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Training in Suffolk

Last week, we were training on the counterbalance truck at a garden centre in Woodbridge, Suffolk.   Woodbridge is a beautiful and vibrant market town on the banks of the river Deben and eight miles from the coast.   Woodbridge’s Tide Mill is one of the Suffolk coast’s most iconic buil ..
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Training in Bicester

Today, we are providing refresher training on the counterbalance truck at our training centre and also on customer premises in Bicester.   Bicester is a historic market town in the Cherwell District approximately 12 miles North-East of Oxford. This historic market centre is one of the fastest g ..
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Forklift Operators returning to work?

To maintain safety and compliance as operations resume and forklift operators return to work, the Road Transport Industry Training Board (RTITB) is reminding employers of the necessity to provide assessments and refresher training.  Read the full article in Freight Industry Times by clicking here. ..
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Training in Coventry

Last week, we provided some pedestrian stacker training for a customer in Coventry.   Coventry is the second largest city in the West Midlands region, after Birmingham.   Coventry is 19 miles east-southeast of Birmingham, 25 miles south west of Leicester, 11 miles north of Warwick and 94 ..
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Scissor Lift Training in Newark

On Saturday, we carried out refresher training on a scissor lift in Newark on Trent, Nottinghamshire.   As the Road Transport Industry Training Board revised the minimum training durations last year, we were able to carry out refresher training for 4 people in 2 x 4 hour sessions, making it mor ..
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Today is National Forklift Safety Day

The British Industrial Truck Association (BITA) is committed to raising safety standards across the materials handling industry and is once again championing the cause of National Forklift Safety Day.   The key message for 2020 is that Management is responsible for segregating pedestrians from ..
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Evening forklift training

    Whilst we continue to offer our usual day time forklift training courses, either held at our training centre or on customer premises, we thought that during these strange times, it may be beneficial for some people to train during evenings.   Our novice courses can be adapted to r ..
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We are open for training

We are open for training but the safety of our trainees and instructors are very important to us so strict rules will be in place to ensure everyone’s safety. We want everyone to feel happy and safe on our site so measures are being put in place as follows: Hand sanitiser will be provided on &hell ..
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National Forklift Safety Day – Tuesday 9th June 2020

    The purpose of National Forklift Safety Day this year is to raise awareness of safe working practices amongst anyone working on, or near, materials handling equipment. The message is that for all sites where materials handling equipment is in operation, effective systems must be in pla ..
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Two Years Ago Today – Official Opening of Rootes Archive Centre

On 22nd April 2018, we were delighted to attend the opening event of Rootes Archive Centre Trust.  The Rootes Archive Centre are one of our neighbours at Apollo Park, Wroxton, near Banbury.  They are a registered charity dedicated to the preservation and study of material of historical significanc ..
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