Forklift Training Dorset

Are you looking to upskill? Fancy adding a useful certification to your CV? If you already work with HGVs or in a warehouse, then forklift operations is an invaluable skill to possess. Here at MSM Training, we provide the best forklift training Dorset has seen. If you’re tired of missing out on all those great job opportunities, it’s time to make a change. Call us on 01202 826288 to find out more.

Take the next step in your career with our forklift training in Dorset

Walk into any warehouse, and you’ll easily spot a forklift or two whizzing about the place. These are essential for manually loading and offloading large crates, pallets, components and equipment that are too heavy to lift by hand. However, you can’t simply hop in one and begin operating it. You need to be certified first, and we can help you accomplish this through forklift training Dorset.

Perhaps you’re looking for increased pay and responsibility in your current job? Or maybe you’re searching job portals, such as Indeed, for your next career choice? Most haulage and warehouse based jobs nowadays require that you hold a full forklift operator’s license. At MSM Training, we provide Dorset forklift training programs. You can obtain your full license in just 5 days!

What to expect from our forklift training Dorset

Here at MSM Training, we are the leading choice for providing extensive, high-quality training programs for those looking to work in the haulage industry. While HGV/ LGV training is our bread and butter, we also provide Road Transport Industry Training Board (RTITB) certified forklift training in Dorset too.

Forklift Training Dorset

As the most comprehensive choice for forklift training Dorset has to offer, we can provide training and certification for those looking to operate all types of forklifts including:

  • Moffett
  • Telescopic Handler
  • Counterbalance
  • Side Loaders
  • Bendi and more

Successful completion of our Dorset forklift training entitles you to driver card which is valid for three years. You’ll also be fully certified with the RTITB, and your details will be added to the National Operator Registration Scheme.

What course options are available?

Are you a complete novice who has never operated a forklift truck in their life? Then our Novice Course is for you. No prior experience is necessary as this course will cover all the fundamentals. From the basics right through to the advanced skills required to control a forklift safely and efficiently; this course covers all the bases.

Each Novice Course is available for up to three candidates. Duration of these forklift training Dorset courses will vary; a single candidate can expect to complete the course in just 3 days whereas it’ll take up to 5 days with three candidates.

As mentioned above, a driver card is only valid for three years at which point a refresher course must be undertaken to renew the card. Our Refresher forklift training in Dorset is available to those who have received previous formal training. Each course is open to up to three candidates and can be completed in just 1 day.

So, whether you’re working as a warehouse assistant or drive/ training to drive heavy goods vehicles, we recommend forklift training Dorset. While not necessarily an essential certification to have; it’ll certainly give you that edge when applying for jobs.

Why choose MSM Training

With more than 30 years’ experience and a team of fully DVSA qualified and certified instructors, you can rest assured you’re in safe hands with MSM Training. Providing a range of training courses to both commercial haulage companies and private individuals, our skills and knowledge are unsurpassed. At MSM Training, you’ll find a wide range of courses including:

We provide an excellent balance between theory and practical exercises that will see you transition from the classroom to the cabin. So you get the most out of your Dorset forklift training we ensure that all courses are supervised throughout. You’ll receive insightful tips and advice, and we’ll show you ways to be both competent and safe.

Our forklift training Dorset courses can be carried out at your site or our extensive training facility based in Mannington, Wimborne. Wherever you choose to train, you’ll have peace of mind that MSM Training is on the Register of National Instructors (RNI). We’re also part of the Accredited Association of Lorry Loader Manufacturers and Importers (ALLMI).


For more information about our forklift training Dorset or to book a place on one of our courses, call today on 01202 826288. For all general enquiries, drop us an email at