Environmental Health & Safety

Forklift Operator Training

Employees designated by their department to operate a forklift are to successfully complete a formal instruction and practical training program.  Departments have a number of options to implement a forklift operator training program.

A forklift operator training program consists of:

Resources

Safety Policies and Procedures Manual: Forklift Safety
Washington State Department of Labor and Industries, Division of Safety and Health: On-line Training Program
Washington State Department of Labor and Industries, Division of Safety and Health: Classroom Training Materials
Washington Administrative Code: Powered Industrial Trucks (forklifts)

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