Existing Operator

Existing Operator

This course is meant for operators who have some experience on a forklift, and who want to “polish” their safety or general handling procedures. Course content varies according to participants’ existing knowledge.

  • Fundamentals: components, factors affecting stability, load centers, rules and regulations
  • General operating procedures: circles check, story up, shut down, forward, reverse on level ground, loading unloading, parking, operating around other people
  • Propane, Gasoline and Diesel refuelling, changing a cylinder
  • Battery Care, Recharging, changing storage batteries and terminology

Upon successful completion, participants will be able to explain:

  • Basic rules and regulations of forklift operations
  • Analysis of general operating procedures
  • Hands-on training for load-handling and off-loading that ensure work place safety

Practical Training: Hands-on training for 1 hour. Extra training is available; please ask for details.

Format Classroom: Workshop style instruction with interactive discussion and practical exercises.

Resources: Student Manual, hands-on training.

Evaluation: Full attendance, participation, written and practical evaluation for successful completion.

Duration: 1 Day

Certification: Upon completion you will receive the following from ABS SafeCom:

  • The ABS SafeCom’s Certificate of Achievement, which is valid for three (3) years according to the Ministry of Labour
  • Proof that you have the knowledge and skills to operate the said fork lift
  • A Propane Certificate
  • Income tax receipt