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EZ Scaffold Corp.
EZG Manufacturing
Federated Insurance
Fraco USA, Inc.
Hydro Mobile, Inc.
Kennison Forest Products, Inc.
Mortar Net Solutions
Non-Stop Scaffolding
Norton Clipper
Southwest Scaffolding
The Belden Brick Company
Xtreme Manufacturing

Sit-Down Forklift

Provider: Mason Contractors Association of America
Discipline: Safety
Credits: 1.50

This course presents material on the safe operation of powered industrial trucks, also known as fork trucks, lift trucks or forklifts. Among material handling equipment, none are as common as the forklift.

Course Learning Objectives:

  1. Types of Forklifts
  2. Forklift Regulations
  3. Inspections and Records
  4. Anatomy
  5. Operator's Manual and Warning Label
  6. Battery Hazards & Care
  7. Forklift Chassis
  8. Mast & Forks
  9. Operator's Compartment
  10. Stability of a Forklift
  11. Center of Gravity
  12. Stability Triangle
  13. Stability Pyramid
  14. Static & Dynamic Conditions
  15. Struck by Forklift
  16. Hit by Falling Load
  17. Tipover
  18. Elevating Personnel
  19. Ran Off Dock
  20. Maintenance Related Accidents
  21. Know Your Forklift
  22. Know Your Workplace
  23. Parking the Forklift
  24. Operating the Forklift
  25. Working Around Pedestrians
  26. Safeload Handling
  27. Traveling with the Load
  28. Elevating Personnel
  29. Loading & Unloading Trailers
Final Exam - 60 Questions @ 70%

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