The Alabama Robotics Technology Park is designed to close the skills gap within the robotics industry, while also ensuring that students obtain training on the latest robotic technology in the industry.
Forklift Truck Operator Safety Training
This is an eight-hour class consisting of four hours of classroom instruction and four hours of hands on instruction. The classroom portion covers the following topics: Lift truck Fundamentals Stabiity, Balance, Capacity Preoperational Inspection General Rules of the Road Safe Load Handling Techniques Refueling Gasoline, Diesel, and LP Lift Trucks battery Charging and Changing There is a written exam at the end of the classroom session. The hands-on portion will involve pre-operational checks, followed by two circuits of the obstacle course without any major infractions. A major infraction requires the trainee to complete the course a third time. The hands-on portion will be done on a LP powered lift truck.
Proper Clothing is required! No Shorts, No jewelry, No tank tops, No open toed shoes, sandals or flip flops! This is strictly enforced!
Course Length1 day/8 hours