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Press Release : Engineering apprenticeships support career success according to new forklift industry survey

“45% of senior managers in UK forklift truck companies started their careers as an engineering apprentice”, according to a survey of British Industrial Truck Association (BITA) members.

The survey, carried out in late January and early February, to support National Apprenticeship Week, was based on a poll of the 25 companies making up BITA‟s Truck Suppliers Group (TSG).

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Press Release : FLTA and BITA emphasise opportunities for fork lift truck engineering apprentices

“There’s never been a better time to consider a career in fork lift truck engineering,” is today’s message from the Boards of the Fork Lift Truck Association (FLTA) and the British Industrial Truck Association (BITA).

Thanks to a series of initiatives from both of the trade associations representing the UK fork lift truck industry there are now lift truck engineering options to suit the full range of companies and students, accommodating every type of business that needs to maintain fork lift trucks.

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Press Release : BITA launches industry recruitment initiative at AGM as Forklift Truck market outlook continues to improve

A new initiative to attract new blood into the Forklift Truck market, through better opportunities and apprenticeships, was the headline announcement at the BITA (British Industrial Truck Association) AGM on 6 May 2011.

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