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)
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.
A Certificate of Participation will be emailed at the end of the course.