This course satisfies the training requirements of prevailing regulations. Satisfies requirement for forklift certification and keeps operators in compliance. This course includes both a classroom and a practical component to introduce operation safety and to reinforce safety procedures for experienced operators. This course can also satisfy requirement for retraining after an accident.
This course includes the following: explanations of electrical, fall, and falling object hazards; procedures for dealing with hazards; recognizing and avoiding unsafe conditions in the work setting; Instructions for correct operation of the lift (including maximum intended load and load capacity); Demonstrations of the skills and knowledge needed to operate an aerial lift before operating it on the job; When and how to perform inspections; and Manufacturer’s requirements. Drop-offs, holes, or unstable surfaces such as loose dirt; Inadequate ceiling heights; Slopes, ditches, or bumps; Debris and floor obstructions; Overhead electric power lines and communication cables; Other overhead obstructions; Other hazardous locations and atmospheres; High wind and other severe weather conditions; and The presence of others in close proximity to the work.