Ellard Training

Our Product Range Consists of:
Flange Motors Automatic Sliding Doors High Speed Motors Fire Door Motors Sectional Door Motors Direct Drive Motors Auto Swing Door Tube Motors Barrel Assembly Sliding Door Gear Traffic Barrier - Niuba Swing Gate Motors Sliding Gate Motors Residential Garage Door Motors Safety Equipment Intercom Systems/Access Controls Gate Automation Training Courses
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Ellard are committed to providing the best training available within the industry

Ellard are a leading force within the industrial door and automated gate and barrier industry. We pride ourselves on giving an excellent service from the time of your initial enquiry all the way through to providing support during installation and after care.

In addition to being committed to providing the highest possible level of support, we are also committed to providing the best training available within the industry. We have a continual development process in place that ensures our products offer great value for money. Within our new premises we have a dedicated training room, as well as experienced and qualified trainers on hand who can provide you with certificates of attendance for each course.

Training Courses Tailored to Your Requirements

On our technical desk we have fully qualified and experienced electricians with over 100 years experience within the industry covering courses such as product knowledge and understanding, basic electrics, fault finding and wiring. They will tailor courses to your requirements and have assisted in developing a number of products that Ellard supply to the industry cementing them as expert trainers in their fields.

Jonathan Aldred, Business Development Manager for gate and barriers, is also an experienced electrician and gate installer. Jonathan can deliver training on our gate and barrier motors and controls and deliver a overview on gate safety and legislation, including the use of force testers.


The Gate Installer Diploma is a unique training course provided through HSL.

The course is unique due to the hands-on, practical nature, not just an automation and safety overview course (although these elements are covered).

The training  will cost £999pp ex VAT and will run for 5 days; the days do not have to be consecutive.

For more information.

Call  01283 310563
Email gid@hsltraining.com


Benefits of attending the course


The training courses at Ellard continually develop and improve and space has been allocated in the extension of our premise for additional training and demonstration equipment to allow further hands-on experience for those attending training courses. If you are interested in any of the training courses that we offer, please contact us today, we will be more than happy to help!

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Training Awards

Ellard have made a slight change to the training certificates the awards are as follows

Emerald (One course completed) 


Ruby – (Two courses completed)


Diamond – (Three courses completed) 


These awards will be shown at the top of each certificate to be handed out at the end of each course.

These awards can be proudly placed on your website demonstrating to your customers and staff that continual training and development is important to you as a business.

Courses at Ellard

Training Courses at Ellard:

  • Basic electrics for the door industry, including the use of multi-meters and fault finding.
  • Ellard product training for all types of industrial doors, gates and traffic barriers. Coming soon… Training on automatic swing doors and automatic sliding doors.
  • Basic door courses for new entrants to the door industry.
  • Maintenance and repair all types of industrial doors, gates and traffic barriers
  • Risk assessments and method statements; understanding and writing.
  • Fast action doors and controller
  • All gate automation training will include the most recent safety information and training on force testing.


Ellard’s training facilities can house groups of up to 6 trainees at a time; however, one to one courses can also be arranged.

Each training course can be customised to the individual’s requirements and certificates are issued on completion of the training.

Training Courses at Ellard can vary from 1 day to a number of days spread over a number of weeks. All requests can be supported so please just ask!


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