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Safe Driving - Forklift Operator

Learning Objectives

  • List the differences between a forklift and an automobile.
  • Recognize conditions that could be hazardous for forklift operation.
  • Identify safe practices for working around pedestrians.
  • Identify safe practices for working around docks.

Available in English

20 Minutes

Learners will demonstrate awareness of safe forklift operation principles by identifying basic key features on the lift, recognizing the technical components of forklift operation, listing safe load handling and driving practices, stating general safety rules, and inspecting and maintaining lift equipment.

Course Outline
  • Safe Driving Basics
  • Safety Around Pedestrians
  • Challenging Surfaces and Enclosed Spaces
  • 29 CFR 1910.178 Lift truck related topics.