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Handling materials and products safely and efficiently is a major factor in the success of numerous industries throughout the world. That is why it is critical that forklift operators are properly trained in the engineering principles and safe operating techniques of the various types of equipment used today.

Keep yourself and your workplace safe from one of the leading causes of workplace injuries. Forklift training is required for all operators to develop & reinforce safe operating practices, learn the differences between various lift trucks, reduce injuries to co-workers and operators, and minimize damage to property and cargo.

What you'll learn:

  • Training requirements for each style of forklift
  • How to conduct a pre-operation inspection
  • Classes of forklifts
  • Principles of safety related to forklift movement and stability
  • Accident prevention rules for safe forklift operation
  • Safe load handling
  • Special re-fueling guidelines
  • Requirements for practical training and evaluation

This course meets the latest OSHA classroom training requirements and must be supplemented by site-specific, hands-on training and evaluation. Certificates will be issued upon successful completion.

Course Length: 3 Hours

Course Fee: $142 (Members $99)

NOTE: Concurrent Forklift Safety: Train-the-Trainer class available.


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Below is a list of events that are open for registration at this time. You can view more information about an event by clicking on the title of the event. If no events are listed, please contact us at 402.483.2511 ext. 108 for information about on-site training.

Now Available Online!

Our team is working to make as many courses available online during this pandemic because the safety and health of employees are now a priority more than ever before. To keep training accessible, classes are transitioning to online options. 

The same quality training from trusted experts - live online. Attendees will join a live online classroom, participate in Q&A, polls, have the opportunity to ask questions, receive resources, and more. 

Access information - including links and call-in details - will be emailed to registrants prior to the event. If you are registering other employees for this course, please be sure to share/forward these important communications.

Event Date 06-18-2020 8:00 am
Event End Date 06-18-2020 11:00 am
Individual Price $142.00
Class Schedule ID 9811
Location Online
Event Date 08-19-2020 8:30 am
Event End Date 08-19-2020 11:30 am
Individual Price $142.00
Class Schedule ID 9727
Location Nebraska Safety Council
Event Date 11-10-2020 8:30 am
Event End Date 11-10-2020 11:30 am
Individual Price $142.00
Class Schedule ID 9742