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Course Features:

Training in Yard Shunter operation offers numerous benefits, both for the individual operator and the organisation employing them. Here are some key advantages:


  • Training ensures that yard shunters understand safety protocols and procedures, reducing the risk of accidents and injuries in the yard.


  • Properly trained shunters can operate more efficiently, minimizing delays and optimizing the movement of goods within the yard.

Equipment Familiarity

  • Training provides shunters with a deep understanding of the equipment they operate, allowing them to use it effectively and identify any issues that may arise.

Regulatory Compliance

  • Training ensures that shunters are aware of and comply with relevant regulations and standards, reducing the risk of fines or penalties for the organization.

Risk Reduction

  • By understanding the risks associated with yard operations, trained shunters can take appropriate precautions to mitigate them, reducing the likelihood of incidents or accidents.

Cost Savings

  • Well-trained shunters are more efficient and less prone to causing damage to equipment or goods, leading to cost savings for the organisation.

Professional Development

  • Training provides opportunities for shunters to develop new skills and advance their careers within the logistics industry.

Team Collaboration

  • Training programs often include elements of teamwork and communication, fostering a collaborative environment among yard personnel.

Customer Satisfaction

  • Efficient yard operations facilitated by trained shunters can lead to faster turnaround times for shipments, improving customer satisfaction.


  • Shunter training often covers a range of scenarios and situations, equipping shunters with the skills to adapt to changing circumstances in the yard environment.

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Our Yard Shunter Courses

Overall, yard shunter training is essential for promoting safety, efficiency, and professionalism within the logistics industry.

The course offers hands-on experience through real-life scenarios to help you learn the industry standards for safety, including proper attire, hazard recognition, and emergency responses.

Yard Shunter Training

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Ideal for both beginners, and those with experience who need a training refresh


  • Understand safety protocols and procedures
  • Operate more efficiently, minimising delays
  • Comply with relevant regulations and standards, reducing the risk of fines or penalties
  • Develop new skills and advance your career



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5 Star Rated Training

At HTF Skills Academy, we are proud to provide the highest quality HIAB, Forklift and Slinger training.

Lee Shaw
Highly knowledgable, well informed. Comfortable surroundings. Great equipment and skills.
andrew seddon
Graham is an excellent instructor, who makes the training interesting and also shares his extensive knowledge of the industry. He has trained some of our employees, in the use of hiabs and flts, both novice and experienced operators. As a company we would have no hesitation in recommending, his training services.
Trev Walker
Excellent service, Graham went above and beyond to provide the best service possible.
Lee Hart
Fantastic guys and great service. Loved doing my HIAB Training here. Would highly recommend.

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About Us

At HTF Skills Academy, we are committed to delivering a learning experience that is both enriching and empowering, setting a solid foundation for your future endeavours in the industry. Your pathway to becoming a skilled forklift operator begins here at the HTF Skills Academy. With a well-rounded curriculum and hands-on experience facilitated by industry veterans, we set the stage for you to excel in your role as a forklift operator.

Take the decisive step towards a promising career by enrolling in our Fork Lift Course today. Let’s lift your skills to new heights, ensuring safety and efficiency in every lift.

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