Posts By Aidy

On Site Fork Truck Training

7 September, 2023

Martin has been out and about again this week delivering bespoke on-site training. Our customer’s operatives have to transport and deposit vegetables in wooden boxes. They also have to move both empty and full trailers around site. Martin surveyed the area and associated equipment, then devised a suitable course to ensure candidates were able to […]

Vehicle Safe Loading & Strapping with CPC

30 March, 2023

Lost and unsafe loads continue to cause significant health and safety issues within the transport and logistics industry. Consequences of associated incidents can cause disruption to road networks and pose serious risk to drivers, associated workers and pedestrians. Training and education can substantially help reduce such incidents. NLT take pride in providing quality training and […]

Forklift training – Monster style

29 March, 2023

We have just spent another few days delivering training for our friends from Monster Energy, this time, the UK events team. The bespoke mechanical course covering basic operations of Telehandler and Counterbalance forklifts was delivered at our Stowmarket training centre. Candidates were shown and then mastered, steering exercises including confined space movements, pallet stacking, racking […]

Fire safety courses

The Importance of Fire Warden Training

18 July, 2022

It is a legal requirement for businesses to have an evacuation plan in place in event of a fire, and to have a named individual in charge of dealing with it (see The Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005). It is not just in the summer months that a fire can damage your premises, but […]

B+E – Changes to driving a car and trailer

15 September, 2021

The DVSA has announced the following changes regarding car drivers without B+E on their driving licence wishing to tow a trailer; Drivers who passed their car test before 1 January 1997 can already tow a car and trailer without taking a car and trailer test.  As a result of new changes, all car drivers will be able to […]