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Forklift Safety Training

Course Code: OSH 235


This online forklift safety course provides training required by OSHA for employees who operate powered industrial trucks (PITs) or forklifts. The training will help employees develop awareness of OSHA rules and guidelines for the safe operation of forklifts.

$29 each





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Key Learning Objectives 
  • Safety operate a powered industrial truck (forklift) to lift and carry loads
  • Recognize the different types of powered industrial trucks used in industry and the unique hazards they present for workers 
  • Describe the maintenance and inspection requirements for forklifts 
Training Topics:
  • Introduction to forklifts
  • Types of forklifts and their hazards
  • Common accident causes
  • Basic safety principles for operating a forklift
  • Using safety equipment
  • Loading, balancing, lifting, and carrying loads
  • Parking the forklift
  • Inspection and maintenance of forklifts
  • Refueling and recharging forklifts
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