Specialist Packing (and Transporting Pianos)

Suitable for operational staff who want to gain a thorough grounding in Specialist Packing or for those who need a refresher.

Course Overview

This two-day course will provide delegates with a thorough grounding in specialist packing including how to correctly pack a variety of specialist items and effects, along with how to correctly and safely move upright and grand pianos.

Course Content

  • The importance of using the correct manual handling techniques
  • Correct preparation and the safe packing of barometers
  • The precautions and correct packing materials used for silverware
  • How to correctly pack glassware, fine porcelain and objet d’art
  • How to correctly pack lampshades
  • How to prepare and move a chandelier
  • Theory and practice of safely moving an upright and grand piano


Two days

Maximum Delegates:


Price per Delegate:

Members: £345 + VAT

Non Members: £350 + VAT

Venues & Dates:


14-15 May, 15-16 Jul, 19-20 Oct. 19-20 Nov

To find out more information on this course or to book please contact us on 01923 699484 or email training@bar.co.uk

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