Knowing how to operate an Order Picker 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 than someone who has not – CDR Training can help.

There are a number of training course options available to you to train your workforce on the Order Pickers you have on site, and they are designed for candidates of all levels of operating experience to suit your business.

Please get in touch to discuss your specific training requirements.

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


“Very good content – practical excellent!”

Training for operators on an Order Picker includes:

  • Current Legislation (HASAWA 1974, PUWER 1998, LOLER 1998)
  • Basic counterbalance principles
  • Introduction to the equipment and its controls
  • Safe operator positioning
  • Mounting and Dismounting from truck
  • Pre-Use checks and inspections
  • Observational techniques
  • Steering (including in confined areas)
  • Correct use of braking systems
  • Load assessments
  • Battery charging & maintenance
  • Theoretical and practical assessment

PLUS – All trainees receive operator guidance notes at the beginning of their session

CDR Training is an RTITB accredited lift truck and plant equipment operator training provider, and we have been working with trade customers from a variety of industries since 2000, providing operator training on a whole range of workplace transport for operators of all levels of experience. We also provide workplace safety courses.

Contact Us

CDR Training Ltd is based in Lichfield, Staffordshire meaning we are ideally placed to deliver training on customer sites across the East & West Midlands, Staffordshire, Derbyshire, Shropshire, Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire, Warwickshire, Worcestershire.

For more information, please email info@cdr-training.co.ukgive us a call on 01543 411305 or complete our Training Course Enquiry Form.

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