The EIE Training Academy provides our internal and customers employees with comprehensive learning initiatives. From soft skills through to product and technical aptitudes and training, certifications, and trade qualifications across all warehousing and industrial equipment and processes, irrespective of brand.

The EIE Training Academy consists of seven certified national trainers, four administrative support employees, as well as a dedicated learning materials developer, who ensures that high-quality materials and content are readily-available.

When not in use, EIE Training Academy’s facility in Kempton Park is available for hire for personal or corporate functions.


With accredited training facilities in each major region across South Africa, we are fully equipped to offer theoretical classroom-based training, practical workshop training, instructor-led virtual training sessions as well as e-Learning.

Theoretical classroom-based training

Practical workshop training

Instructor-led virtual training


Our forklift driver / operator training and licence enables and verifies learners ability to operate various forklift trucks for the safe and efficient movement and stacking of loads with lift truck OEM and legislation.

Our Forklift Driver Training and licence falls under the following Unit Standards:

U/S U/S Title Lift Truck
242972 Operate advanced defined purpose lift trucks Reach Truck & Vector
242974 Operate counter-balanced lift truck Counter Balance
242981 Operate defined purpose lift trucks Pallet Trucks
260761 Operate a reach stracker Heavy Cranes
  • Course Duration: See training course structure below
  • Certificate Validity:  Valid for 2 years

Training courses are structured as per prior qualifications and experience of Driver Training Candidates.

Driver Training Courses are structured as follows:

  • NOVICE: Candidates with no prior training or experience = 5 day training course.
  • REFRESHER: Candidates with a valid certificate or licence, but within 90 days of expiry of either of these two documents = will be a renewal for 1 day.
  • ON SITE TRAINING – YOUR PREMISES are recommended as drivers are familiar with the forklift.

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When not in use, EIE Training Academy’s facility in Kempton Park is available for hire for personal or corporate functions.

Venue Address: 61 Maple Road, Pomona, Kempton Park


  • Executive Boardroom: 66m² / Maximum 14 Persons
  • Training / Conference Room: 40m² – 128m² / Maximum 48 Person


  • Kitchen
  • Internet
  • Bathroom
  • Security
  • Secured Parking

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