MSHA task training for forklift operators must include the health and safety aspects of the task, safe work procedures, and pertinent regulations. When operating the machine, trainees must be under the close observation of a competent person.
NOTE: Non-MSHA links are not meant to imply enforceability by MSHA. They are for informational and educational purposes only.
MSHA - Part 48 Task Training Requirements (For surface mines and surface areas of underground mines)
MSHA - Part 46 Task Training Requirements (For shell dredging, sand, gravel, surface stone, surface clay, colloidal phosphate, and surface limestone mines)