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Training in the Cotswolds

One of our instructors carried out some training on the telescopic truck near Stow on the Wold in the Cotswolds last week.  We carry out telescopic truck on customer sites as we do not have one of these trucks at our training centre, near Banbury.   It’s nice to carry out training in differe ..
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A visit to Southam

We visit a number of towns local to Banbury to provide forklift training and we’ve recently been to Southam.   Southam is a thriving market town sat in the beautiful South Warwickshire countryside and is a designated conservation area.   It has a rich heritage and some interesting archit ..
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Would you like to learn a new skill for 2019?

Then join our forklift novice course w/c 11th February 2019   If you’re thinking of learning a new skill, why not become a forklift driver which will enable you to work in a variety of companies.   Forklift drivers can work at any site that has goods going in and out. This could be a &he ..
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Operating forklifts in wintry weather

As we enter January, we thought we would remind you about how best to prepare your forklifts for operating in wintry weather: Ensure that forklifts are serviced regularly otherwise the cold and wet weather could lead to increased component failures. Batteries, hydraulics and electrical systems becom ..
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QR Code on RTITB Certificates and Photo ID Cards

For those people who have recently received an RTITB (Road Transport Industry Training Board) Certificate or photo ID card, you may have noticed the QR code on the certificate and ID card.   This is very useful in terms of verifying training qualifications quickly and easily.  All you need to ..
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BCOC Live – Thursday 22nd November 2018

On Thursday 22nd November we attended Banbury Chamber of Commerce’s BCOC Live event in Banbury Town Hall #bcoclive   The theme was “A better connected Banbury” and it was great to see familiar faces and meet some new contacts too.   The event started with coffee and networking.  Thi ..
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A year for Stackers Training at Apollo Park, Wroxton

This time last year, we were taking delivery of our Linde forklift trucks and setting up our brand new training centre at Apollo Park, Wroxton.  Once we gained RTITB accreditation (Road Transport Industry Training Board) at our centre, training commenced immediately and has increased over the last ..
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Forklift Training – Evenings and Weekends

With the growing demand for training courses during the day at our training centre near Banbury, we are now introducing evening and weekend training for courses on the reach, counterbalance and pedestrian stacker trucks.   A refresher course for one person could be carried out in one evening an ..
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Training in Woodford Halse

We were delighted to return to Woodford Halse in Northamptonshire recently to provide some counterbalance training for a company in Great Central Way.   Forklift training requirements in this area are on the increase with the nearby Manor Business Park, on the outskirts of Woodford Halse.  Thi ..
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Mobile Elevating Work Platforms – reduction to course durations

The Road Transport Industry Training Board (RTITB) have recently updated the course durations for training on Mobile Elevating Work Platforms.   This is to bring their training more in line with IPAF’s course durations (International Powered Access Federation).   The new course durations, w ..
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