OSHA/Fork Truck

Program Description

Fork Truck Operator Safety and Driving Training  

This course follows the training requirements for OSHA standard 29 CFR 1910.178. The training consists of classroom instruction that covers the content of the OSHA standard, types and characteristics of forklifts, pre-operation inspections, basic driving, stability and load handling, fuels, batteries, and attachments. Driving practice and performance evaluation follows classroom instruction. Site specific training skills would be provided by an employer. A Certificate of Completion is issued at completion of the class. Register early as classes fill quickly.

Training Instructor: Michael (Red) Johnson or Mark Helderman
Cost: $99

CRN 11079    Feb. 22, 2019                     Friday                        8 a.m. to noon

CRN 11081   March 20, 2019               Wednesday                noon to 4 p.m.

CRN 11082    April 16, 2019                   Tuesday                     8 a.m. to noon

CRN 11083    May 7, 2019                      Tuesday                     noon to 4 p.m.

CRN 50226    May 24, 2019                    Friday                        8 a.m. to noon


Fork Truck Class location: BHC Industrial Training Lab Extension Center, 3901 25th St., Moline, IL (across from Courtesy Car City)

You can register for a class by contacting Toni Sierer at 309-796-5718 or sierert@bhc.edu, or register online. Payment required at the time of registration.

 We also provide classes for individual companies.

Refund Policy for Fork Truck Training: A full refund for Fork Truck Training will be granted when a student withdraws at least five business days prior to class start date by calling 309-796-5716.

Industrial Emergency Response Refresher Training

This refresher training meets the requirements of both the Hazardous Waste Sites (29 CFR 1910.120 (b-o) and Emergency Chemical Spill Response (29 CFR 1910.120 (q). This standard is also known as the HAZWOPER standard and is required by a government body whether federal, state or local involving hazardous substances. Attendees must have documentation they completed previous required training of 40-hour (29 CFR 1910.120 (b-o) or 24-hour Technician or 8-hour Operation Level according to (29 CFR 1910.120 (q).

Instructor: Jeff Clark
1 Tuesday, April 2      8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
QC Campus, Bldg. 1, Balcony, Room B13     Fee $259

CRN: 11332

To register contact Toni at 309-796-5718, sierert@bhc.edu, or register online.

Refund Policy for OSHA & Safety Classes: Full refund will be granted when a student withdraws at least four business days prior to class start date by calling 309-796-5718.