Removals training from the experts
We offer training in all aspects of the removals industry and are a BAR Approved Training Centre. We offer all BAR training courses, and can create a training programme to exactly suit your business' needs.
Training is available at our dedicated centre in Manchester (just by the M60 and the Trafford Centre) or at your location.
Below are just some of the topics we cover, please ask if you don't see what you need or would like to design your own training programme.
You don't need to be a member of the BAR - or be in the removals industry - to use our training centre
Fragile & non-fragile packing
Fragile & non-fragile packing
How to correctly wrap and pack fragile and non-fragile household items
Export packing & wrapping
Export packing & wrapping training
Theoretical and practical sessions to gain a variety of export packing skills
Advanced customer service
Advanced customer service skills for the removals & storage industry
How to apply best practice techniques to develop excellent customer service relationships with both external and internal customers
Manual handling and furniture practical & theory
Manual handling and furniture theory, learning how to protect a customer’s premises, and includes practical manual and furniture handling activities
Working safely in the removals & storage industry
Health & Safety course which includes a number of essential subjects that employees should be aware of to maintain safety at work - suitable for both operative and office st
Specialist packing (and transporting pianos)
Handling and packing barometers, pianos, silverware, lampshades, glassware, fine porcelain and object d’art
DCPC - Removals driver
DCPC: Driver CPC periodic training
The British Association of Removers is a JAUPT Approved Training Centre (AC00191) and Driver CPC periodic training can be delivered through BAR Approved Training Centres
Removal vehicle loading
Removals vehicle loading
Covering the loading of a removals vehicle with emphasis on safety, legislation, and practical loading skills
Your trainer - John Horsefield
Removal industry training
Training and Health & Safety Manager John Horsefield has 35 years of removals, training, and health and safety experience
Removal quote appointment booking service
Britannia Bradshaw can help your move go smoothly. Contact us for a free, no obligation quote, or by calling 0161 877 5555 (Manchester) or 0121 504 0966 (Birmingham & Coventry) and speak with one of our removals specialists.
How are our appointments carried out
In the current times you might prefer that we don't visit your house in person to carry out a survey. This is fully understandable and we can just as easily undertake the survey by video call, using whatever method you're comfortable with, usually FaceTime or WhatsApp.
See what our customers think of us...
Comprehensive and clear
Cheerful, efficient and courteous. Bradshaws was recommend by estate agent.
Comments regarding your initial enquiry - Comprehensive and clearElizabeth FletcherManchester
Helpful all day long
Very jolly, helpful all day long, nothing was too much. I had two quotes and felt Britannia Bradshaw was only a little more expensive but gave me reassurance that the job would be done better
The lads who did the removal were excellent.
Comments regarding your initial enquiry - Was able to give us advice what needed to be doneAndrew WortonBirmingham
One of the most professional, efficient and polite removal crews I have come across
Andy J, Tony, Sonic and Dillion were in all honestly one of the most professional, efficient and polite removal crews I have come across and we have moved many times both in the UK and internationally. Their attention to detail, care and dedication to the job was outstanding!
All I can say that I hope all your removal crews are as excellent as the one I worked with.
I looked at a number of companies but I chose Britannia because they promptly acted on my enquiry and sent someone round quickly to inspect and followed that up with a quick quote. Additionally, I read online reviews and read very positive comments. Both these points helped seal my decision to proceed with Britannia Bradshaw.
Comments regarding your initial enquiry - Ernie was great in being able to come to the property very quickly after the enquiry and accurately recorded things to move and pack as part of his inspection.Attia RamzanManchester
Went so smooth from start to finish
Very friendly helpful and efficient.
Why did you use us? - Price and service, everything explained to us fully .
Our move from the West Midlands to Yorkshire went so smooth from start to finish would highly recommend this company
Comments regarding your initial enquiry - Very helpfulJames StevensonBirmingham
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