Hydraulic Lorry Loader (Hiab) Operator Training Courses * All areas of the Midlands and Staffordshire * Novice, Experienced, Refresher, Conversion - all skill levels catered for.
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CDR Training Ltd

Providers of forklift, crane and plant operator training to businesses across the Midlands and Staffordshire


Knowing how to operate a vehicle mounted hydraulic lorry loader crane correctly cuts down the chances of mistakes being made and accidents occurring. Having had proper training for this equipment means your workforce will be able to operate more safely and efficiently that someone who has not.

Our courses are RTITB accredited and are designed to enable your business to comply with current health & safety legislation.  Our instructors deliver the training on site at your premises, enabling your workforce to gain valuable experience on the equipment they will using in their own unique work environment.


Courses are available for:

Novice Operators : Course duration 3 - 2 days

This course is designed for those operators who have little or no experience on the equipment


Experienced / Existing Operators : Course duration 1 - 2 days

This course is designed for those operators who are experienced on the equipment

Refresher training is a 1 day course and is for a maximum of 3 operators

Training for operators on the Vehicle Mounted Hydraulic Lorry Loader Crane includes:

  • Health and Safety at Work Act 1974
  • Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regs
  • Lifting Operations and Lifting Equipment Regs
  • Safety DVDs / Presentations
  • Introduction to the machine, including controls and instruments
  • Set up for lifting operations
  • Pre –use checks and maintenance
  • Preparing and securing machine for travel
  • Selection and use of attachments & slings
  • Load weight assessment
  • Lifting and placing loads at various levels and locations
  • Practical and theoretical assessments

For more course details and prices, please contact us on

01543 411305 or use the form below

We look forward to hearing from you