Keeping the UK supplied with food, medicine and other goods is a really vital job – and there is a huge demand for skilled operatives in the forklift and warehousing sector. This fully funded course will give you the training you need to start your career.
Our courses combine both theory and practical training, once you have enrolled onto our course you will be presented with all the correct information and skills to progress you further into employment.
You will attend Mainstream for 9 days, you will learn how to safely use equipment found in a warehouse environment, undertake your Forklift Truck Counterbalance training and test, as well as achieve your qualification!
We have dedicated Quality team to guide you every step of the way!
On successful completion of the course, you will have achieved:
You will be qualified to work as an operative in the warehouse sector or other industries that requiring the use of forklift trucks. There is a real shortage of skilled workers in this sector and our training could open the way for a long and well-paid career.
If you’re interested in applying for this course or have any questions, you can ask at your local Jobcentre or give us a call. It could be the start of something really good!
You’ll need to provide your own steel-capped boots and high-vis vest. Your hi-vis vest needs to be big enough to fit over your outer clothing, including any coat you wish to wear.
Your Job Centre advisor should be able to help you with the cost of personal protective equipment, as well as the cost of travel to our training centre in Sittingbourne. You need to talk to them well before the start of your course so they can arrange support in time.