Forklift and Truck Training


Helping to assist make your business operation a safer working environment whist meeting compliance requirements. Training will assist in operator awareness, thus reducing accidents, material damage, and downtime by improving operator competency.
Our training courses include; Forklift Operator Certification, Forklift F endorsements, Dangerous Goods Endorsement plus Elevated Work Platforms (EWP), Truck Licensing - Class 2, Class 4 and Class 5.

Training and Assessment with a registered instructor

We offer training courses to the standards set by: WorkSafe NZ, NZ Transport Agency, Competenz, MITO, SKILLS ITO and HIANZ.
Our Instructor Paul has been full time assessing and training with Central Group since 2001.

Our instructors are Fully registered with some of the following: Competenz, New Zealand Transport Agency, MITO, Sills Organisation ITO and HIANZ. 

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On-site training to fit around your work schedule

Courses can be arranged on Central's site or on your site. Courses can be tailored to your business schedule and timing.
We can also train operators with varying degrees of experience to improve their performance/competency (i.e. one on one tuition).

All the skills needed for safe and efficient operation

We impart all the skills needed for safe and efficient operation in the industrial workplace. We make sure that operators on the course are aware of their responsibility to comply with relevant approved codes of practice (ACoP) and to ensure the safety of themselves, others, and property.
NOTE: the health and safety services formerly refered to as; Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment (MBIE) and earlier Department of Labour (DoL) or Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) MUST now be referred to as Work Safe NZ.
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Course Options
  • Forklift Operator Certification/ Forklift Operator 'Refresher' certification - (New and Renewals)
  • ‘F’ Endorsement course for driving on public roads.   (See link: What is a road?)
  • Dangerous Goods Endorsements  - (New and Renewals) 
  • Elevated Work Platform (EWP) Silver card and Unit Standards - (New and Renewals)
  • Truck Licensing - Class 2, Class 4 and Class 5

If you have any questions regarding the above courses or would like to discuss dates - please contact our Training coordinator on 0800 538 735 or email

See our list of upcoming course dates.

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