Can a disabled person operate a forklift truck?

Having a disability does not necessarily mean you cannot operate a forklift truck. We were recently asked by one of our customers if one of their employees, who has a slight disability, would be able to operate a forklift truck.   The advice from the HSE’s Approved Code of Practice is as foll ..
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Training in Pershore

Last week we carried out some novice training on the counterbalance truck in the lovely town of Pershore in Worcestershire.  Pershore is situated on the River Avon, approximately 10 miles from Worcester and 6 miles from Evesham. It is an unspoiled, picturesque Market Town, famed for its elegant Geo ..
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A morning in Banbury Town Hall

We spent in interesting morning in Banbury Town Hall on Saturday 14th July at the Banbury Job Fair.   Banbury Town Hall is a historic venue.  It is a Gothic style building and is seen as one of the best specimens of 19th century Gothic to be found in the country.  It was designed by … ..
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Banbury Job Fair – 14th July 2018

Thinking of learning to drive a forklift truck?  Come along to the Banbury Job Fair in the Town Hall on Saturday 14th July 2018 between 10.30 am – 1.00 pm to find out more information.  We can offer novice courses, for complete beginners or a one day refresher course if you have previously been ..
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Talent in Logistics Awards 2018

We were delighted to attend the Talent in Logistics Awards 2018 on 21st June at the Telford International Centre.  The evening commenced with a drinks reception followed by an address from Ruth Edwards, Events Manager.  There was then a charity fundraiser for Brake, the road safety charity. &nbs ..
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Everything you need to know about Pallet truck training …..

The RTITB (Road Transport Industry Training Board) have produced a guide on pallet truck training covering some of the most frequently answered questions about Electric Pallet/Stacker training courses.   To view the guide, click on the link below. Everything-you-need-to-know-about-Pallet-Truck- ..
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Shortlist for the Talent in Logistics Awards 2018

RTITB have publicised the list of members who have been shortlisted as finalists for the Talent in Logistics Awards 2018.  We are delighted to have been selected as a finalist for the Forklift Training Provider of the Year and we are looking forward to the Awards evening on 21st June 2018.  The Aw ..
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Calling all Managers and Supervisors!

Stackers Training is holding a forklift appreciation course on Friday 15th June at our training centre at Apollo Park, Wroxton, near Banbury.   The course will be useful for Managers and Supervisors who don’t necessarily operate trucks themselves but have a requirement to understand the diffi ..
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We’re on the edge of Shakespeare’s County!

  Our training centre in Wroxton, just outside Banbury is only a few miles from the Warwickshire border and 17 miles from Stratford upon Avon.  We are well placed to serve businesses in Oxfordshire and Warwickshire at our new custom-built training facility.   Stratford-upon-Avon, the birt ..
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