Recycling Lives Social Enterprise

Recycling Lives Social Enterprise, based in Preston, offers comprehensive forklift training that is accredited by ITSSAR. With a commitment to providing top-notch training, they equip individuals with the necessary skills and knowledge to operate forklifts safely and efficiently. Their training programs are designed to meet industry standards and ensure compliance with health and safety regulations. Whether you are a beginner or seeking to enhance your existing skills, Recycling Lives Social Enterprise is dedicated to delivering high-quality forklift training that meets your 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 Recycling Lives Social Enterprise are fully accredited by ITSARR ensuring you get top level forklift training.


  • Name: Recycling Lives Social Enterprise
  • Address: Unit 1a, Essex Street, Preston, PR1 1QE
  • Region: North West

Contact Details

You can contact Recycling Lives Social Enterprise by emailing [email protected] or calling 1772654321 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 Recycling Lives Social Enterprise 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 Recycling Lives Social Enterprise 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 Recycling Lives Social Enterprise 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.