75 percent classroom training. This class focuses on the OSHA forklift regulations 29 CFR 1910.178. For those desiring to become a forklift trainer for initial or refresher training, and operator evaluation. Prior to or after completing the Forklift Train the Trainer, it is highly recommended that CVTC partner with you and your employees for customized on-site forklift certification that is specific to your company vehicle(s) to ensure that the trainer is properly certified. Forklift certification is valid for up to 3 years. Please contact a CVTC Business and Industry Representative for more information.
Objectives and expectations;
Defining "certified", "qualified", and "competent";
Find the hazards!: Forklift and vehicle hazards;
Pedestrian safety and awareness;
Safe practices and OSHA regulations;
Types of powered industrial vehicles (PIV's);
Forklift driving principles;
Forklift safe practices;
Accident scenario and case history;
Forklift certification packet;
Dock plate and vehicle inspections;
Go through and practice driving and operation;
Complete the certification process;
Conduct a 5-10 minute presentation on a selected topic.