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Cal Materials Handling

    Cal Materials Handling

    Course Overview

    This intermediate California-specific Materials Handling online safety course will teach you how to avoid mistakes and hazards when handling building materials. We will discuss the required methods and equipment for California state materials handling safety. You will be taught how to properly pile material as well as the safest ways to dispose of construction building material. Most importantly, we will instruct you on how to plan in advance to effectively manage building material on any job site.

    Intended Audience

    This Cal Materials Handling online safety training is for California-based construction workers and supervisors who are responsible for materials handling of construction materials and waste on a California job site.

    • Construction Workers in California
    • Construction Supervisors In California
    • Construction Foremen in California
    • Construction Managers in California
    • Safety Officers in California

    Learning Objectives

    This California-specific Materials Handling safety course will teach you how to safely manage building materials, equipment and containers, and the safe use and maintenance of rigging equipment. You will also be instructed on how to properly use both manual and methods of materials handling and proper disposal methods.

    Course Topics

    • Introduction to Materials Handling in California
    • Manual Handling Techniques
    • Non-Powered Handling Equipment
    • Powered Industrial Trucks
    • Conveyors
    • Cranes, Hoists, and Rigging
    • Slings
    • Piling Material
    • Storage and Disposal
    • Advance Planning
    • Final Considerations


    • California Materials Handling
    • California Materials Safety
    • Title 8 – California Code of Regulations, Section 1938
    • Cal/OSHA Regulations
    • Rigging Equipment

    Features and Benefits

    In ClickSafety’s California-specific Materials Handling online safety course, we will focus on both the practical and legally required approaches to California materials safety. After finishing this course successfully, you will understand:

    • Cal/OSHA requirements for safely handling and storing building equipment, materials and containers
    • How to dispose of debris properly
    • How to safely use and maintain rigging equipment
    Walnut Creek, CA 94596
    Call: 800.971.1080