Forklift Instructor

Learn how to train your forklift operators and meet OSHA requirements. Our virtual, one-day course covers how to develop in-house training programs, design exercises for staff evaluations and instruct non-operators to work safely.

Class Details


This virtual program is designed for forklift operator trainers, forklift operators, warehouse/shipping/receiving managers, construction site managers, safety managers, safety committee members and operations managers. It is not intended for novice trainers.

According to OSHA, a qualified trainer would be a person who, by possession of a recognized degree, certificate, or professional standing or who by extensive knowledge, training and experience has demonstrated the ability to train and evaluate powered industrial truck operators.


  • OSHA Powered Industrial Truck Standard 1910.178 and 1926.602 compliance
  • How to evaluate operators' performance
  • How to educate non-operators about working safely around powered industrial trucks
  • How to teach safe procedures and maintenance Course materials
  • Easy-to-follow Facilitator Guide with companion DVD (plus PC/Mac CD-ROM version) that lets course leaders engage and involve participants through all seven instructional modules.

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Prerequisites & Information

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    Intended for qualified forklift trainers only.

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    Prior experience training forklift operators is mandatory. 

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    Must have access to internet.

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    Course materials will be mailed to the address you provide during registration.

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    Participants will receive Zoom instructions by email within 2 days after registering.

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