Morton Training

Office: 01430 860 057 Andrew: 01430 860 057
Lantra registered training provider City and Guilds / NPTC assessment centre Advantage
Lantra Training Provider MORA02
NPTC Assessment Centre 741220

About Morton Training Limited

Andrew Morton started instructing in 1983, he then formed Morton Training in 1989. The business has grown over this time from strength to strength, in 2011 his wife Linda joined him in the business. In 2021 they were joined in the office by Helen and in 2022 by Jo and Sarah, together they make a great team.

The business covers the whole of the UK. We can deliver training from our base in the East Riding of Yorkshire or out on site at clients premises.

Morton Training Limited operates within the land based industries and prides itself on delivering high quality training. It is a Lantra registered Training Provider, a NPORS accredited Training Provider and City & Guilds/NPTC Assessment Centre.  This means that we are able to meet more of your training and assessment requirements. All our instructors and assessors are highly qualified and registered with Lantra, City and Guilds/NPTC and/or NPORS.

It is our aim to anticipate and satisfy the needs of our clients by providing quality training and assessment and to advise the client regarding their individual needs.

We deliver training to a wide range of businesses including National Companies, Councils and Local Authorities, Environmental Organisations and Individuals, many of whom return year after year.

Morton Training Limited work closely with various funding bodies and may be able to help you find funding for your training.

Our training covers a wide range of courses including Chainsaws, Pesticides, Tractors, Mowers, Brushcutters, Woodchippers, MEWP, ATV’s, Health & Safety, First Aid, Manual Handling, Plant and Machinery and more. Please go to a link for more details.

We are also able to offer Tailored Courses to suit the requirements of your business.

If you are unable to find the course that you are looking for or you require further information on courses or funding, then please email us at or call the office on 01430 860 057.



“This is the best training I have had and I've had a lot of training! The instructor was excellent, explaining things extremely well”
8th November 2023 - Brushcutter

“Instructor did a good job at pushing me to go further than I thought I was capable of going within the course, in both theory aspects and practical.”
17th April 2023 - Tree climbing and aerial rescue (203)

“I can honestly say it was the best training day I have had in a long time. Darryl's ability to deliver training, not only in the classroom but also when we were actually ‘doing’ what we needed to sharpen up on or learn on the machinery, was brilliant. Thank you, I am sure we will be back for some more training.”
13th April 2023 - Telehandler refresher

“You took great care to understand where we were coming from at the outset, made us feel very welcome and that our needs were understood and responded to.”
2nd March 2023 - Chainsaw training

“Course venue - spot on. Materials - spot on. Knowledge and communication skills - second to none - A*. All the equipment that we needed extra was all there - perfect. The training was top notch, met all of my needs.”
22nd December 2022 - Chainsaw maintenance, cross-cutting and felling up to 380mm (201/202)

“Excellent week with Simon. Extremely knowledgeable and approachable. Every question asked was answered and Simon takes the time to explain things in detail on a one on one basis if you are struggling. 100% would recommend Simon as an instructor.”
22nd December 2022 - Chainsaw maintenance, cross-cutting and felling up to 380mm (201/202)

“Great knowledge and training - Zak made things easy to understand and always gave you his time. Thank you”
12th December 2022 - Tree climbing, aerial rescue, and chainsaw from a rope and harness (204/204)

“My confidence has grown massively over the week - great instructor (Simon), approachable and explained everything well. Thank you. ”
8th December 2022 - Chainsaw maintenance, cross-cutting and felling up to 380mm (201/202)

“Morton's chainsaw training exceeded expectations. James is an excellent trainer, hugely knowledgeable, an excellent communicator and made a wet and cold week hugely enjoyable!”
25th November 2022 - Chainsaw maintenance, cross-cutting and felling up to 380mm (201/202)

“I was wondering if you could let our trainer at the last telehandler /Slinger/Signaller training that our installation of Xmas Trees at the hospitals was text book and went like a dream. We could not have undertaken this work without your support and the instructors tutelage. ”
5th November 2019 - Slinger/Signaller and Telehandler


Morton Training Limited

Lantra Training Provider MORA02  |  NPTC Assessment Centre 741220

Morton Park, Drain Lane,
Holme on Spalding Moor, YO43 4DG
VAT number 236 4834 94
Registered Cardiff, Wales. Company Number 10071857.

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