What Training do You Need to Operate a Tow Tug?

At Tractive Power, we provide innovative manual handling solutions in the form of electric and battery-powered tugs. But, not only do we provide cutting-edge electric tugs, but we also offer comprehensive training and servicing options. There to ensure that our customers have the knowledge and support they need. Allowing you to operate these machines efficiently and safely. We offer various training and servicing solutions suitable for all applications. 


Operational Training 


Our experienced trainers provide in-depth operational training for electric tug users. This training is designed to familiarise operators with the features, controls, and functionalities. Here’s what your staff members can expect to gain from this training: 


Control: Your team will become proficient in starting and stopping procedures, throttle control, and steering techniques.


Load Management: Understanding the intricacies of load management is crucial, and our training ensures that your employees are well-equipped in this regard. 


Optimising Battery Life: We’ll provide guidance on extending battery life, reducing downtime and improving efficiency.


Troubleshooting: We will equip your team with the skills to handle common issues, reducing operational disruptions. 


The ultimate goal of our training is to ensure that the electric tugs are operated to their full potential. Leading to enhanced productivity and streamlined operations.


Safety Training


Safety is our utmost priority at Tractive Power. Our training sessions instil a culture of safety consciousness among operators. During these sessions, your employees will learn about: 


Hazard Awareness: Recognise potential hazards and best practices for safe operation.


Emergency Protocols: Understanding what to do in case of emergencies. 


Safety Features: Proper utilisation of safety features integrated into our electric tugs. 


By equipping your staff with the knowledge to mitigate risks, you can create a safe and secure work environment. This not only protects your employees but also minimises potential liabilities.


Electric Tug Servicing and Maintenance 


Our servicing and maintenance options preserve the performance and extend the lifespan of your equipment. We offer comprehensive preventive maintenance programs tailored to your specific model. 


Regular Inspections: 

Our team of skilled technicians conduct routine inspections to identify potential issues. Ensuring your equipment is in optimal condition.


Proactive Maintenance: 

A proactive approach minimises downtime, and expands the lifespan of the equipment.


Breakdown Support: 

In the event of a breakdown or component failure, our technicians are ready to provide prompt repairs and efficient parts replacement.


We maintain an extensive inventory of genuine parts, ensuring that your electric tug can quickly return to full operation. 


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Our team of experts ensure that you have the knowledge, skills, and support needed to maximise your team’s efficiency and safety. While ensuring the lifespan of your electric tug. If you are interested in our training and servicing options and want to learn more, please don’t hesitate to contact us. Fill out our contact form or call us on +44 (0)1538 360372