Lift Truck Operation
Lift Truck Operation

Lift Truck Operation

Areas of Study: Maintenance

This course aims to develop lift truck operation skills. Its principle objective is to allow learners to recognize the importance of the skills related to lift truck operation and to demonstrate a sense of responsibility concerning the tasks involved. Edumine and HumEng International are collaborating on the delivery of online courses for mechanical maintenance, electrical maintenance, and conditional monitoring for mining applications.

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This course includes online delivery for one person and a HumEng Certificate of Completion after requirements are met. It is viewable for up to 90 days.

  • Audience Level:
  • Technical
  • Enrollment:
  • Not Applicable
  • Course Fee:
  • Not Available
  • Duration:
  • 2 hours

Course Summary

Introduction

Lift truck operation presents serious risks for health and transported material. It is important to understand the laws and regulations regarding the operation of the lift truck, recognize dangerous situations, and to promote and respect safety and prevention rules.

This course aims to develop lift truck operation skills. Its principle objective is to allow learners to recognize the importance of the skills related to lift truck operation and to demonstrate a sense of responsibility concerning the tasks involved.

Topics covered in this course include:

  • initiation to the operation of a lift truck,
  • identification of hazardous situations, and
  • establishing a safety procedure process.

Learning Outcomes

  • Safely operate a lift truck according to standards, responsibilities, rules, and regulations.
  • Identify the different lift truck models, their uses and characteristics, and their commands functions.
  • Explain the basic principles with respect to the stability of lift trucks and their loads.
  • Compare the risk factors, the causes, and consequences of lift truck accidents.

Recommended Background

  • This course is suitable for anyone with an interest in mechanical maintenance, electrical maintenance, or conditional monitoring for mining applications.

HumEng International

HumEng provides online courses and assessments for mechanical maintenance, electrical maintenance, and condition monitoring for applications in mining.

The HumEng mission is to design, develop and implement training solutions that increase operational efficiency and productivity, and to sustain these improvements through training best practices.

The HumEng approach to training is based on skills management. Experience has proven that the acquisition of key skills, and the transfer of these skills to the shop floor, increases a company's competitiveness. This is even truer today, when operations must often rely on fewer employees, due to rationalization or to recruiting challenges.

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