Forklift

operator training class

Training courses meet and exceed OSHA Regulations  for Training -OSHA 29CFR 1910.178 (l) and ANSI Standards for Training ANSI B56.1a-2018

CLASS DATES:

(this is a one day class)

N/A

No classes available at this time – Please check back later.

* Please arrive by 7:45 AM  for check-in

    Training Class Cost:



    Base Class:  


    Sit-Down Counterbalanced Forklift   



    Optional Same-Day Certifications:   


    Stand-Up

    Reach Truck

    Order Picker

    Pallet Truck    

    $100.00 

    (per attendee)

    $25.00 

    (per attendee / per truck)

     CLASSROOM PORTION

    8 AM – 12 PM

    Chicago-Elk Grove Village Holiday Inn

    1000 Busse Rd. Rt. 83
    Elk Grove Village, IL 60007

     HANDS-ON  PORTION

    12 PM – 3 PM

    Atlas Bobcat’s Warehouse

    1160 McCabe Ave.
    Elk Grove Village, Il 60007

    Course Covers:

    • Operating instructions, warnings and precautions
    • Operation of industrial trucks propelled by electric, gas, LP or diesel
    • Differences between forklifts and automobiles
    • Truck controls and instrumentation
    • Types of powerplants and propulsion
    • Steering and maneuvering
    • Visibility restrictions
    • Fork / attachment adaptation
    • Vehicle capacity and Name Plate information
    • Vehicle stability and 3 point stability triangle
    • Pre-operational safety inspections
    • Propane and battery safety
    • Operating limitations / load composition
    • Floor & surface conditions / operating on inclined surfaces
    • Load manipulation. Stacking and unstacking
    • Pedestrian safety rules
    • Narrow aisle operation
    • Hazardous environment (classified) locations
    • Enclosed environments and noxious gasses

      Course Includes:

      • 47 page Operator’s Training Manual
      • Formal OSHA-compliant written examination (for certification)
      • Formal OSHA-compliant performance evaluation test (for certification)
      • Certificate of Course Completion*
      • Permit Card*
      • Employer Certification Form*

      * Documents mailed to employer within 7-10 days of successful course completion

        Payment Options:

          Register in Advance Attendees:

            • Atlas Account Invoice
            • Credit Card for COD customers
            • Money Order
            • Cash
            • No personal checks

          Walk-in Attendees:

            • Cash
            • Money Order

          We encourage advanced registration to reserve your spot.


          To register in advance, complete registration form above and submit via email to:

          Training@AtlasToyota.com.

          Class reservation confirmation will be sent by email.

            OSHA (B56.1a-2018) – The employer shall ensure that each powered industrial truck operator is competent to operate a powered industrial truck safely as demonstrated by successful completion of the training and evaluation specified in this paragraph (L).

            OSHA (B56.1a-2018) – Prior to permitting an employee to operate a powered industrial truck (except for training purposes), the employer shall ensure that each operator has successfully completed the training required by this paragraph (L).

            Questions About Training?

            Contact the Atlas Toyota Training Department:

            Leo Beer

            Training Department Director

            OSHA Outreach Instructor  |  Corporate Technical & Safety Instructor

            Jaime Munguia

            Safety Training Instructor

            Corporate Safety Instructor  |  Bi-lingual Safety Instructor