The Forklift Workshop - DVD Training (03679)
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The Forklift Workshop - DVD Training

A NEW approach to forklift training - focuses on forklift operator safety. Enhanced with the EyeCue Visual Learning System.

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  • Helps you fulfill the classroom and practical forklift training requirements of OSHA 1910.178(l)
  • Enhanced with the EyeCue® Visual Learning System - See "EyeCue" tab for more details
  • Takes a new, innovative approach to training forklift operators - new and veteran - on proper safety procedures
  • Workshop format reinforces learning using hands-on practice tools, exercises and learning activities
  • Covers the following training topics:

    • Forklift basics (types, rear steering, turning radius, combined center of gravity and the stability triangle, load center and controls)
    • Inspecting your forklift
    • Picking, traveling with, and placing a load
    • Parking a forklift
    • Working in a truck, trailer or railcar
    • Charging and refueling
    • Maintenance and modification
    • Specialized units and attachments
    • Hazardous locations and forklift types
    • Lifting employees
  • Ready-to-use training program includes several components
  • Available in English and Spanish
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
  • 2011 Bronze Telly Award Winner

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Product Code Description Language Copyright Date Format ISBN Alternate Product Code
DVD Training with EyeCue® System- Spanish
DVD Training with EyeCue® System - English

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Program Components

  • (1) 35-minute video enhanced with the EyeCue® Visual Learning System - Provides an instructional blend of explanation, commentary and demonstration. Presented in a dynamic, contemporary style to keep trainees engaged.Includes additional 40 minutes of extra video segments.
  • (1) Trainer's Guide - Product Code: 15904 (571-H) - Covers the requirements of forklift safety training and helps develop, organize and deliver effective training sessions. Includes an introduction to the topic and OSHA training requirements, recommendations for using components and options, good training principles and ideas, and guidelines for conducting initial and refresher training.
  • (1) Trainer Tools CD-ROM (not sold separately) - Contains the workshop elements in electronic form so you can download, print out, use as-is, customize with company-specific info, copy into PowerPoint® presentations or whatever your needs dictate. The Workshop includes ...
    • Checklists for identifying hazards and incorporating workplace and forklift-specific information into training
    • Exercises for the classroom (e.g., problem solving exercises)
    • Exercises for the workplace (e.g., learning activities for forklift controls, maneuvers and battery charging)
    • Obstacle courses (7 courses that feature a variety of practical challenges)
    • Quizzes and answer keys (70 quiz questions)
  • (10) Operator's Handbook - Product Codes:  15906 (572-H), 15907 (572-H  -S) - This 36-page reference reinforces training. It follows the information in the DVD video and provides operators with an easy-to-use, post-training resource.
  • (1) Wallet Card Sheet - Product Codes:  15910 (221-BC), 15911 (221-BC -S) - (perforated to provide 10 cards) — Distribute to operators to keep as proof of their training.
  • (1) Forklift Safety Poster - Product Codes: 15908 (427-K -P), 15909 (427-KP -S) - A full-color, photo-based reminder of forklift safety to hang in a high-traffic area at your company.
  • (1) Forklift Operator Evaluation Form - Product Code: 5595 (662-FS -C 2) - A practical way to assess your forklift operators' skill level.
  • (1) Forklift Operator Daily Checklist - Product Code: 2118 (166-FS -C 2) - Easy-to-use form for operators to document any parts in need of repair.
  • (1) Certificate of Training - Classroom - Product Code: 2543 (269-FS -C 2) - Recognize operators' successful completion of classroom training.
  • (1) Certificate of Training - Operational - Product Code: 2544 (270-FS -C 2) - Recognize operators' successful completion of hands-on training.
  • (1) EyeCue® Trainer Guide - Topic-specific guide explains how to effectively use and incorporate the EyeCue® Visual Learning System, 16 pages
  • (1) EyeCue® Poster - Topic-specific poster provides a daily reminder of the training lessons related to each EyeCue® tag. 17" x 22", non-laminated, folded. (Laminated version sold separately.)
  • (1) EyeCue® Tag Pack - Set of topic-specific tags, magnets, stickers, floor signs and window clings for use in your workplace. Includes:
    • (10) Stickers - Forklift Stability Triangle Reminder, 3" X 4"
    • (10) Magnets - Forklift Inspection Checklist Reminder, 3" X 4"
    • (10) Tags - Forklift Tip Over Hazard Reminder, 3" X 4"
    • (5) Stickers - Forklift Operating Safely On Loading Dock Reminder, 8" X 9"
    • (5) Window Clings - Forklift Intersection Hazard Reminder, 4" X 5"
    • (5) Floor Labels - Forklift Intersection Hazard Reminder, 8" X 9"
    • (10) Miniature Zip Ties, 8"

DVD Main Menu

  • Play Program - Plays entire main program (running time: 35 minutes)
  • Chapter Selections – Allows easy access to specific subtopics for more focused training.
    • Introduction
    • Forklift Basics - Types of forklifts; rear steering; turning radius; forklift capacity and nameplate information; load center; combined center of gravity and the stability triangle; controls
    • Inspecting Your Forklift - Pre-operation inspection; operational inspection
    • Picking up a Load - Mounting and dismounting; seatbelt use and tipovers; know your load (weight, dimensions, shape); steps for picking up a load
    • Traveling with a Load - Keeping the load/forks low when traveling; visibility; speed limits; floor hazards; driving on ramps and inclines with/without a load; staying safe around the edges of ramps and inclines; railroad tracks; traveling with other forklifts; stunt driving and horseplay; dealing with pedestrians and co-workers
    • Placing a Load - Looking for hazards/clearances; steps to placing a load
    • Parking a Forklift - Leaving a forklift “attended” and “unattended”
    • Working in a Truck, Trailer or Railcar - Inspections; using dock plates; securing the truck or trailer; carbon monoxide and hazardous emissions
    • Charging and Refueling - PPE; electric forklifts; LPG; gas and diesel
    • Maintenance and Modifications - Regular inspections; routine checks and preventative maintenance; what operators need to know about forklift modifications
    • Conclusion
  • Bonus materials - Total running time: approximately 40 minutes
    • Specialized Units and Attachments (running time: 5 minutes)
      Introduces safety information on standup rider trucks (counter balanced rider units, narrow aisle units, pallet trucks or platform pallet trucks); high-lift order pickers; powered hand trucks (pallet jacks, hand trucks); and being aware of how attachments affect your forklift.
    • Frequently Asked Questions (running time: 8 minutes)
    • What's Wrong With This Picture (running time: 6 minutes)
    • Quiz (running time: 10 minutes)
    • Note To Trainer (running time: 5 minutes)
    • Previews (running time: 6 minutes)
      • Workplace Safety 101 (215-DVD/215-DVD-S)
      • Personal Protective Equipment (290-DVD/290-DVD-S)

EyeCue® System

J. J. Keller® EyeCue® Visual Learning System

EyeCue Visual Learning System

Reinforce your safety and compliance training throughout the workplace with J. J. Keller® training programs featuring the J. J. Keller® EyeCue® Visual Learning System.

The EyeCue® system is a whole new way of training, and how it works is easy:

  1. Train employees using J. J. Keller® programs enhanced with EyeCue® icons shown at key training points throughout the program.
  2. Identify areas in your company to place the corresponding EyeCue® tags where employee recall of those training lessons is critical.
  3. Reinforce the lessons by encouraging employees to associate the tags with the related J. J. Keller® training for greater retention.

Visit to learn more about the J. J. Keller® EyeCue® Visual Learning System, including all available EyeCue® workplace safety training programs, tags and posters to reinforce your training efforts.

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