RTITB Accredited Forklift Instructor Training

This 10-day training course provides everything you need to become an effective and accredited forklift instructor. It is delivered by a dedicated and certified team of experienced trainers. Our instructors offer an equally comprehensive understanding of forklift operation and instructor techniques. In this course, you will ensure your operation forklift knowledge is of the highest standards required from an instructor. Then, alongside our team of expert trainers, you will discover everything you need to become a first-rate educator. The course is accredited by leading workplace transport standards accreditors, RTITB.

Forklift Instructor Training Curriculum

The RTITB forklift instructor training curriculum encompasses operation proficiency and the requirements of high-performance instructors. This course will ensure you are a competent forklift operator and have the tools to share this knowledge with learners. You will learn to teach and assess learners by creating learning plans, using instructor techniques and more.


  • In this course you will learn to:

    Tech Using Various Methods
    Task Analysis
    Deliver Different Types of Practical Lessons
    Teach in a Classroom Environment
    Create Lesson Plans
    Utilise Instructor Techniques
    Skills Testing
    Conduct Tests
    Q&A Techniques

About Our Instructors

Our instructors are experienced with forklift operation and instructing students. In this course, you will experience first-hand the same high-level tutoring being taught. We are proud to say our team exemplifies the skills we teach in the RTITB instructor training.

RTITB Accreditation

RTITB accredits this forklift instructor training course. This means our forklift instructor course is compliant with their rigorous training standards. Our RTITB accreditation certifies the high standards of all aspects of our training, from the detailed curriculum to our trainers’ expert delivery of the course material.

Instructor Training Requirements

To attend the RTITB instructor training, you must first obtain a basic operator certificate for counterbalance forklift trucks. Your certification must be from within a year of the course start date. If you already have a basic operator certification for different machinery, you can meet the course requirements through a counterbalance conversion course.

RTITB accredit forklift instructor training

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RTITB Forklift Instructor Training FAQ

How Long Is The RTITB Instructor Programme?

The RTITB accredited forklift instructor course is a 10-day training programme.

What Are The Requirements to Attend the RTITB Instructor Training?

Before attending the RTITB instructor training you must have a valid basic operator certification for counterbalance forklifts dated within a year of the course start date. You must also have a 6 years of operating experience.

When Will My RTITB Instructor Qualification Expire?

All forklift instructor training accredited by RTITB expires after 5 years.