Forklift Awareness



Forklift Awareness

Forklift Awareness Powered industrial trucks like forklifts are used every day to lift and move equipment or materials. Because of the high risk of injury and even death while operating a powered industrial truck, some use and training recommendations have been developed to improve safety. This training is ideal for all workers who operate or supervise the operation of forklifts.


What You Get

Official DOL OSHA card – shipped within 2 weeks

Who Should Take the Training?

Entry level workers

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Dynamic course design with engaging games and quizzes


Course Access

Courses available 24/7 on any device

Course Structure

At your own pace, save progress as you go

Standards Covered

OSHA 29 CFR 1926


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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

What is a forklift awareness course?

A forklift awareness course is a training program designed to educate individuals on the safe and proper use of forklifts in the workplace.

Who should take a forklift awareness course?

Anyone who operates or works around forklifts should take a forklift awareness course. This includes forklift operators, supervisors, and warehouse workers.

Why is forklift awareness training important?

Forklifts can be dangerous if not used properly, and accidents involving forklifts can result in serious injuries or even fatalities. Forklift awareness training helps prevent these accidents by teaching individuals how to safely operate and work around forklifts.

What topics are typically covered in a forklift awareness course?

A forklift awareness course may cover topics such as forklift operation and controls, pre-inspection and maintenance, load handling and stability, safe driving techniques, and workplace hazards.

Is there a certification or license that individuals receive after completing a forklift awareness course?

Yes, many forklift awareness courses offer a certification or license upon completion. This certification is often required by employers for individuals to operate forklifts in the workplace.

Can forklift awareness training be completed online?

Yes, there are online forklift awareness courses available. However, some employers may require in-person training to ensure hands-on experience and proper evaluation of skills.