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Forklift Operator Certification

    Forklift Operator Certification

    Course Overview

    This certificate-level online Forklift Operator safety course focuses on the safe operation of a sit-down, counterbalanced forklift. Discover the general safety rules and driver evaluations required in order to obtain a forklift certification card. Learn which OSHA regulations have changed, and what you need to know in order to stay safe while working.

    Note: Employer must provide hands-on training and certificate of completion. ClickSafety provides Forklift Performance Test Form upon request.

    Intended Audience

    This online forklift certification training is intended for:

    • Fork Truck Operators
    • Warehouse Supervisors
    • Construction Managers
    • Construction Safety Personnel

    Learning Objectives

    This Forklift Operator certification online course is based on OSHA standards and covers construction of the lift, inspection criteria, operational characteristics, load handling, center of gravity and the stability of the lift, fueling, general safety rules and driver evaluations. You are encouraged to further your learning by reviewing the OSHA regulations found in the Code of Federal Regulations, Article 29, General Industry Standards, Section 1910.178, Powered Industrial Trucks.

    Course Topics

    • Overview of Forklift Operator Certification
    • Regulatory Changes
    • Operation Examination #1
    • Powered Industrial Trucks: General
    • Counterbalanced Lift Truck
    • Operational Examination #2
    • Counterbalanced Lift Truck: Concerns
    • Operational Examination #3
    • Counterbalanced Lift Truck: Concerns II
    • Operational Examination #4
    • Equipment Operations
    • Operational Examination #5
    • Operating Environment
    • Operation Examination #6
    • Pre-shift Inspections
    • Operation Examination #7
    • Pre-shift Inspections: Part II
    • Operation Examination #8
    • Load Handling Techniques
    • Operation Examination #9
    • Operating Safety Rules and Practices
    • Operational Evaluations
    • Operation Examination #10
    • Summary
    • Case Reports
    • Forklift Case Study #1
    • Forklift Case Study #2
    • Forklift Case Study #3
    • Forklift Case Study #4


    • OSHA
    • ANSI
    • LP Gas Valve
    • LP Unit
    • CG
    • LP Tank
    • NFPA Standards
    • Nameplate Data

    Features and Benefits

    By taking ClickSafety’s Forklift Operator Certification online course, you will learn about a major safety device, required by OSHA, that can save any lift operator’s life. Once you have successfully completed this course, you should:

    • Take your required performance test given by your employer to receive a forklift operator certificate
    • Demonstrate knowledge and skills in lift inspection and evaluation
    • Be well-versed in OSHA safety guidelines for safe fork truck operations
    Walnut Creek, CA 94596
    Call: 800.971.1080