73 Meadow Road
Tel: 01698 230200
Individual Training Account applications are on hold as the initial target of 3700 applications has been met.
SDS and the Scottish Government are exploring options to maximise the impact of the scheme, within the available budget.
If your application has been approved, you must book onto a course within four weeks of receiving your confirmation email.
* Counterbalance Novice *
* Conversion to Reach *
* Conversion to Counterbalance*
* CB Experienced *
* CSCS *
* Power Pallet Truck (Low Level) – Novice *
Counterbalance Novice Course
Course for candidates with no experience: Next courses with availability:
- Tue 27 – Fri 30 May – 1 space available
- Mon 3 – Fri 7 June – FULL
- Mon 10 – Fri 14 June – 2 spaces available
(please note: courses fill up fast – Secure your space now)
Driver CPC Courses
LGV COURSES – the following courses are booked into the diary
- Wednesday 29 May
- Wednesday 12 June
- Wednesday 3 July
PCV – next date specifically for bus drivers to be advised, or upon request (minimum numbers apply)
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
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
Wednesday 5 June 2019 – 6 spaces
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).
- Friday 7 June – 1 space
- Monday 17 June – 1 Space
PPT Novice Course (RTITB)
This is a one day course for those with no experience of operating a PPT.
Friday 14 June 2019 – 1 space available
SQA Emergency First Aid at Work
One Day course
Friday 21 June 2019
4 spaces available
Counterbalance Experienced Course
This is a 3 day course for 3 candidates (or 2 days for 2 candidates)
Next course date coming soon.
Reach Truck Courses
REFRESHER: for candidates who hold a previous certificate (even if it is out of date).
CONVERSION: for candidates who hold certificates on other qualifying Forklifts (such as a Counterbalance)
Dates on application
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.
PPT/Manual Handling – NEW DATE COMING SOON
Online Fire Safety Course – dates to be discussed to suit individual
SQA Emergency First Aid at Work – NEW DATE COMING SOON
(MEWP) Mobile Elevated Work Platform
Scissor Lift & Boom
One Day Course (Hamilton location)
IPAF Qualification lasts for 5 years.
Call for available dates
STREET WORKS REASSESSMENT SCHEME
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 email@example.com 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.
DGC CERTIFICATED COURSE
We also offer a basic half day Manual Handling course as part of our In-Centre Warehouse Operatives course:
Scottish Personal License Holder (SPLH)
one day course
No upcoming dates scheduled – please keep checking back for further updates.