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Fork Truck Training
April 3 @ 8:30 am - 12:30 pm
This is a three hour safety training course for individuals who regularly or occasionally operate industrial trucks. Training is necessary to develop and reinforce safe operating practices, to highlight the differences between truck and car and to reduce injuries to co-workers and operator as well as damage to property and cargo.
TOPICS covered will be:
Inspecting the truck before use
Using controls properly
Safe loading and unloading
Driving at appropriate speeds
Working under hazardous conditions
Coping with truck defects
Driving near pedestrians
Determining load safety
Leaving an unattended truck safely secured
THIS SEMINAR IS HELD AT THE SAFETY & HEALTH COUNCIL OF NORTHERN NEW ENGLAND
Train someone on your staff to teach NSCs “Coaching the Lift Truck Operator” to your employees, at your workplace, at your convenience.
Training will prepare attendees to comply with all sections of the revised OSHA Standards. Emphasis is on safe operation and maintenance of forklift trucks, electric pallet jackets and narrow aisle equipment.
Attendees will learn how to teach the course including a review of materials and presentation skills. The instructor manual discusses hands-on training and shows how to lay out an evaluation course.
Participants will receive an instructor manual, two videos/DVD and overhead transparencies for training purposes.