LAKE COUNTY, Calif. – Lake County Farm Bureau will be holding their annual forklift safety training at Mt. Konocti Winery on Tuesday, July 10, from 9 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
If you are planning on driving a forklift this harvest season, you are encouraged to sign up and attend this free training seminar.
The seminar is hosted by Lake County Farm Bureau and State Compensation Insurance Fund.
The training seminar is conducted by expert staff from State Compensation Insurance Fund and will be conducted concurrently in both English and Spanish.
Trainings will include formal classroom instruction and a pretest for informational purposes only.
Videos will be shown that cover the importance of operating conditions, the need for caution around vehicle and pedestrian traffic, recognizing special hazards, proper load manipulation and conducting equipment inspections.
Interactive segments will further enhance the knowledge base of attendees. Handouts will be provided for further reference.
Lake County Farm Bureau provides this annual safety training at no cost to those who attend.
The goal is to provide a safe working environment during the harvest season.
To sign up, please call Lake County Farm Bureau at 707-263-0911 or come by the office at 65 Soda Bay Road in Lakeport.
For more information, contact Executive Director Claudia Street at 707-263-0911.