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Materials Handling & Storage


Please contact Tori Bates if you are interested in this course. or 469-709-2202

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



Upon successful completion of this course, you will receive a certificate of completion.


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.