Counterbalance Forklift Driving Experience


Perfect for enthusiasts and adventure-seekers, this 90-minute counterbalance forklift adventure offers a unique blend of excitement and skill. Featuring a comprehensive safety briefing, hands-on operation, and expert guidance, you’ll master the art of forklift driving. Challenge yourself with tasks like load lifting, pallet stacking, and navigating intricate obstacles. This experience, ideal for heavy machinery lovers and those seeking an unconventional driving challenge, promises an unforgettable adventure.


Embark on the extraordinary journey of mastering the art of driving and operating a Counterbalance Forklift Truck with our 90 minute Counterbalance Forklift Adventure. Imagine the excitement as you delve into the world of industrial vehicles, a unique experience far from ordinary driving.

Your adventure starts with a comprehensive safety and operational briefing. Then, equipped with the necessary safety gear, you will step into the forklift’s cockpit, ready for an hour of engaging and skillful driving under expert guidance.

This experience is more than just driving; it’s about skillfully managing the forklift, from lifting and moving loads, artfully stacking pallets, to expertly weaving through a series of intricate obstacles. It’s a test of precision and control, offering a thrilling challenge.

The session concludes with a thoughtful debrief, discussing your performance and potential areas for growth in this field. Ideal for those with a passion for heavy machinery or seeking an unconventional driving experience, this forklift adventure is sure to leave a lasting impression.

Experience Overview: Your Day's Journey

When you arrive, the NCT Forklift Training crew will greet you warmly. Starting with a swift, informative briefing before escorting you to your Apache Counterbalance Forklift.  During this extended 90-minute session, you’ll engage in a range of activities. This includes readying the forklift for different lifting tasks, expertly stacking pallets, and skillfully navigating through a series of challenges and constraints.

Contents of Your Adventure Package

Following purchase we’ll promptly whisk an experience voucher and all the necessary booking details either to your doorstep or straight to the lucky recipient. Just double-check the info we send over, and then you’re all set to book your exciting experience.

Participant Essentials

  • Joining Age: 14 and above (those under 18 require consent from a parent or guardian)
  • Language Skills: A good grasp of English is needed for clear instructions
  • Driving License: Not a must, but having one is a plus
  • Health Check: Be in fine fettle with the ability to manage hand and foot controls
  • Dress Code: All safety equipment is provided
  • Zero Tolerance: Steering clear of alcohol and drugs is a must to join in
  • Bring Your Cheer Squad: Up to two supporters welcome (minors need an adult buddy)
  • Safety First: Rest assured, we and our partners have all the necessary insurance covers

When Can You Join Us?

  • Open Days: Weekdays are a go! We’re open year-round, bank holidays excluded. Some Saturdays are up for grabs too.
  • Plan Ahead: Booking 4 weeks ahead is smart to snag your spot.
  • Your Time with Us: Set aside 1 hour 30 minutes. This includes a 15-minute warm-up chat, 60 minutes of hands-on time, and a 15-minute wind-down.