Everything you need to know about The Park Centre for our
Bristol Manual Handling Instructor Course
Bristol is regarded as the capital of the South West of England. Lively, yet laid back, it blends its rich maritime heritage with an innovative, dynamic culture, making it one of the most cosmopolitan centres to visit outside of London.
The Park Centre Bristol is conveniently located on Daventry Road which is just 3 miles or approximately a 17 minute drive from the city centre. It is an ideal training centre located for attendees travelling from areas such as Cornwall, Devon, Somerset, Dorset, Wiltshire, Gloucestershire and South Wales.
HOW TO FIND THE PARK CENTRE
The Park Centre, Daventry Road, Bristol, BS4 1DQ
WHY CHOOSE BRISTOL FOR YOUR MANUAL HANDLING INSTRUCTOR (TRAIN THE TRAINER) COURSE
There are many truly great things to explore in Bristol. Once a busy dock where sailors and merchants traded goods and set sail for voyages of discovery, Bristol's Harbourside is now an attractive, modern development filled with restaurants, bars and shops. From here, you can hop on a boat and view the city from the waterline. Bristol Ferry Boats operate waterbus services all year for locals and tourists allowing you to jump on and off as you please. Bristol Packet Boats also offer guided tours around the harbour and out into the Avon Gorge. For those of you interested in art work, world famous artist Banksy has many unique works of art painted across the city centre. Click here for a self-guided walking tour of his art in the city. If you are interested in soaking up some culture, Bristol’s Hippodrome hosts blockbuster shows and touring west end musicals. There are also many fantastic museums and art galleries across the city centre. Click here for a guide.
WHERE TO STAY
For good quality overnight stays at a great price, Osteopathic Solutions recommend Travelodge. The nearest Travelodge to The Park Centre is Mitchell Lane Travelodge, Bristol, BS1 6BU. Click here to book via Travelodge's website.
Shopping in Bristol comes in all shapes and sizes. Whether you're looking for a tiny pop up selling locally designed fashion or a whopping great mall with everything under one roof – this city really is the shopping capital of the South West. Take a leisurely stroll around the Regency streets of Clifton Village and browse its posh boutiques. Alternatively, if you are after some familiar high street shops, Bristol Shopping Quarter is the place to go. With hundreds of shops, cafes and attractions you'll certainly be kept busy shopping in Bristol.
WINING & DINING IN BRISTOL
Bristol is bursting with fresh, locally sourced produce and contains a great range of restaurants to choose from and the good thing is, you don’t need deep pockets to indulge in its foodie scene. For quality steak at a bargain price and a cosy restaurant lit warmly by a variety of little lamps, The Ox is your go to place.
For Bristol's finest seafood dishes, Wallfish Bistro offers a fine dining feel at an affordable price. If you're in the mood to heavily indulge after a long day of training with us, Rosemarino offers great portions of high quality Italian food and impressively won best Italian restaurant at the Bristol Good Food awards three years in a row.
For Bristol's Best Burger, Chomp specializes in "Beer, Beef and Bourbon" as written on the top of every menu, and is the go to place for a top notch burger.
YOUR EXPERT MANUAL HANDLING TRAINER, PAUL HENAGHAN BSc (Hons) Ost
Your Instructor on the Manual Handling Instructor Programme will be Paul Henaghan. Paul is our Bristol based Manual Handling Instructor and is there to assist you over the course period.
He can be contacted on 0845 299 3513 throughout the duration of the course.
THE TRAINING VENUE
The Park Centre in Bristol is a spacious venue with plenty of room on site to carry out both the theory and practical areas of our highly practical manual handling training courses. The training room is equipped with a variety of loads where attendees can perform best practice lifting, carrying, lowering, pulling, pushing and team handling with the guidance from your Expert Instructor Paul Henaghan. Having a good range of equipment to practice with fully prepares you for any loads you may come across within your industry.
For your well deserved breaks there are plentiful hot drinks and chilled water provided throughout the day. There is a cafe onsite for your lunch breaks with a great range of good value, freshly prepared food. You can view its menu here.
We look forward to seeing you at our fully equipped training centre in Bristol.
PARKING AT THE VENUE
There is a secure car park for you at The Park Centre, Bristol. If you are travelling there by public transport, it is easy accessable. The Park Centre on Daventry Road is less than a 5 minute walk from here.
WE LOOK FORWARD TO SEEING YOU IN BRISTOL FOR OUR MANUAL HANDLING INSTRUCTOR COURSES
To view dates for our upcoming Manual Handling Instructor Courses at The Park Centre please click here