Off-Road Diesel Forklift/Manlift Operations for Petroleum

This course provides classroom instruction as well as practical hands-on and one-on-one evaluations necessary to comply with the OSHA Standards for a person approved to operate an off-road diesel powered industrial lift truck, that is, a forklift. It also includes training on manlifts, also known as aerial platform lifts. Students will gain knowledge in general forklift safety, types of forklifts, and forklift operations. The training will include lifting, moving, and placing loads, with emphasis on rig moves, routine drilling support, and tool yard load handling. The course will also include manlift operations, safety precautions, and upstream petroleum industry applications.