SHEAR Training & Consultancy has 20 years experience in the conducting, maintaining and development of Employees skills, whether through forklift training or a diverse range of other mobile plant equipment.

Training is a key requirement to ensure that staff are fully competent to carry out activities on your behalf thus enabling you to full fill your legal obligations. We also believe that good training is an investment as it helps in the reduction of accidents and damage incidents. 

At SHEAR Training & Consultancy all of our Instructors are accredited by associated bodies such as  IPAF, ALLMI and/or  ITSSAR and are regularly audited to ensure the continuation of high training standards.

As stipulated by the HSE's approved code of practice L117 all of our instructors are familiar with the vehicles on which they run courses.

Courses available novice, experienced, safety refresher and conversion. Courses can be held at times to meet customers requirements.

We have the expertise to help your business demands and customers needs for further information please Contact us today.

Dedicated to bringing QUALITY training to YOU.  


Here are just some of the training courses on offer :-

  • Counterbalance - including attachments
  • Side Loader 
  • Multi Directional
  • Loading Shovel
  • Skid Steer
  • Rough terrain telescopic forklift
  • Industrial telescopic forklift
  • Rough terrain masted forklift
  • MEWP's operator all categories/ harness user -inspection
  • Slinger/Signaller
  • Vehicle Banksman
  • Overhead gantry crane with pendant
  • Abrasive wheel
  • Lorry Mounted Loader - All types
  • 180/360 Excavator
  • Front/rear tipper dumper
  • Tandem vibratory roller
  • Manual Handling - Tailored to requirements
  • Working at Height
  • Safe use of Ladders and Inspection
  • Portable Power Tool
  • Cat + Genny user
  • Hot work/Welding
  • SMAT 
  • Accident/Incident Investigation
  • Emergency Spills and Response
  • Risk assessment
  • First Aid Training
  • Asbestos Awareness Training 

Other courses are available upon request. the above is a selection of our most popular