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Forklift Operator Training (4/19/23)

April 19, 2023 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Forklift Operator Training

Students will receive a full day of classroom & hands on training, in compliance with the New OSHA Standard 29CFR 1910.178.

Outline of class to receive certification.

  • All operating instructions, warnings, and precautions for the type(s) of equipment the operator will be authorized to operate.
  • Differences from automobiles.
  • Controls and instrumentation: location, what they do, and how they operate.
  • Engine or motor operation.
  • Steering and maneuvering.
  • Visibility (including restrictions due to load).
  • Fork and attachment adaptation, operation and limitations of their utilization..
  • Vehicle capacity.
  • Vehicle stability.
  • Vehicle inspection and maintenance.
  • Refueling or charging and recharging batteries.
  • Operating limitations.
  • Any other operating instruction, warning or precaution listed in the operator’s manual for the type of vehicle that the employee is being trained to operate.
Workplace Related Topics
  • Surface conditions where the vehicle will be operated.
  • Composition of probable loads and load stability.
  • Load manipulation, stacking, un-stacking.
  • Pedestrian traffic.
  • Narrow aisles and other restricted places of operation.
  • Operating in hazardous classified locations.
  • Operating the truck on ramps and other sloped surfaces that could affect the stability of the vehicle.
  • Other unique or potentially hazardous environmental conditions that exist or may exist in the workplace.
  • Operating the vehicle in closed environments and other areas where insufficient ventilation could case a buildup of carbon monoxide or diesel exhaust.

Member  $200 +Cost:

Note: for all other vehicles types or Train the Trainer course, Please contact us Training@mascpa.org


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  • Can not be the same as the person registering unless PO# is provided
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    PO # must be emailed to Training@mascpa.org if not available at registration, before the 1st day of class.
  • PO # must be emailed to Training@mascpa.org if not available at registration.
  • *All self pays must be paid in advance of attendance. *Company payments are due 30 days post receipt of invoice.
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April 19, 2023
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
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