FORKLIFT TRAINING

The Correct Compliance Forklift Training program is designed using guidelines set out in the Safety Standard for Lift Trucks (CSA B335-15), the Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA), and Reg. 851, Industrial Establishments. Successful completion of this program legally certifies employees to operate the equipment they have been trained on.

 

This program covers the following; 

  • Course Introduction and Statistics

  • Relevant Legislation & Standards

  • Responsibilities and duties of the workers, supervisors and employers

  • Identifying various lift trucks related to work environment

  • Pre-Shift Inspections: Visual & Operational

  • Data plates, capacity and load limitations

  • Fuel safety: electric and/or propane

  • Safe operating procedures

  • Pedestrian Awareness

A man operating a yellow forklift in a tire warehouse. The operator is removing a tire skid from the 4th rack level.

Program Duration: Up to 8 hours: depending on participant's experience levels & pieces of equipment. 

Knowledge Verification: An 80% passing grade is required to receive a certificate.

Evaluation: The practical evaluation of the forklift operator training course requires operators to demonstrate competency skill level that is equal or greater to the industry accepted measurements.

Equipment that can be covered during the Forklift Training program:

  • Stand up counter balance

  • Sit down counter balance

  • End Rider and Pallet truck

  • Reach truck

  • Turret truck

  • Wave (Work Assist Vehicle)

  • Tugger andCentre rider

  • Order Picker