Heavy Equipment Training

Defensive Driving

Defensive Driving This 4 - 8 hour course provides personnel information & skill development on proper driving principles for industrial trucks, including vehicle inspection & operation techniques. Driving with trailers is stressed during this program.

  • Introduction to Traffic Safety
  • Defensive Driving Techniques
  • Speed & Space Management
  • Emergency Maneuvers
  • Accident Procedures
  • Driver Fatigue
  • Seeing Hazards / Hazard Awareness
  • Night Driving
  • Extreme Weather Conditions

Forklift/ Safety

This two hour program is for operators and supervisors of forklift operations, and other professional personnel who will come in contact with this equipment. The course uses OSHA criteria from 29 CFR 1910.178. It highlights the most common dangers of powered industrial truck operations and provides solutions to those dangers. Driving tips, avoiding injury and proper handling and transportation of loads are featured. According to OSHA 29 CFR 1910.178, only trained and authorized operators shall be permitted to operate a powered industrial truck.

  • Forklift Terminology 
  • OSHA Regulations & Requirements 
  • Truck Specific Conditions 
  • Inspection of Industrial equipment 
  • Safe Operating Principles 
  • Lifting Principles
  • Signals

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