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Working in conjunction with F-TEC, our forklift engineer courses are designed to meet the needs of the fork lift truck industry. Held at F-TEC’s Swindon training centre, courses are delivered by highly trained professionals and offer opportunities to work with a wide range of materials handling equipment. Details of all courses are found below. Simply click on the title of a course to book. (And remember: if you’re an FLTA Member, you need to log in to get your special discount.)


F-TEC have a procedure to keep all visitors to F-TEC safe during their visit.

Arriving at F-TEC

– F-TEC have a QR code for visitors to use.
– We provide COVID guidelines to follow whilst at F-TEC.
– Everyone has a temperature check.
– Wash hands/antibacterial solution is available.

During the sessions

– There will be a form to complete asking course members to confirm they aren’t experiencing any COVID symptoms/been in close contact with someone diagnosed with COVID which they need to sign.
– Desks are socially distanced.
– The trainer wears a face covering
– An alarm sounds every hour to encourage people to wash/anti bac hands.
– Lunch is provided to each person on their own individual  plater covered in cellophane.
– One person at a time allowed in the kitchen area to make tea/coffee.

Currently Available Training Courses

Recurring Event

Thorough Examination

Price: £500.00

Previous Training Courses

If you are interested in these courses or require further information, please contact the FLTA office on 01635 277570 or email admin@fork-truck.org.uk.

The Fork Lift Truck Association, through its partnership with F-TEC, offers an extensive range of courses designed to take your service engineer’s skill to the next level.

F-TEC was created to address the training needs of the lift truck industry. It’s a dedicated training facility offers a wide range of training for forklift truck engineers, including: apprenticeships, advanced level courses, Thorough Examination, diagnostics and much more.

F-TEC works with everyone from industry-leading manufacturers and scores of independent companies to ensure it delivers training designed by the industry, for the industry.

This includes an Apprenticeship Scheme which addresses the shortage of skilled engineers in our industry. Please visit F-TEC website to find out more information about the exciting opportunities for young people, as well as the countless benefits for their employers.  www.f-tec.org.uk/training

To contact F-TEC directly:  

17 Kembrey Park

Telephone: 01793 686182

Email: info@f-tec.org.uk

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