AMHSA provides a wide range of training and workshop sessions covering a range of topics including:

  • Technical training (e.g. Carbon Footprint Workshop, Training Workshop, Fire Protection Workshop)
  • Legal e.g., MF/1 training
  • Sales e.g. Exhibition staff training, Twitter for Business Training

AMHSA’s training sessions are generally open to both members and non-members with reduced rates for AMHSA members. Some of our training courses carry CPD accreditation and will earn training credits / hours. Please check each individual course on our website as they are published.

AMHSA events are generally booked online through the AMHSA Event Booking site.


Recent Events

AMHSA Members Meeting – Social Evening

On Tuesday 26th November, AMHSA members met for another informal social event in Market Harborough. Members enjoyed a dinner and blind wine tasting experience with the company of colleagues and counterparts from the industry.

The evening proved highly entertaining and successful and old acquaintences and new contacts were made between those present.

AMHSA Members Meeting – Wednesday 27th November.

The second AMHSA Members’ Meeting of 2019 was held at the Harborough Innovation Centre on Wednesday 27th November. 25 delegates were welcomed to the Harborough Innovation Centre and served with breakfast rolls in the cafe restaurant providing networking opportunities before attending the meeting to hear the latest views, news and opinions about factors affecting the industry and the changes on the immediate political horizon.

Upcoming Events

AMHSA Automation Material Handling Systems Training Seminar – 12th February 2020, Harborough Innovation Centre

Arguably the UK’s leading authority on logistics automation, AMHSA are once again pleased to be able to offer their Training Workshop designed to cover the fundamentals of automated materials handling systems. This event has proved to be one of the most popular events in the AMHSA calendar and is recommended to all newcomers to our industry and experienced colleagues, alike.

Whether it’s an introduction, familiarisation or an understanding of the traditional or the contemporary and latest state-of-the-art solutions on the market, to tackle and overcome the automation introduction obstacles in your supply chain, this workshop will offer a comprehensive awareness of the products available, for designers and engineers.

AMHSA Training Event – Fire Safety Training (Postponed – March 2020)

An opportunity to learn about the new regulations surrounding fire suppression systems and sprinklers. This session will brief delegates about the legislative changes that have been made to the requirements for fire supression systems in habitable buildings since the Grenfell Disaster (The Hackitt Report) and recent recommended changes to the minimum requirements for supression systems, in particular sprinklers and the aspirtions of insurers, in commercial environments.

Delegates will also hear the presenters’ views of what the Independent Review of Building Regulations and Fire Safety, yet to be concluded, may mean for distribution centres and warehouses both retrospectively and going forward.

More details will be displayed on the website soon. 

Future Events

Our new calendar of events will be available in the new year. In 2020 our events will include

  • AMHSA AGM & Members’ Meeting.
  • Toyota Training Centre visit, including a tour of the car assembly hall.
  • AMHSA Sporting Charity Challenger Day.

More details will follow in due course. Please keep a watchful eye on our website for more information.

Upcoming Events
Future Events