authorised and certified by ALLMI

Lorry Loader/Hiab Training Course is certified by ALLMI.

Your training will take place at our centre in Croydon where there is plenty of free onsite parking and excellent public transport links.

All courses at the National Driving Centre are ‘All Inclusive’ and that also includes our great value Lorry Loader courses too!

Whether you need swivel hook, brick grab or clamshell
No hidden extras here!!

Manual or remote control – we can cover them all – with any of the below attachments

All courses include the ALLMI Operators Manual and your registration to ALLMI within the price.

We even supply the tea and coffee!

When deciding on which course or attachments you need, please bear mind that only two attachments can be taught on a two-day course whether with manual or remote control. You would have to return to another course for the third attachment. To keep the costs down, please think very carefully about what you want to do so you can choose the right attachment for you. Please call and ask for advice. It’s FREE.


To help you decide on what you need and as a general guide to help:

SWIVEL HOOK you can lift:
Bulk bags of soil/sand/ballast etc

BRICK GRAB you can lift:
Bricks/blocks etc
Ton bags of aggregate
Fencing items

Rubble and general rubbish removal

The above is for guidance only.

You will be instructed on:

  • Legislation
  • Introduction to the Loader Crane
  • Pre-operational Checks
  • Operator Maintenance
  • Lifting Equipment / Attachments
  • Siting the Loader Crane
  • Deployment of Stabiliser Legs
  • Use of Controls
  • Preparing the Loader Crane for Use
  • Operating the Loader Crane
  • Stowing Procedures


Refresher training
If you require just one day being experienced or need refresher training                  £285

Novice training
If you have little or no experience then you will need two days                                   £425

So if you want your Lorry Loader certificate or you need your drivers trained, call NDC 020 8688 4666 where our team can advise you.

ALLMI – Association of Lorry Loader Manufacturers and Importers  www.allmi.com

CSCS   – Constructors Skills Certificate Scheme www.cscs.uk.com


Contact us

Address:National Driving Centre
Territorial Army Barracks,
Mitcham Rd,