Lorry Loader

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A36 Lorry Loader 

This training course has been designed for those who operate a lorry loader, also known as HIAB. This course ensures that operators are safely and completely trained to operate the machinery at all times.  Candidates can be trained on the following:

  • A36A: Lorry Loader – Hook
  • A36B: Lorry Loader – Clamshell Bucket
  • A36C: Lorry Loader – Hydraulic Clamp
Course Duration

Novice Training – 4 Days

Experienced Operators (Training covering Theory & Practical) – 2 Days

Experienced Operators Test Only (No Training) – 1 Day

The practical test for the Lorry Loader must be completed within an hour and will consist of the candidate using the machine to complete a variety of activities and manoeuvres including lifting and placing loads.

Course Agenda

This training course provides thorough training to all relevant operators in the responsibilities of a Lorry Loader, to enable the candidate to competently and safely carry out the role.

This course includes the following elements:

  • Pre-running checks of both the carrier vehicle and lifting appliance
  • Configuration for a range of tasks, including road and site travel
  • Loading vehicle safely, in accordance with industry practices
  • Removing and reattaching the bucket
  • In and out of service conditions, and how to set the machine to each
  • Loading and unloading procedures
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Portadown Training Centre (Head Office)

Training Location

Portadown Training Centre (Head Office)
Industry Training Services Ltd 7B Derryneskan Road Portadown Co Armagh BT62 1UH
Industry Training Services


Industry Training Services
028 3839 8700
[email protected]
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