This course will cover the safety, balance, stability and capacity of a powered lift truck. Participants will review the requirements and practices of operating a lift truck in a safe environment. Objectives include: Learning how to properly and safely operate a powered lift truck, cover the terminology associated with life truck operation, learn different hazards associate with lift trucks, understand and perform pre-operational inspection.
A. Lift Truck Basics
B. Balance, Stability and Capacity
C. Preoperational Inspection
D. Rules of the Road
E. Safely Handling a Load
F. LP, Gas/Diesel, and Battery Refueling