Fork Lift & Lift Truck Training
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Forklifts, or Lift Trucks are integral pieces of equipment used to move and handle material safely and efficiently in many environments. Their widespread use requires that individuals working with and around forklifts recognize hazards associated with the equipment and the environment in which they are operated.
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Price per course:
GVCA members receive a 15% discount on all online Health and Safety training.
To obtain your exclusive discount code, members can login into their My GVCA account or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org. Questions? Call 519-622-4822 x 120Our Safe Operation of a Forklift / Lift Truck Program makes participants aware of their legal responsibilities and provides the required information to achieve the theory portion of becoming a competent operator.
Forklift/ Lift Truck training course modules
- Hazard Identification
- Competency and General Responsibilities
- Stability Principles for Forklifts & Lift Trucks
- Pre-Operational Checks
- Safe Operating Procedures
- Fuel Sources
- Electric Motor Narrow Aisle Reach Trucks
This course discusses the hazards associated with operating lift trucks (sometimes called forklift or fork lift trucks). Hazards reviewed include equipment, material, environmental and process hazards. The responsibilities of employers, supervisors and workers are reviewed. The unusual design and operating characteristics of lift trucks including rear wheel steering, visibility issues and weight are illustrated, discussed and reviewed. Various lift truck classifications are discussed in detail, including:
Class I : Electric Motor Rider Truck
Class II : Electric Motor Narrow Aisle Truck
Class III : Electric Motor Hand Truck or Hand/Rider Truck
Class IV : Internal Combustion Engine Truck (Solid/Cushion Tires)
Class V : Internal Combustion Engine Truck (Pneumatic Tires)
Class VI : Electric & Internal Combustion Engine Tractors
Class VII : Rough Terrain Forklifts (vertical mast, variable reach and Truck mounted)
This course will take approximately 75 minutes to complete.
Upon successful completion, a 3 year Forklift/Lift Truck certificate will be issued automatically and must be signed in the space provided by a competent individual verifying that a hands-on practical evaluation has been completed within your facility.
COMPLIANCE AND REGULATIONS:
All Grand Valley Construction Association online health and safety training courses have been developed according to stringent regulation and according to each Province’s legislation.