Edmonton Forklift Training Course

Edmonton Forklift Training Course - Industry and federal regulators have established the criteria for forklift safety training according to their existing regulations and standards. Individuals wishing to use a forklift should finish a forklift training course before making use of one of these equipment. The accredited Forklift Operator Training Program is meant to provide trainees with the information and practical skills to become an operator of a forklift.

There are forklift operation safety rules that must be followed pertaining to pre-shift inspections, and rules for loading and lifting.

Prior to a shift starting, an inspection checklist should be completed and given to the Instructor or Supervisor. If whatever maintenance problem is discovered, the machine must not be used until the issue is addressed. To be able to indicate the equipment is out of service, the keys must be removed from the ignition and a warning tag placed in a location which is visible.

Safety regulations for loading will include checking the load rating capacity on the forklift to know how much the machine can handle. When starting the machine, the forks must be in the down position. Don't forget that there is a loss of about 100 pounds carrying capacity for every one inch further away from the carriage that the load is carried.

So as to safely lift a palletized load, drive the forklift toward the pallet and halt with the fork three inches from the load. Level the mast until it is at right angles to the load. Raise the forks to an inch beneath the slot on the pallet and drive forward. Then lift forks four inches. Tilt back the load to secure it for moving. Drive the lift in reverse if the load obscures frontal vision. Check behind and honk in order to alert other personnel. Do not allow forks to drag on the ground.

The load must be loaded by the forklift in such a way that ensures the load is secure and would not create a hazard to other objects or people. Restraining loads is needed for materials which could shift during transport and destabilize the forklift.

Drums can be strapped together to be able to avoid shifting and movement of the drums. Forklift operators must drive slowly when moving liquids, to reduce instability in the forklift.

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