Safe handling of forklifts

  • Safety

The forklift is a self-contained device suitable for cantilevered loads. It sits on two axes; motor, front and leader, butt. They can be electric or with internal combustion engine.

Although the primary functions of forklifts are loads, translation and discharge at different levels of materials, their use by coupling a working platform for sporadic and short-lived height work may have a security-point of view of other means of accessto heights such as manual ladders.

The forklift course aims to ensure that operators comply with safety guidelines during cargo handling with this equipment in order to avoid accidents, as well as the participant will know the national and international guidelines for operate these equipment efficiently.


Raising employees' awareness of the need to adopt protection and prevention attitudes in facilities during the performance of their activities, identifying risk factors specific to forklift management, and implementing prevention and relevant control.


Raising staff's awareness of the proper use of forklifts, training staff through theoretical courses – practical in charge management systems, instruction to staff to develop work in accordance with safety standards dictated by the authorities minimize costs and losses from improper use of equipment.

Aimed at:

Operator, assistant, forklift staff and HSE staff.

Registered with the STPS.

Accredited to the IADC.

  • Juan Arturo García

Certified instructor.

Application sector:

  • Warehouses of all kinds where they use forklifts

Equipo a utilizar:

  • Equipment must be provided by the client to perform the exercises and practices.

Teaching material provided:

  • Participant Handbook
  • Pen
  • Mark text
  • Personificador

Course level:


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