KION ITS (Linde MH Newton Aycliffe)

KION ITS, based in Durham, offers comprehensive forklift training that is accredited by ITSSAR. With their expertise in the field, KION ITS provides top-notch training programs for individuals seeking to enhance their forklift operating skills. Located in Newton Aycliffe, their training facility is equipped with state-of-the-art equipment and experienced instructors who ensure a safe and effective learning environment. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced forklift operator, KION ITS is dedicated to providing the highest quality training to meet your specific needs.

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 KION ITS (Linde MH Newton Aycliffe) are fully accredited by ITSARR ensuring you get top level forklift training.


  • Name: KION ITS (Linde MH Newton Aycliffe)
  • Address: St. Cuthberts Way, Aycliffe Ind. Estate, Co. Durham, DL5 6HR
  • Region: North East

Contact Details

You can contact KION ITS (Linde MH Newton Aycliffe) by emailing or calling 01925 651177 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 KION ITS (Linde MH Newton Aycliffe) 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 KION ITS (Linde MH Newton Aycliffe) 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 KION ITS (Linde MH Newton Aycliffe) 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.