Scissor Lift Training Course


Luft Training Services are an Independent forklift truck training centre. We train operators on, Counterbalance, Reach, Bendi, Side Loaders, rough terrain telescopic, electric and manual pallet truck, Scissor Lift training course plus many more.

Scissor Lift training is not in any way an option for companies operating Scissor Lifts on its property. Regulations require all employers to take reasonable steps to ensure the safety among their employees, but courts are always going assign liability to managers and companies who fail to ensure their workers have been correctly trained and hold the appropriate certification.

Scissor Lift training courses are available to businesses and individuals across West Sussex and East Sussex to include Chichester, Bognor Regis, Littlehampton, Worthing, Lancing, Hove, Brighton and all surrounding area’s. If you are not sure if we cover your area please call us or use our contact form page as ember of the team are always happy to assist you.


It’s a well known fact that there are companies out there which offer Scissor Lift training courses on a pay monthly cost, this involves signing up for finance and usually incurs a very high interest rate and in some cases a deposit.

Normally these companies do not train their pupils direct and ultimately request quotes from companies like us. At Luft Training Services our Scissor Lift training costs are both competitive and low so you can afford to go direct.


How old do I need to be to take the Scissor Lift training course?

The current minimum age to take the Scissor Lift training course is 16+ years old.

About the Scissor Lift training course


Instructors can come to your site using your facilities and equipment.

Course duration:

There are two types of training courses held, 1 day refresher and 1 day novice.

  1. One day novice course is for operators with no previous training or experience.
  2. One day refresher course for up to 3 candidates is only for operators who have had previous training on the equipment and need to renew their certificate.

What certificate will I get if I pass my test?

Each successful operator will receive an A4 size certificate from Luft Training Services. You will then receive a national and European recognised photographic ID licence which will be RTITB Registered and details will be held on the Nors National Database which will be sent to you in the post shortly afterwards.

Scissor Lift Course Details

  • Responsibility of the operator
  • Operational Safety Code
  • Site Safety
  • Risk Assessment
  • Simple Manoeuvring
  • Advanced Manoeuvring
  • Basic Hydraulic & Electrical systems
  • Daily Safety Checks & Maintenance
  • Refuelling / Recharging
  • Practical Examinations
  • Vehicle Loading (where applicable)

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