Course Description: This course is meant for operators who have some experience on a forklift, and who need to “polish” their safety or general handling procedures. Course content varies according to the students existing knowledge.
Topics included:
  • 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
Practical Training:  Hands-on training for 1 hour. Extra training available; please ask for details.
Learning Outcomes: Upon successful completion, participants will be able to explain:

  • Basic rules and regulations
  • Analysis of general operating procedures
  • Hands on training for load-handling and off loading that ensure work place safety.
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: 5 Hours
Certification: Upon completion you will receive the following from ABS SafeCom:

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


Should you require any additional information, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Phone: 905-461-6200

Toll Free: 1-8-555-000-ABS (227)

Fax: 905-461-6300

Thank you for choosing ABS SafeCom!