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May 2, 2024 | 7:30 am – 1:30 pm

SOLD OUT: Register for our upcoming class on June 20, 2024

at ABC Keystone
135 Shellyland Road
Manheim, PA 17545

Seminar Overview:
This operator certification class is designed to train operators to better identify and address hazards in the workplace, improve safe operation, and protect coworkers, materials/structures, and equipment.

Who Should Attend:
All users/operators of rough terrain forklifts will benefit from this course.

Benefits of Attending:

  • Obtain certification to operate a rough-terrain forklift
  • Implement safety techniques learned in class on the job
  • Understand how to use the equipment safely while reducing injuries, product, structural, and equipment damage

Hands-on training: Each participant will demonstrate their skills on a forklift outside.

Topics to be Covered:

  • Safety
  • Pre-operation inspections
  • Profitability
  • Stability
  • Load handling
  • Pre-shift maintenance
  • Proper use of load capacity chart
  • General information


Kevin Keith, Director of Safety Services, ABC Keystone, provides safety training and safety services for the Chapter’s members. Kevin is a graduate of Penn State University with a degree in Exercise and Sport Science. He has been providing Health and Safety services since 1996. Kevin is an OSHA Authorized Construction Trainer for the Mid-Atlantic OTI Education Center. He has aided with Workers’ Compensation, ergonomics, rehabilitation, fall protection system design and installation, developed safety programs for automated systems, jobsite audits, PIT operator training, and an extensive list of training related to OSHA and safety during his career.

Registration Deadline:  Seven days before session date

If you must cancel for any reason, please get in touch with us immediately. Cancellations received less than 7 days of the start of class cannot be refunded; substitutions are permitted.

ABC Members may select the option to be invoiced. Non-members will need to pay at the time of registration either via credit card payment online or by calling the Chapter office: (717) 653-8106.

EIN: 23-1618254 – Contributions or gifts are not deductible as charitable contributions for federal income tax purposes. However, members may deduct payments as an ordinary, necessary business expense. See your accountant for details.

Note: STEP pricing discount available to STEP participants. STEP application must be submitted and approved before receiving discounted pricing.

ABC Keystone Membership can help you advance your business!
Contact Mike Bachman Director of Membership to find out more.