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

Fragile & non-fragile packing
How to correctly wrap and pack fragile and non-fragile household items

Export packing & wrapping

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

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

Manual handling

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

Working safely

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

Specialist packing

Specialist packing (and transporting pianos)
Handling and packing barometers, pianos, silverware, lampshades, glassware, fine porcelain and object d’art

DCPC - Removals driver

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

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

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

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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...

Professional and non-judgemental

Why did you choose to get a quote from us and where did you get our contact details?
Flyer delivered. Good content and quality.

How would you rate the way we dealt with your initial enquiry?
10/10

How would you rate the survey that we carried out?
10/10

Why did you choose to move/store with us?
Customer focused.  Excellent personable assessor. Professional and non-judgemental

How would you rate your move team?
10/10

Would you like to tell us anything about your move team?
Just excellent all round. Led extremely well by Rhys.

How would you rate our communication?
10/10

How can we improve our service?
No improvement needed from our experience

How likely are you to recommend us to your friends / family?
10/10

Is there anything else you would like to tell us about your move?
Just ‘Thank you!’

Elizabeth Bannister

Nothing was too much trouble for the team! Highly recommended!

Why did you choose to get a quote from us and where did you get our contact details?
Online Website

How would you rate the way we dealt with your initial enquiry?
10/10

How would you rate the survey that we carried out?
10/10

Why did you choose to move/store with us?
The online reviews

How would you rate your move team?
10/10

Would you like to tell us anything about your move team?
John, Chris G, and Adrian were absolutely brilliant. From start to finish their work rate and professionalism was magnificent! They showed care in all they did!

How would you rate our communication?
10/10

How can we improve our service?
N/A

How likely are you to recommend us to your friends / family?
10/10

Is there anything else you would like to tell us about your move?
Nothing was too much trouble for the team! Highly recommended!

Tom Hodge

My move team was AMAZING.

Why did you choose to get a quote from us and where did you get our contact details?
I was recommended to you

How would you rate the way we dealt with your initial enquiry?
10/10

How would you rate the survey that we carried out?
10/10

Why did you choose to move/store with us?
I needed to move all my belongings from England to Stockholm.

How would you rate your move team?
10/10

Would you like to tell us anything about your move team?
My move team was AMAZING. I already left a google review for them but they were amazing. Some of my furniture didn't even need to be dissembled which allowed me to get set up in my new place faster. Plus I had some really unique items like instruments and vinyl records and they all made it safely!

How would you rate our communication?
10/10

How can we improve our service?
I don't know, everybody was wonderful.

How likely are you to recommend us to your friends / family?
10/10

Is there anything else you would like to tell us about your move?
Jacki was by far amazing. She answered COUNTLESS of my questions and was always so prompt. I feel bad for asking so many questions to her, but she is amazing and wonderful at her job. I can't thank Jacki and Martin enough for starting the whole process and getting it all the way done. :D Thank you so much!

Allison Lockhart

Lynne was particularly reassuring, friendly and helpful.

Why did you choose to get a quote from us and where did you get our contact details?
Britannia Lanes had moved us from Cornwall to Cheshire and it was a trusted brand so chose Britannia Bradshaws to move us back.

How would you rate the way we dealt with your initial enquiry?
10/10

How would you rate the survey that we carried out?
10/10

Why did you choose to move/store with us?
See above

How would you rate your move team?
10/10

Would you like to tell us anything about your move team?
See previous feedback provided

How would you rate our communication?
10/10

How can we improve our service?
Doesn't need improving.

How likely are you to recommend us to your friends / family?
10/10

Is there anything else you would like to tell us about your move?
Lynne was particularly reassuring, friendly and helpful.

Sally Peel

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