Forklift Operator Safety Training

This online course covers several topics regarding the safe operation of forklifts, including pre-operation inspections, load handling, and maintenance.

COURSE OVERVIEW

This all-in-one training course makes it easy to train your forklift operators as it covers safety topics that are critical to avoiding accidents and injuries including general safety, pre-operation, operation, load handling, fuel/battery maintenance, and specialized units.

After completing this course, it should be possible to:

  • Perform a pre-operation forklift inspection
  • Park and leave a forklift
  • Refuel a forklift
  • Explain the following:
    • How forklifts differ from other vehicles
    • The stability triangle
    • Special features of motorized hand trucks and high lift units
    • Guidelines for conducting regular maintenance on forklifts
    • Guidelines for recording forklift modifications

COURSE TOPICS

  • General safety
  • Pre-operation
  • Operation
  • Load handling
  • Fuel/battery maintenance
  • Specialized units

ONLINE COURSE DURATION

Approximately 90 minutes

PASS MARK

Testing conducted in this course is designed to reinforce the information presented. A mark of 80% must be achieved in order to receive a certificate of completion. Participants are able to repeat the course twice if the pass mark is not achieved on the first attempt.

CERTIFICATE OF COMPLETION

N/A

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS

N/A

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