Forklift Training + FLT Licence (Birkenhead)

Forklift Training – FLT Licence – Warehousing Course in Birkenhead, Wirral

Are you 19 or over, unemployed and in receipt of JSA/ESA or universal credit and want to gain a recognised qualification in Warehousing and Storage and complete Forklift Training to gain your FLT Licence? The course is fully funded by the government to help you gain employment.

Qualifications achieved on completion:

RTITB Accredited Standard – Counterbalance Novice
Level 2 BTEC Certificate Warehouse and Storage Principles
+ 2 NVQ (QCF) Warehousing and Storage Units

Course Outline:

1 day – Introduction to the course

2 days Classroom – BTEC in the principles of Warehousing and Storage Level 2

5 Days Forklift training for your FLT licence

Full Course Description:

BTEC in the Principles of Warehouse and Storage – Covering the knowledge required to work in a logistic environment. At the end of the programme the following outcomes will apply.

1. Understand how to receive and store goods and materials
2. Understand how to process orders and dispatch goods
3. Understand how to deliver effective customer service
4. Understand health, safety, security and legislation
5. Understand how to be an effective team worker

NVQ Units in Warehouse and Storage:

1. Operate equipment to perform logistic operations
2. Use equipment in a logistics environment

+ Forklift Training to gain your FLT Licence (Counterbalance)

Course Description:

Learn how to safely and effectively operate a forklift truck in 5+2 days.

On completion of the course you will be familiar with the basic skill requirements and job safety knowledge required for safe and effective operation of counterbalance trucks. The course includes machine familiarisation, controls, daily checks, refuelling and battery procedures, steering, load weight assessment and handling, stacking racking, awkward loads and vehicle loading, and unloading and much more.

Course Objectives:

To teach the basic skill requirements and associated job safety knowledge to operators of counterbalance fork lift trucks. At the end of the course, successful delegates should be able to operate the machine both safely and efficiently.

Training Locations:

– Ellesmere Port (Cheshire)
– Birkenhead (Wirral)
– Salford (Manchester)
– Winsford (Cheshire)
– Stoke-on-Trent (Staffordshire)


If you want to enrol onto this course please contact us on 01244 678 100 or email [email protected]