About Us

Scooter and powerchair maintenance certificateOur highly trained instructors, will teach you all aspects of servicing, maintaining and repairing a variety of mobility scooters and other mobility equipment, to a very high standard.

All our courses are certified to industrial standards, upon completion of theory and practical examination.

By continually investing in training and skills, we ensure that we have the abilities to satisfy the most stringent quality requirements and current technical standards.

Stairlift installation, service and repair courses

Mobility maintenance trainingMobility Equipment Training Centre Ltd pride ourselves in teaching our students in all aspects of installing, servicing, maintaining and repairing a variety of stairlifts, to the highest of standards.

All our courses are hands on and prepare you for a future in the mobility sector.

The training centre is situated in Britain’s ocean city Plymouth, and will be holding 2 courses per month, one on stairlift installation, servicing, fault finding and repair, the other on mobility scooter, powerchair and smaller mobility equipment servicing, fault finding and repair.

  • Full process and design support
  • Reputation for quality and service
  • Trained by qualified instructors

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Mobility Equipment Training Centre Ltd, is the training company of Best Mobility Lifts, who have been fitting, repairing and servicing stairlifts, hoists, through the floor lifts mobility scooters and powerchairs for over 14 years.

Steve Whitmore, owner of both companies, is a very experienced instructor with a military background. Apart from being a Chieftain tank commander, Steve had many instructor roles including 12 years teaching experience in signals and telecommunications.

“My teaching experience started from my 14 years in the army where I was a chieftain tank commander and had many instructor qualifications. I taught in the regimental signal school, covering all aspects of communication and radio equipment, as well as installation of radio equipment in to armoured vehicles, for 12 years.

“Since being in civvi street, I have been a training manager for both the A.A and R.A.C for over 16 years, then in 2004 I started my own business in the mobility/disability sector.” – Stephen Whitmore

Training school

Mobility maintenance training“In April 2015 we moved from Coventry to Cornwall to help our daughter and family. We soon established ourselves in the South West, fitting lifts from Saltash to Lands End.”

We are now based in Plymouth, and after 3 years preparation and planning we have opened Mobility equipment training school, with the intention of employing local people. Our target is to train 120 people per year from all over the UK. This will give them the knowledge and skills to be employed in the mobility sector.

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We have many contacts in the industry to help people in to employment and will support people wanting to start their own business.