to gain the necessary skills for forklifts.

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Khaliel Sabir

Very informative teachers who teach you with patience and professionalism. The teachers were were very patient, open and friendly with you so you learn and understand correctly. The staff were very helpful and understanding.

My thanks to the ACT team who gave me all the correct advice which helped me complete my forklift training course. The quality of training was of highest standards. I had contacted several providers but ACT prices were reasonable than others.

Gladstone Everton

I thought the course was good and I thought the instructors were very well presented and I thought the even younger instructors or even better as well I would recommend your company to anyone thank you for your time and thank you for teaching me.

Sinnathamby Uthayakumar

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What is a Forklift Licence?

Forklift licences are certificates issued to truck operators after successful completion of the forklift training London program. The latest government and industry standards require the truck operators to be well versed with all the latest safety measures and work equipment knowledge. Having a forklift licence ensures that you are well trained, knowledgeable enough about the vehicle, its operation and safety regulations relevant to it.


Why do I need to do a forklift training course?

To efficiently manage a forklift truck is a difficult and complex task. Employers these days require precision, accuracy and knowledge for efficient operation of the vehicles. The workplace is not a place where you can expect leniency. One must fulfill all the necessary criteria to become a successful forklift operator. This is why it is very important that you undergo a reputed forklift training London course. It would not only help you learn all the necessary skills for the job but would also polish your knowledge regarding the industry. This will be great for progressing in your career and increasing your expertise. Plus, it is more preferable for employers to hire operators that have completed the certified forklift training courses and hold a proper licence.

On-Site Forklift Training

If you wish to conduct the training program on your premises, then we have that option as well under the on-site forklift training category. This program would train the operators on the same premises they would be working using the forklift trucks that are to be used post training. This helps the operators learn in a streamlined and efficient manner. Saving time and costs for everyone.

Check out our other forklift training London courses

Counterbalance Forklift Training

With our counterbalance forklift training course just enhance your operating skills and get certified. Fresher to experienced operator can enroll to this course.

VNA Truck Training

Check out our course for VNA truck driving. Operating around very narrow aisles is a requirement for many warehouses and storage centers nowadays. So under our experienced trainers improve your techniques and skills.

Reach Truck Training

With our certified and properly designed reach truck training course you get the license to work in any warehouses in UK. So com join us and learn new skills and techniques

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