01698 230200 info@dgctraining.co.uk

73 Meadow Road
North Lanarkshire

Tel: 01698 230200


ITA Funding for new applications has closed.

This is due to the higher than anticipated uptake during this financial year.

Skills Development Scotland hope to be able to offer this funding again in April 2019*.

Individuals who wish to register their interest in applying for funding next year should visit www.myworldofwork.co.uk

* subject to new budgets being agreed.


*  Counterbalance Novice * 

*  Counterbalance Refresher  * 

*  Reach Refresher  * 

  * Conversion to Reach *

  * Conversion to Counterbalance*

* CB Experienced  *  

* Reach Experienced  *  

*  CSCS  * 

*  Personal License Holder (PLH)  *

 * Power Pallet Truck (Low Level) – Novice * 

 * Power Pallet Truck (Low Level) – Experienced * 

 * Power Pallet Truck (Low Level) – Refresher * 

Reach Truck Courses

REFRESHER:  for candidates who hold a previous certificate (even if it is out of date).

20 December – 1 final space available

CONVERSION:  for candidates who hold certificates on other qualifying Forklifts (such as a Counterbalance)

This is a one day course for one candidate – Dates on application

NOVICE COURSE – this is typically a 4 day course for 2 candidates (this isn’t as common as the counterbalance novice course so it can take a few weeks to get another candidate arranged before dates can be confirmed).

Counterbalance Experienced Course

This is a 2 day course for 2 candidates (or 3 days for 3 candidates)

Tue 8 & Wed 9 January 2019 – 1 space available

Thu 17 & Fri 18 January 2019 – 1 space available

Counterbalance Refresher Course

1 day course for candidates who have been previous trained and can provide evidence (certificate – including in-house versions, Photo ID card or training record).

Thursday 24 January 2019 – 1 final space available

CSCS Labourers Card including

SQA Health & Safety in Construction Level 1

  • Pre Course Materials for Study at home
  • Centre Attendance of at least one day for Level 1 course and assessment (8.30am – 4.30pm)
  • Test Centre Attendance for CSCS Test (Pearson Vue Test centre closest to your home location)
  • Labourer Card Ordered.

Next dates for level 1 in DGC centre

Fri 11 January 2019 –  5 spaces available

Warehouse Operatives Course^

This is an ideal introductory course for candidates new to working in a Warehouse environment and comprises of 3 elements:  Basic PPT & Manual Handling plus^ either SQA Emergency First Aid at Work or an online Fire Safety Course which can be completed at home or in the centre.  The course is run over 2 individual phases.

SQA Emergency First Aid at WorkFriday 25 January 2019 – space available

PPT/Manual Handling – Friday 1 February – 3 spaces available

Online Fire Safety Coursedates to be discussed to suit individual

Counterbalance Novice Course

5 day course for candidates with no experience

Next course with availability:

Mon 4 – Fri 8 Feb 2019 – 2 spaces available

(please note: courses fill up fast – Secure your space now)

Driver CPC Courses

LGV – January date coming soon – (please register your interest by calling 01698 230 200)

PCV – Sat 12 January 2019 – confirmed

next LGV course date to be advised


Please note, courses under the Master Driver Consortium are run specifically for either LGV or PCV drivers and only those with the eligible categories on their license can attend.  If for instance, a PCV driver wants to attend a course being run for LGV candidates, they must have C categories on their license as well as their D categories.  PCV drivers attending an LGV course with only D categories will not have their hours downloaded.  Please ensure you check you are eligible for a proposed course before booking.

Click here to see all our RTITB Master Driver CPC Consortium Member course topics

SQA Emergency First Aid at Work

One Day course

Friday 25 January 2019


To re-register with the Street Works Qualification Register (SWQR) and be issued with a new SWQR card the individual must achieve one or more of the reassessed qualifications listed here.

Call 01698 230 200 or email info@dgctraining.co.uk for more details, costs and availability.

Racking Inspection & Maintenance Training

(IOSH approved qualification valid for 3 years)

NEXT COURSE: Date to be advised

 DGC can also offer the following:

  • Initial inspection of your racking & report
  • Yearly Audit
  • Racking Damage Awareness for Operatives

Manual Handling Course (RTITB Accredited)

This is a one day course (starting at 8.30am)

Call for details or to secure a space on our next course.


We also offer a basic half day Manual Handling course as part of our In-Centre Warehouse Operatives course:

PPT Course (RTITB)

This is a one day course for all levels of candidates.

  • Novice (2 candidates per day)
  • Experienced (3 candidates per day)
  • Refresher (4 candidates per day)

Successful candidates will be registered on the RTITB database and issued with a certificate and Photo ID card.

Call or email to discuss suitable dates.

(MEWP) Mobile Elevated Work Platform

Scissor Lift & Boom

One Day Course (Hamilton location)

IPAF Qualification lasts for 5 years.

Call for available dates.

Scottish Personal License Holder (SPLH)

one day course

No upcoming dates scheduled – please keep checking back for further updates.