IVCC to offer class on forklift basics

OGLESBY – Illinois Valley Community College’s Continuing Education Center will offer “Basic Forklift Operation” on Saturdays from 9 AM to 3:30 PM Oct. 10 through Nov. 7. The class will help ensure forklift operators, regardless of experience, have a uniform understanding of the safe and efficient operation of forklifts and compliance with safety rules and OSHA regulations. Those enrolled will learn safe driving skills while gaining concise knowledge of how a forklift works. Safety will be stressed to reduce accidents and injuries.