Forklift Training

Our Forklift Training Centre is  fully equipped with Counter Balance, Reach Forklift Truck, Power Pallet Truck.  

Frank  Thornton is qualified and registered RTITBForklift instructor  providing forklift operator training to companies anywhere in Ireland. We specialise in offering on-site forklift training for all types of forklift trucks and experience levels (from novice to experienced). Our hours are compatible with your, be it night or day, it's not a problem. 

Operating a Forklift is a specialised skill. Many accidents are caused by untrained drivers unaware of the Forklift’s capabilities and limitations. On successful completion of thetraining Course will have the knowledge and technical skills to operate a Forklift in a safe and competent manner as prescribed in Health and Safety Legislation.


On completion of the course participants will be able to:

  • Operate a forklift truck safely, reducing the risk of injury to operators and pedestrians
  • Use safe operating habits
  • Explain the differences between a forklift truck and a car
  • Explain the consequences of taking certain kinds of chances
  • Load and unload safely
  • Refuel/recharge forklift trucks safely
  • Handle awkward loads


Participants complete a theoretical and practical exam.

On successful completion of the exam participants are awarded a Forklift Operators Conversion Certificate.

Our company also provides accredited RTITB forklift training on your premises if required.

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