Safe Operation of an Electric Pallet Truck Training – On-site

Safe Operation of an Electric Pallet Truck Training – On-site

This course is currently unavailable.

Course Summary

Electric pallet trucks are used extensively to assist with completing material handling needs safely and efficiently. Our course is designed to provide pallet truck operators with the knowledge required to competently and safely operate the equipment.

In order to receive your certification, you need to complete the in-class course and a practical equipment evaluation.

Equipment Evaluation

A charge of $75/person applies for each evaluation. Additional charges may apply if multiple devices are evaluated.

Equipment evaluations should be completed 90 days after the course has been successfully passed.

In order for OSG to complete the practical equipment evaluation, the participant must ensure that:

  • They have had the minimum recommended experience on each piece of equipment they will be operating
  • Annual certification and inspection has been completed on the equipment that will be used for the evaluation
  • Equipment is in good working order

Learning Objectives

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Recognize hazards
  • Recite applicable legislation
  • Perform pre-operational checks
  • Apply safe operating principles
  • Identify requirements for charging

Course content is based on CSA B335-15 Safe Operation of Lift Trucks

Course Material

Participant’s Manual, test, a record of attendance, and wallet card.

Target Audience

Operators and supervisors

Legislative Reference

Ont. Reg. 851 – Industrial Establishments s. 51(2)
Ont. Reg. 213/91 – Construction Projects 96. (1)

Continuing Education Credits

HRPA has approved this course for CPD. Please contact us at 800.815.9980 to find out more.