Frequently asked questions.

Frequently asked questions.

Common question we are asked.

what is shunter training?

Shunter training is a specialised course designed to equip individuals with the skills and knowledge necessary to safely and efficiently manoeuvre large vehicles, such as LGVs (Large Goods Vehicles) and HGVs (Heavy Goods Vehicles), within confined spaces like warehouses, industrial estates, and construction sites.

The training focuses on best practices for vehicle handling, understanding and executing safe shunting procedures, correctly coupling and uncoupling trailers, and adhering to health and safety regulations. Aimed at enhancing operational safety and minimising the risk of accidents, shunter training is essential for anyone involved in the shunting of heavy vehicles, ensuring they can perform their duties with confidence and competence.