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Locksmith Training in Derby

Locksmith Training Courses near Derby

Are you looking for locksmith training in Derby, or training courses within easy travel distance from your local area? At MPL, we offer intensive training programmes to help you kickstart a brand new career in locksmithing.

You will also find a range of advanced courses for existing locksmiths wanting to improve their skills. If you have been searching for a City & Guilds and NCFE-accredited locksmith training course in Derby or the surrounding region, call MPL Locksmith Training today on 01924 693293.

Each of our courses offer

Small group numbers

Classes of 6 people max to ensure you get the support you need

Continued support after graduating

A 24hr hotline to help you on your first jobs

100% dedicated tuition

Housing Associations / group bookings also catered for

Looking for locksmith training in Derby?

Interested in starting your own lucrative business? In need of a career change? Or just want to be your own boss? Becoming a locksmith can give you the freedom to manage your own hours and create a business that fits in with you and your family.

For aspiring locksmiths in search of the right locksmith training course in Derby, or within easy travel distance, look no further than MPL.

We are located less than 1.5 hours away in Wakefield, and here are the reasons people travel from all across the country to enrol on our courses:

  • Expert trainers with years of experience in the industry
  • Access to the latest tools in a purpose-built training facility
  • Courses that can be tailored to your needs and learning pace
  • No prior experience required
  • Assistance with booking accommodation during your training
  • Financing options to help you fund your course
  • Continued support after you graduate (24hr hotline for new locksmiths)

When searching for Derby locksmith courses online, it’s important to choose a training company that puts students first. This is why so many people choose to travel to us!

Find out more about the benefits of training with MPL here.

Train to be a locksmith in Derby

Thinking of switching careers and embarking on locksmith training in Derby or your local area? Locksmiths have high earning potential in the UK, especially if they’ve had the right training and support from experienced mentors.

For those interested in local Derby locksmith courses and looking to start a new business in Derbyshire, this is a great location to work. Derby suburbs have high burglary rates, making emergency locksmith services a vital service to residents as well as business owners.

Book your locksmith training course today or get in touch to find out more.


Q: Can I start a locksmithing business after completing the course?
A: Many of our students go on to become self-employed locksmiths after completing their locksmith training with MPL. Find out more about our past students by reading our testimonials page.

Q: What prior experience do I need to enrol on the course?
A: We welcome students from all backgrounds, including those with no prior experience in the industry. While it does help if you come from a manual job or background, everyone has the potential to succeed with the right guidance and support.

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MPL Locksmith Training is one of the leading locksmith training providers in the north of England and has helped to launch the careers of hundreds of locksmiths; enabling concerned homeowners to access skilled tradespeople to improve their home security and our trainees to build successful businesses.

Want to know more?

    Finance is available on many of our courses.

    To take advantage of the opportunities there are for skilled locksmiths in Derby by undertaking our locksmith training courses, call us on 01924 693293.

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    Our Courses

    5 Day Specialist Locksmith Training Course

    Are you looking to start a new career or retrain as a locksmith? Start with the UK’s most highly accredited locksmith training course. It’s the only training programme in the UK to offer the City & Guilds Accredited Programme.

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    5 Day Locksmith Training Course

    Our 5 day ultimate locksmith training course is ideal for those who are seeking a new career as a locksmith and are brand new to the industry. This is the ideal locksmith course for those looking for a comprehensive training which covers every aspect of locksmithing, providing you with the skills and knowledge to start your own locksmith business.

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    3 Day Locksmith Training Course

    Our 3 day locksmith training course has been accredited by NCFE. It’s perfect for those who are new to the industry and are seeking a new career as a locksmith. This locksmith training course covers all of the fundamental basics of locksmithing, and will give you a strong understanding and skillset from which you can start your own self-employed locksmith business.

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    2 Day Advanced Lock Picking Training Course

    This lock picking training course is ideal for locksmiths who are looking to learn to pick high security euros and mortice locks. This locksmith training course starts at an advanced level. It’s important that you already have trading experience in order to fully understand and get the most out of the training.

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    1 Day Boarding Up Course

    The MPL 1 day boarding up course is a hands-on, practical training course covering all of the different methods of (non-destructively) boarding up doors and windows. Boarding up is a very commonly required service, usually as a result of vandalism, burglary or fire damage.

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    1 Day Lock Installation Course

    Our 1 day lock installation course is perfect whether you’re an existing locksmiths looking to brush up your skills, or just starting out – lock installation is a vital skill that many locksmiths struggle with.

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    Specialist Auto Locksmith Training Course

    Our new City & Guilds Accredited Programme Specialist Auto Locksmith Training Course is ideal for those seeking a slightly different career path to standard locksmithing, and existing locksmiths who want to set themselves apart from competitors.

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    1 Day uPVC Repair Course

    Do you find that you are having to turn down uPVC work because you’re not sure how to tackle the job? Our 1 day uPVC Repair course is perfect for existing locksmiths who are looking to improve their uPVC skills and take on more work.

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    2 Day uPVC Repair / Tilt & Turn Course

    Do you find that you are having to turn down uPVC work because you’re not sure how to tackle the job? Our 2 day uPVC Repair course is perfect for existing locksmiths who are looking to improve their uPVC skills and take on more work.

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    2 Day Access Control Course

    Our 2 day Access Control course is intended for locksmiths with current knowledge, who are looking to widen their skillset and accept access control work to grow their business. It is important that you have an existing level of working knowledge before undertaking this course.

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