Forklift Operations and Safety

Course Objectives:


To teach the basic skill requirements, practical applications and associated job safety knowledge to personnel involved in forklift crane operations and signaling procedures.

At the end of the course, successful delegates should be able to operate forklift cranes both safely and efficiently.


Course Contents

Part 1

  • Lift Truck Accidents
  • Types, Components and Attachments
  • Inspection and Maintenance
  • Physical Principles and Environment
  • Loading, Moving Load and Placing Loads
  • Operator Checklist
  • Weights of Materials
  • OSHA Standards on Forklift Operation
  • Recap of the Course Contents.
  • Question and Answer
  • Written Examination


Part 2

  • Practical demonstration of using the forklift.
  • Practical demonstration of inspection of the forklift
  • Practical Examination


Course Accreditation:

International Association of Drilling Contractors - IADC


Course Duration

01 Day