Lift Truck Safety (Theory)

Lift Truck Safety (Theory)

Course Description:
You will be instructed on the safe operational procedures of a lift truck in accordance with the manufacturer’s operation and maintenance manual, the user’s operating guidelines, and government regulations.

Operators of lift trucks shall receive retraining at intervals not exceeding three years.

Duration:
4 hours/8 hours

Who Should Attend:
Operators and their Supervisors

Learning Objectives:

  • Legislation
  • Company policies and procedures
  • Operating manual
  • Lift truck features and safety equipment
  • Stability
  • Capacity plate and location
  • Preoperational inspection
  • Start-up and shut down
  • Travelling with and without a load
  • Pedestrians
  • Load handling
  • Ramps and grades
  • Personnel lifting, lowering, and supporting
  • Elevators
  • Refueling/recharging (Battery, Gas, Propane and Diesel)


Recertification: 3 years