Forklift Training Academy Limited

Forklift Training Academy Limited, based in Durham, offers comprehensive forklift training courses that are accredited by ITSSAR. With a strong commitment to providing high-quality training, they ensure that individuals receive the necessary skills and knowledge to operate forklifts safely and efficiently. Their expert trainers have extensive industry experience, guaranteeing a thorough understanding of forklift operations. Whether you are a beginner or seeking to enhance your existing skills, Forklift Training Academy Limited is the trusted choice for professional forklift training in Durham.

Training is important

Nobody should operate a forklift truck, even on a very occasional basis, if they have not received the appropriate training so it’s reassuring that Forklift Training Academy Limited are fully accredited by ITSARR ensuring you get top level forklift training.


  • Name: Forklift Training Academy Limited
  • Address: Site 1 Unit B1 Cold Hesledon Industrial Estate, Cold Hesledon, Seaham, Co. Durham, SR7 8ST
  • Region: North East

Contact Details

You can contact Forklift Training Academy Limited by emailing [email protected] or calling 0191 581 1155 or by visiting their website.

Course Levels

Forklift truck courses are available for beginners with no experience, experienced operators who have no formal training, through to those needing refresher training as it’s been a while since they completed their initial training.
  • Novice (Beginner)
  • Experienced (No formal training)
  • Refresher (Renewal)

Forklift Training Costs

Cost vary depending on the training required, previous experience, the size of the group, geographical location etc so please get in touch with your requirements and Forklift Training Academy Limited can provide a prices and costs.This may be a cost you have to cover yourself but there is also a requirement on behalf of employers to train their staff so you might be able to get this cost covered by your place of work.

Group Discounts

Most training providers will offer discounted rates for groups as it’s more cost effective than one-to-one training, but please contact Forklift Training Academy Limited for specifics.


Any training and licensing must be conducted by accredited companies so when choosing your training provider ensure they are accredited. In this case Forklift Training Academy Limited are accredited by ITSARR.

How long does forklift licence/certification last?

Once training has been completed FLT operators should receive credentials, demonstrating that they have successfully completed basic training on the specified category of forklift truck and these will often specify a date by which refresher training should be undertaken.Typically this will be around 3-5 years, when it will be advised to undertake refreshers training to ensure they’re still competent. If you’ve been involved in an accident whilst operating a forklift then it’s advised to undertake training again.