This course is a comprehensive program for training forklift operators. The training is tailored to the specific needs of your organization and involves classroom and hands-on training.
Standard course length is 8 hours.
The OSHA rules state: “Training and evaluation shall be conducted by a person with the knowledge, training, and experience to train powered industrial truck operators and evaluate their competence”. – 29 CFR 1910.178 L
- Are you in compliance?
- Have you trained your employees?
- Do you have a forklift certification program?
All persons who will operate a powered industrial truck shall be trained and pass an operator evaluation before being allowed to use a vehicle in the workplace.
The OSHA standard requires that the employer certify that each operator has received the training and has been evaluated. The written certification record must include the name of the operator, the date of the training, the date of the evaluation, and the identity of the person(s) performing the training or evaluation.