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CDR Training Ltd

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

Operator training is available for all Order Pickers

*Low Level (LLOP), High Level, Multi Level, Narrow Ailse & Free Roaming*

Knowing how to operate an order picker 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 order picker training courses are designed to enable your business to comply with current health & safety legislation. For more information, please visit

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.

Training for operators on the Order Picker includes:

  • Current Legislation (HASAWA 1974/PUWER 1998/LOLER 1998)
  • Basic counterbalance principles and reasons for lateral (sideways) and longitudinal (forwards) tipping over
  • Safe operator positioning
  • Pre-use checks and maintenance (record keeping and reporting)
  • Introduction to the machine and its controls
  • Mounting and dismounting – where applicable
  • Correct use of all braking systems
  • Observational techniques
  • Basic Steering & steering in confined areas
  • Load Assessment
  • Loading and unloading vehicles
  • Recognised system of work for stacking at destacking at height
  • Battery charging and maintenance
  • Theoretical assessment
  • Practical assessment

For more course details and prices, please contact us on 01543 411305 or

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We look forward to hearing from you