Stand Up Forklift Training & Certification – Class II
What do we offer? Whether you want stand up forklift class 2 training and certification in as little as two hours with our online training or a more robust, customizable option like you get with our DIY training kits or on-site training, we can help you get the stand up forklift class 2 training you want in the way you want it and at a price, you can afford.
You may have ended up on this page after searching for something similar to “stand up forklift training near me”. Traveling to get certified is no longer required. While we do offer onsite stand up forklift training where we come to you and do the training we also offer stand up forklift training online and training kits that include a stand up forklift training powerpoint.
What are my options for stand up forklift training?
What’s in the Stand Up Forklift Training Course?
Our Stand-Up Forklift Safety Training course is regulation compliant, and our online version fulfills classroom training requirements. Each class contains sections on anatomical components, principles of stability, safe operations, common hazards to avoid, and more.
This presentation includes intermittent practice quiz questions to prepare for the final written exam included with the course. In addition to the written exam, this course also includes a checklist for employers to use when administering a practical exam.
Though you will still need to familiarize yourself with all other applicable federal, state, provincial, territorial, and local standards, this training encompasses the following general standards for stand-up forklifts:
- Encompasses these U.S. Standards
OSHA 29 CFR 1910.178 – Powered Industrial Trucks
OSHA 29 CFR 1910.178 APP A
- Encompasses these Canadian Standards
CAN/CSA-B335-04 – Safety Standard for Lift Trucks
CAN/CSA-B335-94 – Lift Truck Operator Training
CAN/CSA-B352.0-09 – ROPS, FOPS
- Encompasses these International Standards
ANSI/ITSDF B56.1 – Low Lift and High Lift Trucks
ANSI/ITSDF B56.6 – Rough Terrain Forklift Lift Trucks
ISO 5057:1993 – Inspection, repair of fork arms in service on fork-lift trucks
Why do I need stand up forklift training?
In line with regulations, anyone who operates heavy equipment must receive training prior to operating the machine on their own. Requirements for refresher training related to forklifts or other processes are very specific. Most other equipment doesn’t have such specific requirements, but it’s wise to follow the same guidelines.
When it comes to refresher training, the standards in some instances (like forklifts) are very specific: operators must be re-evaluated every three years to see if they are still competent to operate the equipment. Best practices say to apply this same rule to all types of equipment. A so-called “free-pass” cannot be awarded based on experience, age, or time on the job. The extent of the evaluation is to be determined by the emp