Hyster Offers Productivity in Motion Operator Training Programs on DVD

New training DVDs available for viewing and on-demand printing

(GREENVILLE, N.C., USA: May 7, 2008) Hyster Company (www.hysteramericas.com), a leading lift truck designer and manufacturer in North America, and Performance Learning Services announce the release of all existing Hyster Productivity in Motion Operator Training Programs on DVD. The training DVDs were created to help dealers provide training sessions quickly and easily to operators in their areas.  

Each DVD includes options for dealers to either view the presentation or select operator training support documents for downloading and printing. The documents are OSHA-compliant and include:

•    Instructions for printing
•    Operator Training Instructor’s Guide
•    Operator Training Test Questions
•    Operator’s Manual
•    Course Completion Certificate
•    Authorization Wallet Cards

Using the DVD, dealers no longer need to order and purchase additional printed materials — they can now print an unlimited number of operator training support documents wherever they are. Interactive text fields on the certificates and authorization cards allow dealers to customize the materials with the operator’s name, course completion date and truck information before printing.

English versions of the DVD are available for Class I-V, Class II, Class III and container handling, while Spanish and French Canadian versions are currently available for Class I-V. 

To purchase the Hyster operator training programs on DVD, please visit www.hysteramericas.com to find a Hyster dealer near you.

For media information, please contact Matt Murphy, Koroberi, Inc., by phone at 919-945-0533 or by e-mail at matt@koroberi.com.

About Hyster Company

Based in Greenville, North Carolina, Hyster Company ( www.hysteramericas.com ) is a leading lift truck designer and manufacturer in North America. Hyster offers more than 130 models configured for gasoline, LPG, diesel, and electric power, with the widest capacity range in the industry — from 2,500 lbs to 105,000 lbs. Supported by the industry’s largest and most experienced dealer network, Hyster builds durable lift trucks that deliver high productivity, low total cost of ownership, easy serviceability, and advanced ergonomic features; accompanied by outstanding parts, service and training support.

Hyster employs approximately 7,000 people worldwide as part of NACCO Materials Handling Group, Inc. ( www.nmhg.com ), a wholly owned subsidiary of NACCO Industries, Inc. (NYSE:NC).

Hyster and the Hyster logo are registered trademarks of Hyster Company.