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44 to 88 minutes
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Online Forklift Safety Training

Forklift Safety Training uses high-quality video to thoroughly teach new forklift operators all aspects of operating a forklift. Forklift Safety Training also uses dramatizations and animation to illustrate proper inspection, stability, how to handle a load, load capacity, driving procedures and other difficult concepts. After completing this course, you will earn a certificate. This course is qualified for continuing education units. You can take this course from our site or, if you have a learning management system, you can install it on your own LMS.


Advantage™ This course is in the Advantage™ format, to read about Advantage™ features click here.

  • Install on any SCORM LMS
  • Rich multimedia presentation with interactions and quiz
  • Print certificate and wallet card
  • You have 60 days to complete the course

For all forklift operators.

The course presents the following topical areas:
  • Stability
    • How a forklift works
    • Rated capacity
    • The stability triangle
    • Testing the load
  • Inspection
    • Before start up: basic parts
    • Before start up: battery operated trucks
    • Before start up: LP trucks
    • Before start up: fuel tanks
    • After start up
    • Inspection forms
  • Operation
    • Picking up a load
    • Traveling: fork positioning
    • Traveling: poor visibility
    • Traveling: driving on inclines
    • Traveling: turning
    • Traveling: traffic rules
    • Traveling: stopping
    • Traveling: parking
    • Putting down a load: basic procedures
    • Putting down a load: stacking procedures
Intended Performance Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course you will be better prepared to:
  • Maintain forklift stability.
    • Define Rated Capacity.
    • Identify the three factors influencing the ability of a forklift.
    • Locate the rated capacity on a forklift.
    • Assess the stability of a forklift by applying the stability triangle concept.
    • Judge forklift ability to handle various loads at differing load centers.
  • Perform required forklift inspections.
    • Recall forklift parts requiring inspection.
    • Locate places to check for leaking fluids.
    • Identify equipment start-up inspection procedures.
    • Explain the use of inspection forms.
  • Follow safe forklift operating procedures.
    • Choose steps to properly pick up a load.
    • Explain the need to tilt the mast back to stabilize the load.
    • Agree to never raise the load while moving.
    • Choose the correct fork position while traveling.
    • Identify proper driving procedures.
    • Describe proper stacking procedures when putting down a load.
    • Identify dangers of high stacking.