Mentor Training Solutions Limited

Mentor Training Solutions Limited

Mentor Training Solutions Limited

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Chesterfield
Derbyshire
S41 8ND

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Mentor Training Solutions (MTS), the UK’s leading provider of equipment operator training and associated safety courses for the Waste Recycling, Local Authorities, Utilities, Civils, Facilities Management, Construction, Quarrying and Building Products industries.

With over 27 years’ experience and 200 training professionals we deliver training to many UK businesses for all types of workplace equipment and mobile plant. Our courses are available on or offsite. Available courses include: 

IPAF Training for all categories of access platforms

Mobile Plant and Roadbuilding Equipment

PASMA Training

Gantry Cranes, Lorry Loaders, Jibs & Hoists

Fork Lift Trucks

Abrasive Wheels

Traffic Management – including Shunter, Banksman and Public Highway

IOSH Managing and Working Safely

Manual Handling

Health and Safety

To ensure we are training to the highest standards and latest industry-specific guidance we always work with the leading accreditations and associations including IPAF, PASMA, NPORS, MPQC, EU Skills, ALLMI, AITT, IOSH and LEEA.

Complete Training Service
In additition to our core equipment and safety training courses we also work with our customer’s to source suppliers for training that falls outside of our specialisms. We then manage and administer all of their training needs - from Confined Spaces to HAVS and Asbestos Awareness to Fire Extinguisher training.

We provide our customers the convenience of a complete training solution via one point of contact. Alongside our core products and services, we work closely with a number of specialist suppliers to deliver the complete end to end training service. We then manage and administer all customer training needs from one central point - from Confined Spaces to HAVS and Asbestos Awareness to Fire Extinguisher training.

For more information please contact us or visit our website.

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Mentor signs up the first Mobile Plant Apprentice in the Mineral Processing industry

Mentor signs up the first Mobile Plant Apprentice in the Mineral Processing industry

Mentor is delighted to announce that the level 2 mobile and static plant apprenticeship programmes are now underway after the first apprentice was signed up in October this year.  Working...

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Mentor bring more PASMA Training and Towers to their customers.

Mentor bring more PASMA Training and Towers to their customers.

Mentor are pleased to announce the expansion of their on-site PASMA training solution. With an additional van on the road in October. Their access training team will be able to bring more PASMA...

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Could you live with a forklift accident?

Could you live with a forklift accident?

UK’s leading materials handling, workplace transport and safety management training company, Mentor, launches hard-hitting video training module at IMHX. Following its exclusive premier...

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Serac UK talk operator competence at RWM

Serac UK talk operator competence at RWM

Serac UK are set to exhibit at resource efficiency and waste management exhibition, RWM, at the NEC Birmingham in September. RWM is the premier event of its kind in the UK, held in partnership...

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Are your managers equipped to ensure safe operations?

Are your managers equipped to ensure safe operations?

Every workplace presents a unique set of hazards and risks. Taking these into account and maintaining a safe and efficient site can be a challenge, particularly if managers are tasked with overseeing...

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Visit Serac UK at WASTE ‘16

Visit Serac UK at WASTE ‘16

Serac UK will be on hand at waste and skip trade exhibition WASTE ’16 in Salford this June to discuss what’s new for the industry in safety and training. Organised and hosted by...

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Visit Mentor at Hillhead 2016 to see what’s new in training

Visit Mentor at Hillhead 2016 to see what’s new in training

Mentor Training are encouraging those involved in sourcing training and qualifications for the quarrying and extractives industries to visit them at Hillhead 2016 this June for the latest updates...

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National construction industry training specialist DTL wins major contract with Hanson UK

National construction industry training specialist DTL wins major contract with Hanson UK

National construction industry training specialist DTL has announced a major new contract with Hanson UK. DTL (Develop Training Limited) – which has five training centres in England and...

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Mobile Access Towers: finding relevant training at the right level

Mobile Access Towers: finding relevant training at the right level

Mentor Training have launched a number of training courses for Mobile Access Towers.. With an ever-expanding variety of towers available for a diverse range of purposes, ensuring that your staff...

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Mentor introduce innovative forklift mast tilt indicator

Mentor introduce innovative forklift mast tilt indicator

Mentor have introduced a new addition to their range of training materials and safety products that aids safety and productivity and has the potential to help businesses make substantial savings...

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Mentor to exhibit at Vertikal Days

Mentor to exhibit at Vertikal Days

Mentor Training are returning to Haydock Park for lifting and access event, Vertikal Days, on 13th and 14th May 2015. The two day event presents the latest products and services on offer, with...

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Mentor introduce new IOSH course at Plantworx 2015

Mentor introduce new IOSH course at Plantworx 2015

Mentor Training, the UK's leading provider of training and associated services for materials handling, access and mobile plant equipment, are set to appear at working construction exhibition,...

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Mentor launches first IOSH forklift safety management qualification

Mentor launches first IOSH forklift safety management qualification

Mentor Training have launched the first-ever IOSH accredited safety management course tailored to the needs of those responsible for overseeing forklift operations. ‘IOSH Managing Safely:...

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The lucky winner…

The lucky winner…

After three days off frantic business at the recent RWM exhibition the HUB finally sat down with our Health & Safety partner – Mentor Training to pick the winner of our prize draw. With...

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Come and see the HUB at the RWM exhibition.

Come and see the HUB at the RWM exhibition.

The HUB is delighted to be exhibiting at this year’s show and will be in the Plant & Equipment hall on stand number 4H153.   On the stand we will have free copies of our RWM...

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Mentor launch new training course at RWM

Mentor launch new training course at RWM

Mentor are returning to exhibit at recycling and waste management event, RWM at the NEC Birmingham in September. Visitors can attend seminars, panel discussions and debates as well as keeping...

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Mentor launch new manual handling training course

Mentor launch new manual handling training course

Mentor Training have launched a new manual handling course suitable for all industries. The course is designed specifically to reduce the risk of injury, lost days and disruption to businesses...

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Free best practice guidance for MEWP safety

Free best practice guidance for MEWP safety

In recent weeks, IPAF released the latest accident statistics generated via their online accident reporting platform. Although the system is relatively new and IPAF themselves acknowledge that...

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Visit Mentor at Precast 2014

Visit Mentor at Precast 2014

Mentor Training will be returning to British Precast’s annual exhibition on 1st May 2014 at the King Power Stadium, Leicester. Precast 2014 is Britain’s biggest precast concrete...

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Guard against mechanical hazards

Guard against mechanical hazards

Crushing and screening machines are becoming commonplace as an integral part of the aggregate processing plant but if not operated correctly and in line with important safety procedures, they...

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Preventing Near Misses within the Waste Recycling Industry

Preventing Near Misses within the Waste Recycling Industry

Many companies use near miss reporting but few carry it out effectively enough to really get the most out of the process. Without looking closely at the issues and applying the lessons learned,...

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Mentor donate £2,500 to Children in Need

Mentor donate £2,500 to Children in Need

Mentor have raised over £2,500 so far for Children in Need through their 'Mission 25' charity challenge. On a recent visit to their Chesterfield training centre, they presented their cheque...

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Mentor sponsor MPA Health and Safety Award

Mentor sponsor MPA Health and Safety Award

Mentor were pleased to sponsor the Sir Frank Davies Trophy at the Mineral Products Association (MPA) Health and Safety Awards 2013, won by Myers Group. The awards, which took place at BAFTA...

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IPAF and PASMA training now available at Bromsgrove and Livingston training centres.

IPAF and PASMA training now available at Bromsgrove and Livingston training centres.

  Mentor is pleased to announce open course dates for access equipment training at both their training facility in Bromsgrove, Worcestershire and at their facility in Livingston, West Lothian. The...

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Mentor support PASMA Tower Safety Week

Mentor support PASMA Tower Safety Week

Mentor are supporting the first national Tower Safety Week launched by the Prefabricated Access Suppliers’ and Manufacturers’ Association (PASMA). From 11th to 15th November, PASMA,...

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Dangers for plant operators working at the quarry face

Dangers for plant operators working at the quarry face

The extractives industry is undoubtedly one of the most dangerous in which to work but operating at the quarry face presents a unique set of hazards. Operators must take into account the structure...

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Industry specific operator training from Mentor at RWM

Industry specific operator training from Mentor at RWM

Mentor are pleased to return to Europe's foremost waste management event, RWM, for a 5th consecutive year. Visitors can expect to see products and services from the industry showcased, alongside...

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Neil takes on '5-in-525' challenge for Mentor's 'Mission 25' charity campaign

Neil takes on '5-in-525' challenge for Mentor's 'Mission 25' charity campaign

2013 sees Mentor turn 25, and to mark the occasion they have taken on 'Mission 25' - to raise at least £25,000 to divide between five great causes in just 12 months. They are donating 50p...

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EU Skills Plant Plus Scheme going strong one year on

EU Skills Plant Plus Scheme going strong one year on

Mentor have been delivering plant training recognised by the Energy and Utility Skills Plant for Utilities Scheme (PLUS) since its re-launch in early 2012, and continue to provide the industry-specific...

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Managing Forklift Operations in line with new Approved Code of Practice

Managing Forklift Operations in line with new Approved Code of Practice

The last 50 years has seen major advances in the design, performance and operation of workplace transport equipment. The role of the fork lift truck has multiplied alongside its capabilities,...

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Mentor staff leap at opportunity to boost fundraising effort

Mentor staff leap at opportunity to boost fundraising effort

Four fearless females from Mentor Training have taken part in a sponsored skydive to celebrate 25 years in business as a workplace transport and mobile plant training provider. The dive, completed...

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Mentor to exhibit at Vertikal Days 2013

Mentor to exhibit at Vertikal Days 2013

Visit Mentor on stand MP9 at specialist lifting and access exhibition Vertikal Days from 26th - 27th June to discuss any operator training requirements or questions relating to training personnel...

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Mentor staff leap at opportunity to boost fundraising effort

Mentor staff leap at opportunity to boost fundraising effort

Four fearless females from Mentor Training have taken part in a sponsored skydive to celebrate 25 years in business as a workplace transport and mobile plant training provider. The dive, completed...

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Safe operation of fork lifts within waste and recycling facilities

Safe operation of fork lifts within waste and recycling facilities

The changes in waste management operations in the UK have resulted in an increase in the number of Materials Recycling Facilities. These facilities are home to fast paced operations utilising...

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MPQC/SPA Contractor Safety Passport now available

MPQC/SPA Contractor Safety Passport now available

When it comes to competence the MPA state that companies have the same responsibility to regular contractors as they have to their own employees. By ensuring that your contractors hold the new...

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Reaching Target Zero doesn't have to cost the earth

Reaching Target Zero doesn't have to cost the earth

The extractives and minerals processing industries have taken health and safety by the horns and addressed it head on. With the aspirations of the Minerals Products Association to achieve TARGET...

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Mentor to launch 25 year celebrations at IMHX

Mentor to launch 25 year celebrations at IMHX

To celebrate 25 years as a training provider, Mentor are inviting visitors to IMHX to join them for drinks, giveaways and a touch screen safety challenge to mark the occasion.   The exhibition...

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Mentor offer ALLMI training

Mentor offer ALLMI training

Due to heightened demand for training under the Association of Lorry Loader Manufacturers and Importers (ALLMI), Mentor are now offering accredited courses for all skill levels and categories. ALLMI...

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Mentor present supply chain award at EU Skills 'Thinking Futures' event

Mentor present supply chain award at EU Skills 'Thinking Futures' event

Mentor were pleased to show support to the EU Skills 'Thinking Futures: Inspiring People' conference and awards by presenting the prize for Outstanding Contribution to the Industry Supply Chain. The...

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IOSH open course dates now available

IOSH open course dates now available

Due to a strong uptake since Mentor introduced IOSH training just two months ago, monthly open course dates have now been scheduled. The IOSH Managing Safely course is designed to provide managers...

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MPQC become the new Standards Setting Organisation

MPQC become the new Standards Setting Organisation

Following the withdrawal of government funding, Proskills has ceased as a Sector Skills Council. While it will still function in certain industries it has been agreed that MPQC is best placed...

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Mentor to showcase waste specific training courses at RWM

Mentor to showcase waste specific training courses at RWM

Mentor are returning to the NEC this September for Resource and Waste Management event, RWM, with a new range of courses for the waste industry. EU Skills PLUSMentor are working alongside Energy...

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A Route to Learning for the Utilities and Waste Recycling Sector

A Route to Learning for the Utilities and Waste Recycling Sector

With the ever increasing need to be able to both prove operational capabilities and to maintain thorough training records, it is vital that companies across all industry sectors know that the...

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Visitors invited to score themselves a top prize with Mentor at Hillhead

Visitors invited to score themselves a top prize with Mentor at Hillhead

To celebrate Euro 2012, for every day of the Hillhead exhibition Mentor will be running a prize draw for either a case of beer or an England football shirt. To be in with a chance of winning...

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Hillhead a success for Mentor and three competition winners

Hillhead a success for Mentor and three competition winners

Mentor would like to thank everyone who visited for making Hillhead 2012 a great experience. With many potential clients showing an interest as well as some familiar faces, the event was successful,...

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Visit Mentor on stand P43 at Hillhead to find out how the MPQC Plant Operator Card Scheme affects mobile plant training and assessments

Visit Mentor on stand P43 at Hillhead to find out how the MPQC Plant Operator Card Scheme affects mobile plant training and assessments

Following revised guidance from the HSE (SIM Ref> 03/2005/15) on the subject of competence, MPQC have refined their card scheme to ensure there is clarity between training, experience and...

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Extractive industry training to develop competence

Extractive industry training to develop competence

In August 2011 the MPA (Mineral Products Association) released their document, 'Safer by Competence' to help members understand their responsibilities, and to ensure all their staff are carrying...

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New Enhanced Lift Truck Course

New Enhanced Lift Truck Course

Always striving to deliver relevant and valuable training that is both enjoyable and informative, Mentor are pleased to be able to unveil the latest version of the lift truck operator course. The...

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Mentor present at Plant and Equipment Management Innovation Conference

Mentor present at Plant and Equipment Management Innovation Conference

Mentor were pleased to be involved in the Plant and Equipment Management Innovation Conference (PEMIC) 2011 held at Birmingham City University Business School on 16th November 2011. Not only...

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Accu-tilt nominated for Safety Award 2012

Accu-tilt nominated for Safety Award 2012

Mentor are very pleased to announce the nomination of one of their top training aids for the Safety Award at the FLTA Awards for Excellence 2012. Since it's introduction in March 2011, the Accu-tilt...

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New EOTC and slinging operator safety guide

New EOTC and slinging operator safety guide

Last year, Mentor's crane course was the first to receive formal accreditation from LEEA, the Lifting Equipment Engineers Association. In line with this the overhead crane and slinging safety...

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Mentor Training introduce two new courses for the Quarrying and Waste Industry

Mentor Training introduce two new courses for the Quarrying and Waste Industry

Mentor Training, leading UK provider of training and associated services for all types of materials handling equipment and workplace transport has introduced two new courses for the Quarrying...

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New safety passport dates added

New safety passport dates added

Mentor have increased the availability of their quarry safety passport training, releasing new open course dates for standard and renewal courses running until December 2011. Since introducing...

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Mentor reach new heights with PASMA training

Mentor reach new heights with PASMA training

Alongside their already comprehensive portfolio of accredited courses, Mentor Training are now pleased to be able to offer PASMA training for the use of mobile access towers, both at their approved...

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Mentor presents Outstanding Employer of the Year Award

Mentor presents Outstanding Employer of the Year Award

Mentor Training was delighted to present the Outstanding Employer of the Year title to Johnson Tiles at the Proskills awards for 2010. The ceremony and gala dinner, held on Thursday 4th November...

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Don't forget your passport!

Don't forget your passport!

Despite a reduction in accident rates over recent years, the quarrying industry still remains one of the most dangerous. Mentor offer the nationally recognised Safety Passport Qualification endorsed...

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Mentor Provide Quarry Safety Passport Course

Mentor Provide Quarry Safety Passport Course

Mentor is now providing the industry specific SPA Safety Passport Course for Quarrying. Training reflects HSE initiatives, covering health, safety and environmental awareness relevant to the...

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Economic Fuel Efficient Training  Saving money by being green

Economic Fuel Efficient Training Saving money by being green

Green jobs and skills are an essential element of the low carbon agenda and are continually at the heart of discussions about the country's economic recovery. Inevitably companies will be under...

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Flexibility and Fixed Costs Are a Winner for WRG

Flexibility and Fixed Costs Are a Winner for WRG

Waste Recycling Group (WRG) is one of the country's leading waste management services companies with over 100 sites located across England, Scotland and Wales. The range of equipment it operates...

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Mentor exhibit at Hillhead 2010

Mentor exhibit at Hillhead 2010

The UK's leading provider of nationwide operator training courses for all types of mobile plant, workplace transport and materials handling equipment. Mentor offers the most efficient and cost...

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Mentor Publish New Overhead Crane and Slinging Safety Guide

Mentor Publish New Overhead Crane and Slinging Safety Guide

Mentor has published a new pocket safety guide for the safe use of overhead cranes and slinging.The 67 page booklet has been designed specifically for operators of overhead cranes and those responsible...

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Mentor Training join forces with SERAC UK at the RWM exhibition.

Mentor Training join forces with SERAC UK at the RWM exhibition.

Mentor Training will be exhibiting for the first time at the RWM show, held at the NEC from the 15th to 17th September 2009. Mentor is the UK's leading provider of training and associated services...

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Mentor the first for LEEA Accreditation

Mentor the first for LEEA Accreditation

Mentor is proud to announce that we've become the first training company to have a 2 day lifting and slinging course accredited by the highly respected Lifting Equipment Engineers Association. Professionals...

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Taking training to greater heights.

Taking training to greater heights.

In November 2008 Mentor took over the Materials Handling Training Centre on the Corus site in Redcar, Teesside. Now after refurbishment the centre is open for other customers to take advantage...

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Mentor Training moves to Extractives

Mentor Training moves to Extractives

As the UK's leading training provider of all types of materials handling and workplace transport equipment, Mentor Training have continued their expansion and are now offering a wide range of...

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Mentor Training addresses problems with Quick Hitch Training

Mentor Training addresses problems with Quick Hitch Training

  In its eighth year since its launch, the governments and Health and Safety Commission strategy to improve health and safety at work has seen a steady improvement since June 2000. However...

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Mentor release a new range of Lifter DVDs.

Mentor release a new range of Lifter DVDs.

Proper training of fork truck operators is not only a legal requirement; it also makes sound business sense. Reducing the risks of operating materials handling equipment is the responsibility...

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Mentor achieves certification to the coveted ISO 9001 quality standard.

Mentor achieves certification to the coveted ISO 9001 quality standard.

Mentor has successfully achieved registration to the internationally recognised internal quality management standard ISO 9001:2000 (ISO 9000). This independent assessment was conducted by the...

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Polish instructors for Mentor

Polish instructors for Mentor

In response to increasing demand from numerous customers for fork lift truck operator training courses conducted in the Polish language, Mentor has recruited and trained two Polish instructors...

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Extractive Industry first for Mentor

Extractive Industry first for Mentor

Mentor has become the first training organisation to be successfully accredited by EMP Awarding Body Ltd. to provide plant training in the Extractive and Mineral Processing Industry. EMP, who...

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Mentor Training publish new revised edition of Forklift Truck Safety guide.

Mentor Training publish new revised edition of Forklift Truck Safety guide.

Mentor has just released the latest version of their successful pocket guide to Forklift Safety. Specifically designed to update qualified forklift truck operators and their managers, this revised...

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Operator Identification Made Easy

Operator Identification Made Easy

Today the greater number of operators using materials handling equipment and workplace transport are increasing the risk of accidents and making it harder to administer an efficient and effective...

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