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Classroom Hands On Forklift Training IUB 2020

Ended Jun 30, 2020

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Full course description

Course Introduction

This course provides hands on training for operation of forklifts to supervisors and employees in compliance with IU Powered Industrial Truck Program and OSHA 29 CFR 1910.178. 

Introduction to Forklifts training is a prerequisite for this course.

Learning Outcomes

After completing the module, you will be able to:

  • Operate forklift properly and safely

Module Topics Include

  • Develop knowledge of general safety considerations, components and controls of a forklift
  • Principles of operation
  • Learn how to conduct a pre-operation equipment check
  • Safe operating practices and on-the-job operating procedures
  • Trainees complete both knowledge and skill based assessments
  • Trainees are expected to demonstrate proper and safe operation of forklift

Course Creator 

IU Environmental Health and Safety

Length: 3 hours

IU Environmental Health and Safety

Credit: Certificate (expires 3 years from training date)

Audience: All IU departments that operate and/or maintain powered industrial trucks