About
UK Rural Skills

UK Rural Skills (UKRS) is a not for profit company whose main purpose is to enrich rural communities by providing an accreditation and certification service through high quality, professionally delivered training, by our friendly, engaging members.

We operate as a membership organisation for providers of UKRS to access quality assured training. Our members are experienced in delivering training to rural communities across agriculture/horticulture/forestry industries throughout the UK.

Our mission is to enrich rural communities through:

  • raising standards
  • increasing efficiencies
  • putting safety first
  • boosting productivity
  • empowering individuals
  • developing businesses
  • growing the rural economy

UKRS/AITT course standards

UKRS is also an approved member of the Association of Industrial Truck Trainers (AITT). All AITT accredited courses are available to UKRS members.

We also have a bank of UKRS course standards that members can access and deliver to their trainees.

You can use UKRS logo on any learning materials and we’ll include your logo on the certificates we award to your learners. We are happy for you to market your training courses by referring to UKRS accreditation.



Are you a training provider?
Become a member.

  • Fast easy to use course and certificate booking system
  • Access to 100’s of accredited course templates
  • UKRS accredited certificates for all your trainees
  • Peace of mind

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Get the best value specialist insurance
Great value, UKRS member insurance policy

  • Great value. The strength of our membership means we can negotiate the very best priced insurance
  • Combined commercial property, public liability, employee fidelity, professional indemnity
  • Essential “added value” extensions for training provider and instructor businesses

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