Forklift Safety Train the Trainer

Forklift Safety Train the Trainer

Forklift Safety Train the Trainer is an eight-hour course designed to provide experienced forklift operators with the knowledge, skills, and resources needed to deliver effective initial and refresher training to your employees. It stresses the practical application of safe operating principles, load characteristics, and workplace hazards. The Forklift Safety Train the Trainercurriculum reflects all the training requirements listed in 29 CFR 1910.178. All students will receive a fully-scripted Forklift Safety: Train the Trainer Leader’s Guide, sample student materials, and a variety of checklists and forms needed to train and certify your
location’s forklift operators.

Effective Forklift Safety Training:

  • Reduces your incident rate.
  • Reduces forklift damage.
  • Reduces property damage.
  • Reduces spilled loads.
  • Reduces the costs of material handling.
  • Improves safety.


Before students attend this class they must be qualified forklift operators with extensive experience with the exact type of forklift that they will be using to train operators.

In addition they must also be knowledgeable about their location’s policies and procedures regarding forklift operations.

$345.00/per person

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Forklift Safety: Train the Trainer Course OutlineWelcome letter download page

  • OSHA Subpart N
  • General Requirements
  • Designations
  • Fuel Handling and Batteries
  • Operator Training/Retraining
  • Appendices

Operator Training Topics

  • Introduction to forklifts       
  • Accident Rates
  • Types of forklifts
  • Parts of forklifts
  • Seat Belts
  • Pre-Shift Inspection
  • Operator Manuals
  • Load Characteristics and Capacity
  • Center of Gravity & Stability
  • Basic Operation
  • Forklifts & Pedestrians
  • Refueling
  • Record keeping

Conducting Effective Training

  • Adult Learning Fundamentals
  • Operator Training
  • Record keeping and Certification

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This class can also be taught at your location. Request a quote.

Bruce Hulberg August 14, 2017
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