Manufacturing Safety Alliance of BC
Industrial Storage Racking Training

Industrial Storage Racking

Your storage racking system can influence productivity throughout the entire logistics chain. Steel storage racks are common equipment in industries such as distribution centres, warehouses, manufacturing plants, and the storage area of retail operations.
This course will help participants identify inherent hazards associated with storage racks and understand best practices for effective installation, maintenance and repair to prevent incidents, injuries, lost time and unforeseen expenses.
Goals and Objectives

Comprehend new storage rack regulations (effective on January 1, 2018) and define the requirements for employers to ensure the safety of their workers around storage racks.

  1. Articulate the new regulation to ensure clear understanding of employer responsibility to ensure storage racks are designed, installed, used and maintained properly.
  2. Outline the safety requirements for steel storage racks in workplaces to ensure employers understand the hazards and controls associated with this common workplace equipment.
  • Standards and regulations
  • Roles and responsibilities,
  • General rack hazards
  • Training and qualified persons,
  • Inspection and maintenance
  • Actions plan
  • Managers,
  • Operators, and
  • Warehouse Workers within BC’s manufacturing industry.

Your training costs may be eligible for partial reimbursement through the B.C. Employer Training Grant. Find out here.

Eligible toward the requirements for Joint Health and Safety Committee training for new members or annual training in British Columbia; may be eligible in other jurisdictions as well.

Instructor-Led Training

Register for virtual or classroom Industrial Storage Racking training online through our Learning Centre.

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