Materials Handling Safety Training – [Complete Video Kit]


Most workers don’t give materials handling much thought, but mishandling of materials leads to thousands of injuries each year. This Materials Handling Safety Video is designed to teach your worker how to avoid injuries while on the job. Viewers of this video will learn how to handle a range of materials, using common equipment like pallets and hand trucks, ergonomic considerations for lifting heavy items, and much more.

This Material Handling Training Covers Several Key Concepts:

  • What is materials handling? (Answer: it is how the things that people need get to where they are needed, on time and intact)
  • What are the best practices associated with moving items to and fro? (where proper PPE, where slip resistant shoes, look at warning labels on items you are moving, be drug and alcohol free, user good body ergonomics when lifting and carrying, know where you are going before your start moving, etc)
  • How to identify and correct overexertion while performing material handling jobs
  • How to recognize repetitive motion and use alternative methods to accomplish the same task
  • How to prevent injury to your back while moving product
  • How to implement a team lift or buddy lift in order to lighten the load and prevent injury on the job when performing material handling tasks

Other Topics Discussed in the Materials Handling Training:

  • How to use different tools for moving items (hand truck, dollies, platform trucks, pallet jacks, forklifts, etc)
  • How to properly load a dolly or other tool in order to prevent the load from falling
  • How to maintain control of a hand truck while loaded with product
  • When using a forklift, platform truck, pallet jack or other tools, the importance of watching out for pedestrians and ensure that co-workers or other foot traffic stay safe and injury free
  • and much more…

Available as an English or Spanish speaking training video and in either DVD or USB Stick format. This Materials Handling Training Video is an important part of any safety training program.

Material Handling Safety Video – Full Length Preview:

All of our training videos include the following additional resources:

1) A Leader’s Guide

The person giving the training can use the Guide to help facilitate the training and provide additional verbal support to the video. It also includes a sample outline for the training session along with the highlights of the course.

2) An Employee Quiz

Important to be able to test your trainees to make sure they understand and comprehend the training course they just watched.  This is also good for employer documentation for safety training of employees.

3) Answer Key to the Quiz

Ensures the questions are being answered correctly.

4) An Attendance Sheet

Allows you to keep track of who was trained, when the training occurred, who was the instructor, etc. Excellent documentation to prove your training requirements are in order.

5) A Printable “Certificate of Completion”

Allows you to give one to each employee who attends the safety training session.  Can also be kept in an employee file for training documentation.

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