The use of forklifts in the workplace can pose considerable danger to workers. While those who operate forklifts require a specific licence, it is also important for other workers to have knowledge of their operation in the workplace.
Topic 1: Common Accidents and Safety Issues
Section 1: What are Forklifts?
Section 2: Forklift Statistics
Section 3: Common Accidents
Section 4: Forklift Stability
Section 5: Sprains, Strains and Musculoskeletal Injuries
Section 6: Slips, Trips, and Falls
Section 7: Legislation
Section 8: Forklift Considerations
Section 9: Attachments
Topic 2: Plan Work and Shift Load
Section 1: Routine and Pre-Start Checks
Section 2: Fuel and Battery Handling
Section 3: Risk Management
Section 4: Traffic Management Plan
Section 5: Implement and Monitor Plan
Section 6: Moving the Load
Section 7: Loading and Stacking
Section 8: Shut Down and Secure Forklift
Please note: this is an awareness course and does not qualify you to operate forklifts or other mobile equipment.
$77 (incl. GST)
A Certificate of Participation will be emailed at the end of the course.
Anyone from newly qualified forklift operators, experienced drivers who need refresher training about forklift safety, and those who could be at risk of injury or accident if:
- Forklifts are not respected and interacted with appropriately in the workplace
- The safe operation of forklifts is not maintained.