Safe Operation and Maintenance Refresher

20 August 2014

This 8-hour course is available for individuals who have successfully completed the initial RTF training and need to renew their certification. According to OSHA regulations, RTF operator performance must be evaluated every three years. The LIUNA RFT Refresher meets the OSHA performance requirement and addresses important safety topics and factors that affect machine operation. Ample time is provided for participants to practice forklift operation. Candidates who successfully pass both the written and performance assessments will meet OSHA refresher requirements and will receive a LIUNA RTF certificate renewal.

Topics Covered

  • Forces that affect forklift operation: momentum, leverage, center of gravity
  • Safe work practices for various jobsite scenarios
  • Estimating load weights