NPORS Accreditation

Quick Hitch Training Course

The Synergy Quick Hitch Training Course provides practical instruction to enable delegates to comply with manufacturers fitting instructions for positioning, connection and operation of the quick hitch systems.



Provide knowledge and understanding of quick hitch attachments. Provide practical instruction to enable delegates to comply with manufacturers fitting instructions for positioning, connection and operation of the quick hitch systems.

This course will provide THE Quick Hitch Training Course participants with the knowledge and skills to undertake the necessary steps to carry out safe operation of quick hitch attachments safety whilst operating plant equipment. Participants will also be able to carry out pre-start and stop checks and also select correct equipment and devices for host machine type.

Candidates do not require any previous experience but must be able to certify that they are physically fit and have no medical conditions that might prevent them from attending this course. Delegates should be able to write and speak in English. Safety equipment will be supplied by your trainer.

Candidates will participate in theory lessons and practical demonstrations / exercises, all of which are highlighted by the use of Video Presentations covering:

  • Current legislation
  • Provision and Use of Work Equipment Regulation
  • Selection of appropriate equipment
  • Risk assessment
  • Routine maintenance of equipment
  • Inspection of quick hitch equipment (as per manufacturers recommendations and instructions)
  • Safe use of equipment
  • Cleaning and routine maintenance of equipment through operational cycle
  • Theory assessment
  • Practical assessment (operation cycle)

NPORS Accreditation. Card & Certificate of Competence, valid for 3 years before renewal.

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Why Choose Synergy Training
Synergy Training Solutions offer effective, reliable, competitive and accredited training solutions to meet your organisation’s training requirements.

Our main office is situated in Glasgow, just off the M8, and is easily accessible from Glasgow City Centre. If you or your company is based locally – from Glasgow to Edinburgh, Dumfries to Dundee, Ayrshire & Arran – or if you are further afield, then we can assist with your training needs. Whether it’s local or Nationwide we will accommodate, offering highly effective solutions whilst always considering your needs and therefore minimising disruption to scheduled works.

Our highly experienced team have more than 20 years’ experience within the Health, Safety, Management & Construction training environment, delivering accredited training solutions in line with renowned awarding bodies such as NPORS, CITB / SSP, SQA, CPCS and many more.
About NPORS Accreditation
NPORS NPORS accredited training courses delivered in Glasgow by Synergy Training Solutions. Founded in 1992, The National Plant Operators Registration Scheme (NPORS) was formed to challenge the status quo within the construction industry and we are as dedicated to the goal of ensuring standards today as the day it all began.

NPORS stands firm on the principles it was founded on; supporting industry, regulated training and testing, consistent improvement, equal opportunities and transparency about how we work. Since it’s beginnings, NPORS has continued to progress to be a trusted and recognised name in the industry, offering employers a credible training alternative. If you would like to find out more, please visit the NPORS Website.