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Forklift Operator - Initial (4-hr) / recertification
Cost - $100 / $75 Register NOW
(29 CFR 1910.178) OSHA revised requirements mandate a training program that bases the amount and type of training required on the operator's prior knowledge and skill, the types of forklifts utilized, the workplace hazards, and the operator's demonstrated abilities. Evaluation is required as part of the initial and refresher training, and at least once every three years. This course covers truck-related topics such as operating instructions and warnings, steering and maneuvering, visibility, and vehicle stability, as well as work-place related topics including surface conditions, load manipulation, and operating on ramps. The curriculum meets the OSHA standards as set out in 29 CFR 1910.178.
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Description Regulation 29 CFR 1910.178 Online Course Register NOW
Forklift Operator Cost - $75 (initial or recertification)
COURSE AGENDA
Similarities and Differences from Automobiles
Power Plant Operation & Maintenance
Steering and Maneuvering
Vehicle Capacity and Stability
Vehicle Inspection & Maintenance
Surface Conditions
Load Computations
Pedestrian Traffic
Ramp Operation
Vehicle Operation in Closed Environments
Written and Visual Exam
Hands-On Exercises
Vehicle Inspection
Traveling without a Load
Traveling with a Load
Setting down a Pallet
Stacking a Load
Loading a Trailer
Operating in Narrow Aisles
Operating in the Work Environment
Please note that course can be shortened by eliminating some forklift exercises.

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