Hashim is a registered member of Malaysian Society for Occupational Safety and Health (MSOSH) and National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH). He is a certified forklift assessor from the Transport Training Centre in Adelaide, Australia. He has also attended Crane Safety Training at Japan International Center for Occupational Safety and Health (JICOSH), Tokyo, Japan. He holds a certificate in Pedagogy Training from the Center for Instructor and Advance Skill Training (CIAST) Shah Alam.
Hashim is a qualified operator and technical trainer specializing in forklift with a total experience of more than 20 years servicing the local and multinational corporations. With his technical knowledge and experience, he has conducted numerous forklift operations and safety training for most of his career. Prior to becoming a full time forklift trainer, Abu Hashim was working for UMW Industries as a trainer as well as forklift technical service provider to Toyota forklift customers. In addition to forklift, Abu Hashim also trains on other mobile lifting equipment such as cranes.