AFI Uplift Ltd

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AFI Uplift Ltd

0844 417 9644

AFI specialises in the hire and sale of powered access equipment in the UK and is also a well respected training provider within the industry.

The company has a fleet of over 4,500 access platforms available for hire, including: Scissor lifts up to 34m, Boom lifts up to 43m, Mast lifts up to 10m, Push Around Vertical lifts up to 4.5m

AFI is delighted to have gained both the ISO 14001 Environmental Management Standard and the OHSAS 18001 Occupational Health and Safety Standard in November 2010.

Accreditation by United Kingdom Accreditation Service demonstrates the competence, impartiality and performance capability of these evaluators.

UKAS is the sole national accreditation body recognised by government to assess, against internationally agreed standards, organisations that provide certification, testing, inspection and calibration services. AFI has a highly experienced Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality team to identify and control health and safety risks, reduce the potential for accidents, aid legislative compliance and improve overall performance.

Training: As one of the leading suppliers of powered access in the UK, AFI also offers a comprehensive range of accredited training services.

IPAF Training: As one of the UK's largest IPAF training providers, AFI offers the full range of IPAF accredited courses.

Operator Training: A mix of theory and practical training, this course is designed to enable operators to manoeuvre, drive and position the machine safely and proficiently. It can be undertaken on scissor lifts, booms or trailer mounted platforms.

Demonstrator Training: This course includes a test paper on legal requirements and provides delegates with the skills to familiarise operators with their responsibilities and demonstrate safe operating procedures.

MEWPS for Managers Training: This course is designed to instruct Supervisors and managers how to prepare for, and safely co-ordinate various types of MEWPs within their control.

Push Around Vertical (PAV) Training: A mix of theory and practical training, this course is designed to enable operators to manoeuvre and position the machine safely and proficiently. It can be undertaken on Push Around Verticals.

MEWP Harness Training: Identification of appropriate protection equipment and use, correct condition and fitting of harness are examined within the course which covers a range of MEWPs.

PASMA Training: Universally acknowledged as the definitive industry standard for users of alloy towers, the PASMA training course and Code of Practice have been completely updated to incorporate the requirements of the Work at Height Regulations 2005.

New & Used Equipment Sales: AFI Resale is dedicated to supplying of new and used access platforms, together with a range of solid support solutions to provide total reassurance as a division of AFI-Uplift Limited, we have at our disposal a vast range of resources, knowledge and experience, enabling our dedicated, expert team to provide the advice and service you need to meet your requirements.

If you are a frequent user of powered access equipment, the option to purchase your own machines rather than hire them, can prove to be cost-effective and efficient.

However, for many companies, the concerns over technical back up, the amount of initial outlay, the cost of maintenance and legal requirements, often outweigh the benefits.

With AFI Resale, you will find an extensive range of new and used equipment: Scissor Lifts, Boom Lifts, Mast Lifts, Push Around Vertical Lifts.

A comprehensive range of finance options: Contract rental alternative, Hire purchase

Outright purchase, Lease purchase.

To receive a regular monthly update of some of our resale machines email us at

In addition, we also offer a range of Service And Maintenance Packages all designed to provide solutions that will meet your individual needs with total peace of mind.

Operating from 18 depots AFI can provide powered access across the UK. Depots are located in: Scotland ( Glasgow ) North West ( Liverpool, Manchester & Preston ) North East ( Newcastle ), East Yorkshire (Hull), West Yorkshire ( Wakefield ) West Midlands ( Birmingham ) East Midlands ( Nottingham ) Northern Home Countries ( Milton Keynes ) East Anglia ( Peterborough ) South East ( Leyton - London City, London East, London South & London West ) South ( Southampton ), South West ( Bridgwater ) South Wales ( Bridgend )

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Getting in contact with AFI Uplift Ltd

2nd Floor West Wing
Diamond House, Diamond Business Park
Thornes Moor Road

Tel: 0844 417 9644
Fax: 01924 374545

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