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Forklift Training

Available on-site, or in a blended learning format via online and virtual reality.

On-Site Training

Bring this training to your location !


Forklift Train-The-Trainer and Operator Training with Hands-On Activities

Lecture + Hands-On

PURPOSE OF TRAININGA young female forklift driver is being trained on approaching the racking of the warehouse . A male colleague or trainer can be seen advising her on how to perform the manoeuvre . She is wearing a hi vis jacket , hard hat and ear defenders .

This Forklift Train-The-Trainer and Operator Training Course has been designed to aid general industry and construction workers in the safe operation of forklifts. This step-by-step approach proves useful for workers to be knowledgeable of OSHA and manufacturers’ safety requirements for the use of forklifts.

All students will learn key areas that must be addressed before and during the operation of forklifts.


  • Introduction to OSHA and the OSH Act
  • Training & Permits
  • Before Operating a Lift
  • Using the Controls
  • Personal Protective Equipment and Practices
  • General Operating Rules
  • Causes of Accidents
  • Electrocution, Falls, Tip Over, Crushing
  • Maintenance, Inspections
  • Hands-on Exercise


After completion of this Forklift Train-The-Trainer and Operator Training course, students will receive a Certificate of Completion and .1 CEUs (Continuing Education Units) for each hour of class completed.

All training documentation will be tracked through Training Hive software by Safety Hive for 3rd party documentation and validation.  Students providing email addresses will receive their certifications via mobile app.


Other Useful Resources

OSHA Safe Forklifts Operation Quick Card 

Sample Daily Checklists for a variety of Powered Industrial Trucks 

Sample Daily Checklists for Powered Industrial Trucks

Maintenance and Operation Compliance Tips for Employers