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Forklift (Counterbalance)

A forklift is a commonly used piece of equipment on a worksite. So it's important that all workers know how to use it safely. Improper use can cause serious injuries and death to themselves or a co-worker.

This course is designed provide operators with an in-depth instruction on regulations and safe operation as well as extensive hands-on operation exercises. Only those able to demonstrate an acceptable level of operational competence will receive certification for successful course completion.

 Theory topics include:

  • · Regulations

  • · Equipment types including main parts

  • · Equipment safety

  • · Fuels and battery types

 Practical topics include how to do a pre-use inspection, safe operation procedures, parking and shutdown procedures while under the supervision of the instructor.

 NOTE: Steel toe boots are required for the practical component of this course.

 

Earlier Event: October 11
Aerial Work Platform
Later Event: October 13
Telehandler (Zoomboom)