01698 230200 info@dgctraining.co.uk

73 Meadow Road
North Lanarkshire

Tel: 01698 230200

The Individual Training Account scheme (ITA) has re-opened

15,000 applications have been released and will be open from 27 June until 30 September 2019.
The scheme will be put on hold when the target of 15,000 is met or by 30 September, whichever comes first.

*  Counterbalance Novice * 

  * Conversion to Reach *

  * Conversion to Counterbalance*

* CB Experienced  *  

*  CSCS  * 

 * Power Pallet Truck (Low Level) – Novice * 

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

Mon 12 August – spaces 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).

26 July 2019 – FULL

2 September – 2 spaces available

Counterbalance Novice Course

Course for candidates with no experience:  

Next courses with availability:

Mon 26 – Fri 30 August 2019 – 3 spaces

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

PPT Novice Course (RTITB)

This is a one day course for those with no experience of operating a PPT.  

Thursday 5 September 2019

Driver CPC Courses

LGV COURSES – the following courses are booked into the diary

  • Wed 14 August – 1 final space remaining
  • Thu 15 August – 2 final spaces remaining
  • Fri 16 August
  • Mon 26 August
  • Tue 27 August
  • Wed 28 August
  • Thu 29 August
  • Fri 30 August

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

Counterbalance Experienced Course

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

3 day course – 21-23 August – 3 spaces available

3 day course – 9-11 September – 3 spaces available

Racking Inspection & Maintenance Training

(IOSH approved qualification valid for 3 years)

MONDAY 19 AUGUST 2019 *** final 4 spaces  ***

 DGC can also offer the following:

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

SQA Emergency First Aid at Work

One Day course

Wednesday 7 August – few spaces available

Monday 19 August – final space available

Reach Truck Courses

REFRESHER:  for candidates who hold a previous certificate (even if it is out of date).

Monday 19 August

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


Manual Handling Course (RTITB Accredited)

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

Friday 6 September


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

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 –  PROVISIONAL DATE – 15 & 16 AUGUST

SQA Emergency First Aid at Work – 19 AUGUST

(MEWP) Mobile Elevated Work Platform

Scissor Lift & Boom

One Day Course (Hamilton location)

IPAF Qualification lasts for 5 years.

Call for available dates


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.

Scottish Personal License Holder (SPLH)

one day course

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

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