Welcome to DS UK Training
DS UK training provider is one of the leading training providers. It was established in 1999 by Paul Murphy with the aim of providing the highest standard of B+E towing & trailer training, All types of ITSSAR accredited FLT and refresher training on Plant Machinery.
B+E training and the DVSA test
If you passed your car driving test on or after 1 January 1997 you are permitted to: drive a car or van up to 3,500kg maximum authorised mass (MAM) towing a trailer of up to 750kg MAM, tow a trailer over 750kg MAM as long as the combined MAM of the trailer and towing vehicle is no more than 3,500kg.
If you passed on or after 19 January 2013, you can only tow a trailer of 750kg regardless of towing vehicle, you are not entitled by law to the combination weight of both vehicle and trailer.
If you need to tow in excess of 750kg then you need to do a DVSA B+E driving test. DS UK Training can provide training for all drivers from cars to vans or goods vehicles (up to 750 ton).
Forklift Truck training
We are an ITSSAR accredited company providing forklift truck training for all types of trucks. These include counterbalance, pivot steer, reach trucks, Tele-handler and pallet trucks. We can also provide refresher and conversion courses. We maintain high quality levels of training at all times.
We can also provide non-accredited Forklift Training which allows an individual to use the FLT while they remain in your employ. We train individuals of all skill levels, from complete novices to skilled operators requiring re-validation. As a company we have a no-nonsense approach to our training. It is your RESPONSIBILITY as a company manager to make sure you are up to date with the HSE Health & Safety legislation requirements.