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Safe Handling of Pallets & Skids

Safe Handling of Pallets & Skids

Safe Handling of Pallets & Skids

This Safe Handling of Pallets and Skids training course has been designed for those who handle new, used, metal, plastic, or wood pallets for the transporting or warehousing of goods.

The goal of this course is to help you better understand what your responsibilities are when working with pallets and skids and how to manage those responsibilities to protect your health and safety and the health and safety of your co-workers.

This Safe Handling of Pallets and Skids course will also establish an understanding of the statutory requirements of the federal COHS, Provincial and Territorial OH&S  legislations.

We will achieve the course objectives by participating in classroom discussion.

This course will provide the participant with the necessary knowledge regarding;

  • Causes of Accidents, Injuries and Hazard Awareness.
  • Types of Pallets & Skids.
  • Classifications of Pallets & Skids.
  • Component Materials.
  • Load Conditions and Performance.
  • Treatments and Marking of Pallets.
  • Safe Materials Handling and Storage.
  • Essentials of Goods Packaging.
  • Securing Strapping and Wrapping Goods.
  • Repair, Recycle and Disposal of Pallets & Skids.

Course Details

  • Class Number

  • Language

  • Course Length

  • Price

  • Certification

  • English

  • 4 hours

Courses & Training Services Areas

We have training centres with regularly scheduled courses in the following locations:

British Columbia
  • Kamloops
  • Langley (Lower Mainland)

Trainers are available in the following locations:
Contact us at Kamloops 778.471.6407 or Langley 778.957.6407 for details.

  • Cariboo / Northern British Columbia
    • Fort St. John
    • Prince George
    • Williams Lake
  • The Kootenays
    • Cranbrook
    • Nelson
    • Trail
  • Thompson / Okangan
    • Kelowna
    • Merritt
    • Vernon
  • Vancouver Island
    • Comox
    • Nanaimo
    • Victoria
Need a course in a location not listed. Contact us at Kamloops 778.471.6407 or Langley 778.957.6407 for details.