Denver Forklift Training
Forklifts are heavy pieces of equipment with many particulars in operating them safely. Forklifts should be treated with respect by the forklift operator, and all others coming in close proximity. If driven by an untrained operator or in an unsafe manner a lift truck can cause extensive damage to buildings, racking, and cargo, or worst of all – can cause injury or death to operators or other workers. Our Denver forklift certification training can prevent forklift accidents, avoid hazards, and will keep your staff safe.
In-House Training Expert
ColoradoLift offers Denver, CO forklift training to help forklift drivers stay safe and improve their skills. The Denver forklift certification program is designed to teach operators how to safely and effectively use forklifts and is taught by our in-house training expert. The Denver, CO OSHA-compliant program includes classroom instruction, hands-on practical training, and a written exam.
Denver Forklift Certification
Upon completion of the Denver forklift certification program, operators will be able to show Denver, CO employers that they have the knowledge and skills necessary to operate a forklift safely. ColoradoLift also offers on-site forklift training for Denver, CO businesses that want to hire forklift operators and forklift drivers. The on-site forklift training is OSHA compliant and is a convenient way for businesses to train their employees and ensure that they are properly certified.
OSHA Compliant Denver Forklift Training
In recent years OSHA has implemented an OSHA standard. These standards are more stringent regulations and safety requirements relating to forklift training and operation. Many companies are recognizing the significance of safety programs and appropriate training for their forklift operators. Contact ColoradoLift today to learn more about our forklift training programs and ask about our training dates.
Training Forklift Operators
Our Forklift Operator Safety Awareness training courses are facilitated by certified trainers with over 20 years of experience. They strive to make each course an interactive experience for both new and experienced operators, drawing from experience to encourage open discussion.
Denver Forklift Certification Training Course Content Includes:
- All Forklift Training Requirements under Current OSHA Forklift Certification Regulations
- Principles of Counter-Balanced Lift Truck Operation
- Identifying Vehicle and Operator Hazards in Your Workplace
- Lift Truck Stability & the Stability Triangle
- Safe Operation & Tip-Over Procedures
- Battery & Propane Procedures & Hazards
- OSHA Compliant Knowledge Verification Quiz
- Under OSHA Rules & Regulations, employers are required to train operators on the specific equipment they will be using and specific hazards in their workplace.
The objectives of this Denver forklift certification course are to ensure that operators understand the principles involved in the safe operation of a forklift. Once trained, the forklift operator will know their legal obligations and can recognize the potential hazards associated with lift truck operations.
Legal Requirements for Operators & Businesses
Only qualified persons should operate a lift truck. A qualified person is defined with respect to a specific duty, as a person who has the knowledge, experience, training, and certification to perform the duty safely and properly.