COURSE OUTLINE

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Forklift Training Online course aims to reduce the risks related to forklifts by teaching you how to become a safe lift truck operator.    This course is in compliant with the requirements for theory training of CSA Standard B335 as well as the ANSI Standard B56.1.


  • Forklift truck fundamentals, including components and their functions
  • Principles of balance, stability, and capacity
  • Importance of a pre-inspection
  • Procedures for completing both a visual and operational inspection
  • Safely enter, exit, and operate forklift trucks
  • Operate forklift trucks around pedestrians
  • Guidelines for parking a forklift truck
  • Safely pick up, move, and deploy loads
  • Procedures for surviving incidents
  • Safe procedures for fueling powered lift trucks (gasoline or diesel)
  • Safe procedures for replacing liquid petroleum tanks
  • Proper methods for changing, charging, and adding water to industrial batteries
  • And more



Program Duration:    2.5 hours

Passing Grade:         80% (Must be achieved for certificate of completion)

Program Materials:  Supplemental materials for this course can be accessed online.


Upon successful completion of this online course, a certificate of completion will be available for download and printing.  Please note that, in some jurisdictions, additional practical evaluation on equipment may be required to ensure regulatory compliance.

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