Course Information

Course Information

Herc Rentals can deliver Equipment Safe Operation Training to our customers using our Qualified Instructors for the following equipment we rent:

  • Powered Industrial Trucks (Forklifts) as required by OSHA 1910.178 and 1926.602:

    • Internal Combustion Engine Trucks (solid/cushion tires) (Class IV)
    • Internal Combustion Engine Trucks (pneumatic tires) (Class V)
    • Rough Terrain Forklift Trucks (straight/vertical mast and variable/extended reach) (telescopic)(Class VII)
    • Electric Motor Rider Trucks (Class I)
    • Electric Motor Narrow Aisle Trucks (Class II)
    • Electric Motor Hand Trucks or Hand/Rider Trucks (Class III)
  • Mobile Elevated Work Platforms (formerly Aerial Work Platform) covered by ANSI/SIA Standards:

    • Vehicle Mounted Towable Boom Lift
    • Manually Propelled Elevating Platform
    • Boom Supported Elevating Work Platform
    • Self-Propelled Elevating Work Platform
  • Other Equipment Safe Operator Training Courses Offered:

    • Skid Steer
    • Excavator
    • Backhoe
    • Atrium Boom Lift
  • Train the Trainer Courses:

    • Mobile Elevated Work Platform (formerly Aerial Work Platform)
    • Powered Industrial Trucks (Forklifts)
  • Silica Dust Training


    • Our General Training format includes:

      • Formal Instruction (e.g., lecture, discussion, written material and Manufacturer's training material)
      • Practical Training (Demonstrations and Exercises performed by the Trainee)
      • Evaluation of the Operator’s performance in the Workplace (In collaboration with the customer)
    • In our courses we review:

      • Equipment-Related Topics
      • Workplace-Related Topics
      • Plant/Site Specific Rules
      • Personal Protective Equipment Requirements