CATEGORY: In-Class Training

Forklift Class 5 Course

Course Access: Lifetime
Course Overview

Forklift Classes 1 – 5

Here at C&R Safety Training Solutions we offer a one-day interactive safe forklift operation course according to Ministry of Labour standards, guidelines and regulations on the principles of:

  • Understanding the limitations that affect truck stability and safe loading criteria
  • Understanding the fundamentals of handling high-risk loads
  • Knowing the legal responsibilities associated with lift trucks
  • Understanding the legal standards set out in the Occupational Health and Safety Act
  • Hazard recognition in advance situational risks in and around the lift truck


Course Content

  • Classes and types of lift trucks
  • Legislation
  • Lift truck features and safety equipment
  • Basic hydraulics
  • Pre-operational inspection
  • Start-up (mounting and dismounting)
  • Stability principles of lift trucks
  • Travelling without a load
  • Travelling with a load
  • Capacity and load charts
  • Load handling (picking up a load)
  • Operating hazards and precautions
  • Load lifting and handling
  • Refueling and recharging
  • Shutdown procedures (parking)
  • Stability Triangle Fundamentals

Forklift Training (Class 1-5) – $225.00 (6-8 hours)