Dock Worker

Hybrid Apprenticeship
Sponsoring Company:
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
O*Net Code
53-7062.00
Rapids Code
2084HY
Req. Hours
8301
State
DC
Created
Apr 04, 2021
Updated
Apr 04, 2021

Time-Based Skills

4 skill sets | 19 total skills | 8301 total hours
Basic Freight Orientation - 225 req. hrs
Freight Industry Overview: Daily review for updates and revisions
75 hrs
Dock Worker Duties and Paperwork: Daily review shipping manifest for accuracy and completeness
75 hrs
Freight Equipment Types: Daily identify appropriate equipment for safely moving and processing of freight
75 hrs
Dock Worker Safety - 750 req. hrs
Worker Rights and Responsibilities: Learn your rights and responsibilities and practice on a daily basis
75 hrs
Workplace Accidents: Attend weekly safety briefings
75 hrs
Workplace Accidents: Follow all posted and written safety procedures to prevent accidents
75 hrs
Workplace Accidents: Identify, address, and report workplace safety hazards
75 hrs
Ergonomics Hazards: Practice safe lifting and moving procedures to prevent musculoskeletal injuries
75 hrs
Heat/Cold Stress: Attend training, properly use PPE, use engineering controls and follow safe work practices to avoid heat/cold stress related conditions
75 hrs
Fire: Read, and follow all posted and directed fire prevention instructions
75 hrs
Forklift Operations - 3150 req. hrs
Regulations and Classes: Attend all mandated classes
400 hrs
Regulations and Classes: Follow all regulations pertaining to forklift operations
400 hrs
Forklift Basics: Perform before, during, and after preventive maintenance checks and services
400 hrs
Forklift Stability: Follow recommended and required safety practices to maintain stability of forklift
400 hrs
Forklift Operations: Identify the hazards and follow the recommended practices for each step in the load handling process
400 hrs
Forklift Operations: Maintain control of the forklift, keep a proper lookout, and operate the forklift at speeds safe for the particular operation and worksite conditions
400 hrs
Dock Operations - 8301 req. hrs
Trailer Unloading: Properly use equipment to unload trailers while preventing injuries to self, others, or damage to trailers
1717 hrs
Trailer Loading: Properly use equipment to load trailers while preventing injuries to self, others, or damage to trailers
1717 hrs
Preventing Loss/Damage: Use proper handling techniques to prevent loss of personnel, equipment, or cargo
1717 hrs

Technical Instruction

Basic Freight Orientation
Freight Industry Overview
# | 4 hrs
Dock Worker Duties and Paperwork
# | 4 hrs
Freight Equipment Types
# | 4 hrs
Dock Worker Safety
Worker Rights and Responsibilities
# | 5 hrs
Workplace Accidents
# | 5 hrs
Ergonomics Hazards
# | 5 hrs
Heat/Cold Stress
# | 5 hrs
Fire
# | 5 hrs
Forklift Operations
Regulations and Classes
# | 24 hrs
Forklift Basics
# | 24 hrs
Forklift Stability
# | 24 hrs
Forklift Operations
# | 24 hrs
Dock Operations
Trailer Unloading
# | 100 hrs
Trailer Loading
# | 100 hrs
Preventing Loss/Damage
# | 100 hrs