Training

MTS Training Services is an ITSSAR (Independent Training Standard Scheme and Register) training company based in Selkirk in the Scottish Borders. Our company was formed in 2006 and carries out personal training tailored to suit our client’s needs, training can be carried out at our training centre in Selkirk or at our customer’s premises. Our trainers are ITSSAR registered, IOSH members to (CMIOSH) Chartered Members status and CITB members. We can offer to carry out training on many subjects and on various pieces of machinery.

Training duration depends on machine type and operator experience.

MTS Training Services Certificates are issued on completion of training to successful candidates.

Machine Type

Forklift Truck

Duration: 1 day, 3 days or 5 days

Telescopic-Handler

Duration: 1 day, 3 days or 5 days

Electric Hand Pallet Truck

Duration: 0.5 day

Pedestrian Pallet Truck

Duration: 0.5 day

MEWP (Scissor Lift)

Duration: 1 day

MEWP (Static Boom)

Duration: 1 day

MEWP (Mobile Boom)

Duration: 1 day

HI-AB Operator Training

Duration: 1 day

Gantry Crane

Duration: 1 day

Slinger

Duration: 1 day

Banksman/Vehicle Management

Duration: 0.5 day, 1 day

Health & Safety Courses

Abrasive Wheel Operator Training

Duration: 0.5 day

Asbestos Awareness

Duration: 0.5 day

Face Fit Testing (RPE)

Duration: 0.5 day

First Aid Courses
Manual Handling Awareness

Duration: 0.5 day

Safe Use of Ladders/Step Ladders

Duration: 0.5 day

Scaffold Awareness

Duration: 0.5 day

Working at Height Awareness

Duration: 0.5 day

Inspections

Ladder Inspections
PAT (Portable Appliance Testing)
Site Inspections/Audits