405th LRC offers forklift training

The next 405th Logistics Readiness Center–Stuttgart forklift training is scheduled  Sept.  20-21 on Panzer Kaserne. The training meets all OSHA standards for workplace safety. It’s evaluated on a go or no-go basis.

This two-day course consists of lecture/theory and a written evaluation for new forklift operators, as well as refresher training for those with a current forklift license. The classroom location for the first day is in Bldg. 2913, 3rd floor, DTTS classroom. The training starts promptly at 8 a.m. and ends at 3:30. Students are asked to arrive no later than 7:45 in order for the class to start on time.

The second day is hands-on, interactive, forklift driving certification. Students must know the basics of operating a forklift. The driving certification will be in the parking lot of the Installation Property Book Office/Central Receiving Point (Bldg. 2956, across the street from the Panzer Commissary).

Students are required to bring one passport size photo on the first day of training.

If you aren’t able to get on the list for the 2-day course, you can be placed on the standby list.  Supervisors without email addresses who wish to have employees take the course must provide their email, phone number, and be responsible for them attending the training. To sign up for the course and more details, call 431-3420