As well as offering high quality forklifts for sale, as well as an extensive range of additional material handling equipment, from pallet storage racks to leading brands of trucks from the likes of Caterpillar, TCM Lift Trucks and Genie, Newcastle based Complete Material Handling (CMH Limited) are also the only equipment supplier in the region to offer forklift driver training courses.

Especially within the industrial sector, there is a likelihood that incidents may occur due to improper use of machinery. By offering your team training with CMH, you are reducing the risk of something happening, as well as providing your company with all the necessary legal certification to operate forklift trucks. All of CMH’s team are fully licensed to tutor new drivers under RTITB and ITSSAR qualifications, so you can be safe in the knowledge that your drivers are receiving only the best training from completely professional forklift truck operators.

When in a working environment, there are many reasons why a driver training course could benefit not only your team, but your company as a whole. Health and Safety Executive offer online advice and support for drivers, including the dos and don’ts of operating all kinds of material handling equipment. This is reiterated in CMH’s training course. Here, you will learn how to properly operate the fork truck using different weights, as well as methods to safely load and unload the machine. Pre-shift checks are also hugely important, and must be carried out daily to ensure the safety and performance of your forklift truck. As well as this, your drivers will also be taught vital transportation lessons, as well as how to stack empty pallets. This can then ensure a confident, effective and productive workforce, with your project running as smoothly as possible.

Currently, CMH are running forklift truck training Wearside. As well as this, they can also offer additional services to make your experience and purchase or rental of a forklift truck positive. This can include forklift service and trade-in, where CMH can offer realistic and competitive quotes for your second-hand machinery. For more information, please visit