A forklift is shown with the operator in front of it.

Stand-Up Forklifts

Course Overview:

Among material handling equipment, forklifts are the most important. Forklifts are found in most industries that require loads to be moved around warehouses and work sites.

This online Stand-Up Forklifts course covers the anatomy, operation, inspection, and hazards of powered industrial trucks, also known as fork trucks, lift forks, or forklifts.

I-CAB Recognized Course

This content developer is recognized by the International Competency Assessment Board (I-CAB) for its expertise in this subject matter and is listed as a competency development resource for I-CAB assessment participants.

Online Course Topics

  • Different types of forklifts and their anatomy
  • Why it’s important to conduct a thorough pre-use inspection each day
  • Forklift stability and the importance of knowing the machine’s capacity
  • Safe operating and load-handling principles
  • Battery care including proper procedures for charging and changing industrial batteries
  • The six most common hazards associated with forklift operation

Course Duration

Approximately 90 minutes

Online Assessment

Testing conducted throughout this online Stand-Up Forklifts course is designed to reinforce the information presented. A mark of 80% must be achieved in order to receive a certificate of completion. Participants can repeat the course twice if the pass mark is not achieved.

Certificate of Completion

Upon successful completion of this online course, a certificate of completion will be available to download and print.