Forklift operator certification training programs can improve and reduce injuries in the workplace. Employees must know the safe operation of forklifts and performance of the equipment. Our forklift training gives the operators the knowledge to operate safely and reduce accidents which cause downtime. Forklift accidents cause injuries to operators, workers on the job site and even people nearby. The majority of accidents are caused by human errors which is a big safety risk. Accidents can be minimized or prevented through proper crane operator training and certification programs that meet the latest OSHA requirements.
All Purpose Crane Training provides specialized forklift operator training for sit down, stand up and telescopic forklifts. We also do training for both electric forklifts and propane forklift trucks. Replacing forklift batteries and propane cylinder training can be added on in the training course. Training is offered at your location or anywhere in the United States. If available to you forklift operator certification training can be done online from your desktop or laptop computer. Safety is our first priority. Call and get scheduled in a forklift class today.
Forklift Operator Certification Training CCR Title 8 Sec 3668, CFR 1910.178
Power industrial trucks. General Requirements.
Overview Of Forklift Operator Course:
In this course, we’ll discuss the importance of forklift operator training and responsibilities of a professional forklift operator. The skills and techniques you can use to ensure safe operation and incident prevention.
Operator Training Topics:
Fork pins or locks
lift and tilt cylinders
Overhead guard or falling object protection structure (FOPS)
Operator restraint system
Forklift Pre-operation Inspection
Federal law requires all forklifts to be inspected at least once per shift.
Training Requirements Of A Forklift Operator
You need to be familiar with a forklifts weight capacity, where the data plate is located, and what information about the capacity it provides, the controls, functions and operating characteristics of each forklift truck you operate.
Loading Dock Safety
Many incidents occur while working on loading docks.
Forklifts are designed on a 3-point suspension system.
Many coworkers are injured each year by falling loads.
Be familiar with the trucks you operate.
Forklift Operator Conclusion
As a professional operator, you have full responsibility for the safe and proper operation of your forklift. Your safety and the safety of your coworkers depend on it. Professionals don’t leave safety to a chance.