Meet MHE Services

MHE Services is a leading training provider based in Barnsley, located near Sheffield, Wakefield, and Rotherham. We have been delivering high-quality training to the Yorkshire and Humberside area for over 20 years.

From forklift training to first aid training, and everything in-between. We ensure that employees feel empowered and above all safe when in their working environment. We are well known for our flexibility and personal touch that we provide on every course we deliver.

Our Team

Our highly qualified team is here every step of the way on your journey with us.

Laura Burnett


Laura joined MHE Services in 2018, with her main duties being the development of the company and customer service. When making an enquiry with us, you will find Laura on the other side, providing you with the best customer service possible.

Additional to the day to day running of the business, Laura is also one of our Health & Safety instructors. One of the main courses she teaches is mental health first aid, which she has a passion for. Throughout the industry, she’s built herself a reputation of being one of the best mental health first instructors, due to her ability to open up the classroom to conversations.

For her personal development, Laura is currently studying for a higher level of mental health qualification and currently undergoing NEBOSH examination.

Dave Burnett

Director | Forklift Instructor

Dave, the founder of MHE Services has been delivering forklift training for over 20 years. He has become a well-known instructor in the industry who has the ability to deliver training on over 15 different types of material handling equipment. An expert in his field, who has dealt with every scenario possible when it comes to material handling equipment.

He enjoys learning new skills and even in his 60’s, is able to keep development and learning as the industry evolves around him.

His passion away from MHE Services is having time with his family and cycling.

Rob Burnett

Director | Forklift Instructor

Rob formed the company with Dave and is one of the up and coming forklift instructors in the area. Since starting is career as a forklift instructor which he started off by teaching the Counterbalance forklift, he is now able to teach on over 15 types of material handling equipment. Additional to being a forklift instructor, he also has completed his education and training award, to allow him to progress to being a health and safety instructor.

He’s continuously progressing and working on his personal development, with plans to attend more conferences around material handling throughout the year.

Away from MHE Services, he’s the Father of two children and enjoys spending time with family. Additional to this, he has a passion for Dungeons and Dragons which he often plays at the weekend.

Speak to our Team Today

Give us a call and speak to one of our team about your training requirements.

  • 01226 491432

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