Forklift Operator

In just one day you’ll be trained to operate a forklift and receive your three-year Certificate in forklift safety, preventative maintenance, and driving/operation skills. As a trained forklift operator, you can start earning $12 to $15 an hour. This course will also prepare you to work as a material handler or warehouse operator at any number of manufacturing, supply, or logistic companies. Safety requirements prohibit open-toe, cloth, and high heeled shoes. Students must be 18 years of age in order to operate a forklift.

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Forklift Training


Learn the correct care and use of forklift equipment. Topics include information covered in OSHA's Powered Industrial Truck Standard (OSHA Standard 1910.178). Successful students receive a three-year forklift certificate. Safety requirements prohibit open, cloth, or high-heeled shoes. Students must be 18 years of age. Valid Driver's License required.

  • Total Hours: 8.00
  • CEUs: 0.80
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