We currently offer the following courses - be sure to check regularly as we add more

Forklift

The Certificate of Basic Training covers theoretical and practical training enables trainees to operate the truck in a safe and correct fashion in accordance with current legislation, regulation & codes of practice. On completion of course, trainees will also be able to carry out routine inspections of the truck and understand the causes of load and truck instability.

Other courses available include: Pivot steer, Rough terrain, Telescopic handler, Lorry loader (HIAB), Sideloader, Overhead gantry crane, Scissor lift (MEWP), Cherry picker (MEWP) and Narrow aisle (Man up/Man down) - more details via contact form.

Non-members
Members
Novice operators £510
Novice operators £459
Experienced operators £358.80
Experienced operators £322.92
Re-tests £156
Re-tests £140.40

Health and Safety

The Logistics Skills Alliance runs a range of health and safety courses relevant to the logistics sector. These include;

  • Manual Handling
  • Health & Safety at Work
  • Working from Heights
  • First Aid
  • Food Hygeine
  • Fire Safety
  • Risk Assessment
 

Driver CPC

The Driver CPC (Certificate of Professional Competence) is for drivers of passenger carrying vehicles (PCV) and drivers of large goods vehicles (LGV) who drive professionally throughout the UK and the rest of Europe. It is a legal requirement to complete periodic CPC training of 35 hours (5 days) every 5 years and this can take place however you choose i.e., 1 day per year or 5 days in a week.

Non-members
Members
£78 + £8.75 DVSA upload fee/trainee
£71.40 + £8.75 DVSA upload fee/trainee

Operator CPC

The course is suitable for any candidate wishing to enter the profession of Road Haulage Transport Management or to demonstrate competence in meeting the Operator Licensing requirements. The requirement for a CPC is contained within the Goods Vehicle (Licensing of Operators) Act 1995 and it is these regulations that implement the EU Directive 74/561.

Non-members
Members
CPC Road Haulage 10 day course £1,380
CPC Road Haulage 10 day course £1,262
CPC Home study pack and 1 day revision £478.80
CPC Home study pack and 1 day revision £430.92
CPC Home study pack £180
CPC Home study pack £162

Dangerous goods by Air Awareness Level

This is a one day course designed for personnel who are involved in the shipping, receiving or procurement departments including managers and supervisors, who would benefit knowing the basic information into the Transportation of Dangerous Goods by Air, which complies with the requirements of the International Civil Aviation Organisation’s (ICAO) Technical Instructions for the Safe Transport of Dangerous Goods by Air.

ADR Carriage of Dangerous Goods by Road

ADR courses are required for any driver who carries hazardous materials in any vehicles. All drivers must pass module one – the Core Module, regardless of the type of vehicle they will drive or the chemicals they will carry. They must then pass either module two (tanks) or module three (packaged goods), or both if they wish. They can then choose from any combination of the classes, modules four to twelve, depending on the class of chemical they wish to carry. Training and testing is available for all modules except Module 1 and 7 – Explosives and Radioactive.

ADR Core/Packs & 7 classes (modules C,P, 2,3,4,5,6,8,9) 3.5 days instruction.

Cargo operatives (Previously Level D)

The Cargo Operative (previously Level D) course is mandatory for all staff involved in the handling or preparation of air cargo.

  • Level B+C plus
  • Methods of concealment
  • Methods of making cargo known
  • 1 day instruction