AITT Accredited Forklift Instructor Training

HL Training’s forklift instructor training course is a 10-day AITT accredited programme. It will teach you the skills to share your knowledge and train others to operate counterbalance forklifts and other machinery. The course consists of two core components. The first part will ensure you are a capable forklift operator. The second will centre around training you to instruct others. The course is delivered by accredited trainers with years of experience. Our training team are well versed in operating forklifts and training, and have a wealth of knowledge to share in both areas.

Forklift Instructor Training Curriculum

Our AITT instructor training uses a comprehensive curriculum to ensure you are fully trained in all necessary areas. We will begin with the principles of operating a forklift truck. This will ensure you are qualified to operate forklifts and lift trucks in line with codes of practices. Following this, our team will share their training expertise working through the 9 elements which are assessed as the course progresses.

About Our Instructors

Our dedicated team are experienced trainers that exemplify the same high-level instructing we teach in this course. HL Training’s team combines high levels of knowledge in training and forklift operation with their amazing educational abilities. Our team includes AITT accredited instructors, so you can trust you are in safe hands.

  • We will teach you:             

    Methods For Teaching
    Task Analysis
    Types of Lesson
    Creating Lesson Plans
    Delivering Practical Lessons In Classrooms
    Instructor Techniques
    Skills Testing
    Conducting Continual Assessments
    Question and Answer Techniques

AITT Accreditation

The Association of Industrial Truck Trainers is a nationally recognised governing body of material handling equipment training. They are the fastest-growing accrediting body in the material handling equipment training sector. AITT are a non-profit organisation focused on maintaining the highest training standards for operators, tutors and examiners within the workplace transport and equipment handling industry.

Instructor Training Requirements

In order to attend the AITT forklift instructor training, you must have a basic operations certificate for counterbalance forklifts. This must be dated within twelves months of the course’s start date. If you are qualified with other machinery such as reach trucks, you can meet the course prerequisites with a counterbalance conversion course.

Contact us today to find out more about our AITT accredited forklift instructor training course.

AITT accredited forklift instructor training

Novice, Re-Reg and Direct Entry dates for the next 6 months below.

AITT Dates

Course NameDateTimeCourse LocationDelegate PriceDelegate FeesQuantityPlaces Left Book

AITT – Instructor Novice Course


24/06/2024 08:30 – 16:00

25/06/2024 08:30 – 16:00

26/06/2024 08:30 – 16:00

27/06/2024 08:30 – 16:00

28/06/2024 08:30 – 16:00

01/07/2024 08:30 – 16:00

02/07/2024 08:30 – 16:00

03/07/2024 08:30 – 16:00

04/07/2024 08:30 – 16:00

05/07/2024 08:30 – 16:00

08:3016:00 HL Training Centre £1,500.00 £0 4

AITT – Instructor Re-Reg


03/07/2024 08:30 – 16:00

04/07/2024 08:30 – 16:00

05/07/2024 08:30 – 16:00

08:3016:00 HL Training Centre £800.00 £0 0 Full

AITT – Instructor Novice Course


23/09/2024 08:30 – 16:00

24/09/2024 08:30 – 16:00

25/09/2024 08:30 – 16:00

26/09/2024 08:30 – 16:00

27/09/2024 08:30 – 16:00

30/09/2024 08:30 – 16:00

01/10/2024 08:30 – 16:00

02/10/2024 08:30 – 16:00

03/10/2024 08:30 – 16:00

04/10/2024 08:30 – 16:00

08:3016:00 HL Training Centre £1,500.00 £0 6

AITT Forklift Instructor Training FAQ

How Long Is The Forklift Instructor Training Course?

Our AITT Forklift Instructor Training is a 10-day programme.

What Are The Requirements to Attend the AITT Instructor Training?

To attend the AITT instructor training course, you must have a basic accredited operator certification dated within 1 year of the course start date. You must also have 6 months of operating experience.

When Does My AITT Training Qualification Expire?

AITT Forklift Instructor training qualifications expire after 5 years.

Do You Provide Any Other Accredited Instructor Training?

Yes, we also provide ITSSAR and RTITB accredited forklift instructor training. We also provide an in-house forklift instructor course.