Hills Safety & Training Services

Hills Safety & Training Services, based in Preston, is an accredited forklift training provider. With a focus on safety and expertise, they offer comprehensive training programs to ensure efficient and secure forklift operations.

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 Hills Safety & Training Services are fully accredited by NPORS ensuring you get top level forklift training.

Address

  • Name: Hills Safety & Training Services
  • Address: 63, 63 Murdock Avenue, Ashton-On-Ribble, Preston, PR2 2BL
  • Region: North West

Contact Details

You can contact Hills Safety & Training Services by calling 07971 043 876 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 Hills Safety & Training Services 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 Hills Safety & Training Services for specifics.

Accreditation

Any training and licensing must be conducted by accredited companies so when choosing your training provider ensure they are accredited. In this case Hills Safety & Training Services are accredited by NPORS.

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.