Forklift Training

The student will receive classroom and practical instruction describing the operator’s daily inspection report and safe operation of the forklift.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this course, the students will:

  • Understand the forklift fundamentals and safety features.
  • Have a basic knowledge and understanding of the balance, stability, and capacity.
  • Identify the controls and their functions.
  • Understand why maintenance is important.
  • Be aware of the safe load handling techniques.

To ensure the information discussed in this course is understood and retained, all students participate in practical exercises.

Operator safety training is a key component that is required for all individuals who use and operate a forklift. Ensuring that you are properly trained to use the equipment will reduce the risk of injury to yourself and fellow employees.

Through this training course, you will learn a basic understanding of the safety requirements that are required when you operate a forklift, and you will understand the importance of your role in maintaining safe working conditions. It is important that you are aware of the basic safe operations, and the specific safe operations for the forklift that you will be using, as not all forklifts are the same. This will allow you to reduce the risk of any product, property, or injury occurring at your workplace.

PREREQUISITES: Students must present a valid Alberta driver’s license or learner’s permit. Students must be at least 18 years of age to attend this course.

Expiry: 3-years

Class Size: Maximum 20

  • TriTech Safety & Training
  • 11901-97 Ave Grande Prairie, AB T8W 0C7
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