Our Institute has over 25 years of materials handling, Forklift safety training, and mobile equipment training experience. This extensive industry experience and knowledge have allowed us to develop a training division to meet our customers' needs. Over the years we have developed a broad list of safety courses, which have made us a leader in the safety industry. Our goal is to promote safety and health by providing educational training.
On-site forklift training
Employers are held responsible and are required by law to provide their operators with proper forklift safety training. Training is critical in helping to prevent accidents and complying with the new OSHA regulation in effects as of November 1, 1999.
Why be certified
Now is mandatory for the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA). New regulations standard 1910.178. requires that all employers operating a forklift be trained in the safety aspect of the truck.
Who should be certified
Only trained and authorized operators shall be permitted to operate a powered industrial forklift. Operators should be selected based on physical qualifications: visual, auditory, physical and mental ability.