Training Academy

We pledge to provide you with the resources you need to support you in your new job and develop your own career. We believe our employees have the capacity to be world class.

Our aim is to offer long term careers and every employee is encouraged to take on new challenges. The HU Training Academy supports all our new employees on their way and will provide you with the necessary skills and confidence to be the best you can be.

  •  Induction – four week plan and all new starters are assigned a ‘buddy’to help you settle in
  •  Full sales and customer service training
  •  Training Manuals – for all the different product we sell providing all the information you’ll need to know
  •  Product knowledge and training from our suppliers
  •  Manager Diploma – being a manager at HU requires key skills so we run a Managers Diploma to prepare prospective Managers in waiting
  •  NVQ’s
  •  Time management
  •  Managing disciplinaries and grievance procedures
  •  Customer charter
  •  Equal opportunities
  •  Driver training
  •  Reach and stacking truck training
  •  Basic food hygiene
  •  Health and safety
  •  Manual handling