Rough Terrain Forklift Operator Certification

RTFKL1, RTFKL2 Course Length: 6 hours Course Overview

Paramount Safety Consulting Inc. provides Rough Terrain Forklift Operator Class 7 Operator Training in a classroom based training environment which covers the theoretical and practical portion along with a written evaluation to prove due diligence.

This course sets out to ensure compliance with CSA Forklift Standard. Employers are responsible for keeping workers are up-to-date on required training for operating lifting devices. We recommend that operator training be part of a larger comprehensive lifting device safety program, developed in consultation with the Joint Health and Safety Committee or the health and safety representative that includes the following elements:

Training Objectives:
  • General operating procedures
  • Daily Operator Circle Check
  • Start up Procedures
  • Shutdown Procedures
  • Information on workplace protections and worker’s rights
  • Hazard identification
  • Training (of both operators and those working near lifting devices)
  • Safe Operating procedures
  • Facility design
  • Lift truck/device selection criteria
  • Hand Signals for Lifting Procedures
  • Lifting Chart
  • Rough Terrain Forklift Truck Training
  • Stabilizer Operation
  • Lifting Chart
  • Road Test
  • Worker Evaluation
  • Daily Operator Circle Check Evaluation
  • Participant receives laminated certificate card.
  • Employer receives record of training.
  • Valid for 3 year from Date of Issue
  • Registered number assigned to Certification Card
  • Electronic Registry