Materials Handling and Storage for General Industry

CATEGORY:
General Industry

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

This course specifies the materials handling and storage procedures developed by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) to reduce injuries resulting from mishandling or improper storage.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES:

  • Understand general material handling concepts

  • Service multi-piece and single-piece rim wheels

  • Identify powered industrial trucks

  • Maintain overhead and gantry cranes

  • Understand the safety requirements for crawler, locomotive, and truck cranes

  • Identify different types of slings

  • Understand the requirements for inspecting derricks

  • Recognize the safety requirements for helicopter operations

TOPICS COVERED:

  • Using Material Handling Equipment

  • Tire Servicing Equipment

  • Wheel Component Acceptability

  • Safety Operating Procedure

  • Powered Industrial Trucks

  • Overhead and Gantry Cranes

  • Crawlers, Locomotives and Truck Cranes

  • Slings

  • Derricks

  • Helicopters

REGULATORY REQUIREMENT:
Please see the state/regulatory requirement from the course catalog page.

SEAT TIME:
This course has been approved for 1 hour.

COURSE PRE-REQUISITE:
N/A

TESTING:
Quizzes - All quizzes must be passed with a 100% to proceed forward to the next lesson.
Final Exam- Final Exam must be passed with a 70% to pass the course. The final exam can be taken three times if necessary.