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Forklift Safety

In this course students are introduced to the types of forklifts as well as the legislation that pertains to forklift safety. Students gain an understanding of basic hydraulics and techniques to maintain stability and avoid tipping. Students also consider capacity and load charts as well as the necessary maintenance and record keeping associated with forklift operation. Students operate a Class 7 forklift in a job like setting.