Forklift Lift Operator Training

This is a fully comprehensive course designed for an individual with little or no lift truck experience. This course is comprised of intensive classroom instruction, including discussion and a written test, as well as hands-on practical training and evaluation. Upon successful completion of the course, the operator will be presented with a lift truck certificate as proof of training.

Course Content:
Theoretical
performing of pre-shift inspection
relevant provincial and federal legislation
requirements of the C.S.A. Standard and the applicable provincial guidelines
pedestrian awareness
Stability principles: lift truck design and operation
parts of a truck/pre-shift inspection
operation of truck
fuel sources (battery and propane)
general safety rules/guidelines
summary (written test)

Practical
review of pre-shift inspection
battery maintenance and charging procedures
propane cylinder exchange
safe operating techniques
load handling/selection
dock safety
driver practical training