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...
They even put our couch back together so our young kids had somewhere to sit
Ryan, Mike and the lads were fantastic. On the first day, three crew turned up and packed up the ground floor and a room upstairs in 2 hours. Due to the solicitors slowing down the completion, the lads had to hang on a bit longer but as the day was getting later two more guys joined the team giving us 6 people to unload the van and put it in to the correct rooms within the hour, they even put our couch back together so our young kids had somewhere to sit.
Couldn’t have done it without them though so I’m glad they had managed it so well on the day.
Comments regarding your initial enquiry - Ernie Humphries was straight to the point and extremely helpful in helping us to decide whether to pay for the packing service. Due to stamp duty ending, June had become a very intense and busy month so Ernie and Keeley were quick to help accommodate our needs. We couldn’t get two days together so they were able to pack on one day and load the van two days later.Rob DewhirstManchester
True professionals and were a joy to have around
Just a note of sincere thanks in appreciation of my recent move from Wolvey to Oadby. The Brum team Paul, Dan, Fabio, Chris and Ryan were wonderful. Kind, happy and nothing was too much trouble. Please pass on my thanks and good wishes. They are true professionals and were a joy to have around.
Your Leicester team…. Lynne, Trevor and Mark were welcoming, supportive and couldn’t have been more considerate. Bless you all.Julie FranksBirmingham
Highly efficient office who were always there to help
Ryan and Dave were brilliant, quick, helpful, very polite and a credit to the business. All spot on. Used the company as am a previous customer.
Comments regarding your initial enquiry - Highly efficient office who were always there to help.Richard KirkManchester
Impressed during quote survey call
We wanted to use a big name for the long move, very impressed during quote survey call - helpful, listened to questions, communicated how the day would go etc very well.Jacob CurruthersBirmingham
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