This fork-lift refresher training and skill assessment is required to maintain NMSU operator permit for fork lift use.
Prerequisite: Fork Lift Safety
Course Contents Include:
1. Hands-on review of forklift operational skill
2. Review of understanding of techniques for safe forklift use.
3. Hazards associated with forklift operations.
4. Discussion/check of Federal and State regulations on forklift operations and overview of OSHA 1910.178.
Who should attend: All NMSU employees with fork lift operator permit. Please note that, individuals under 18 years of age are not allowed to operate forklifts (OSHA reference).
Training Frequency: Refresher required every 3 years (at minimum).