Forklift Operator Training

Whether you're a first-time driver or a seasoned professional, forklift operators of all skill levels can benefit from our comprehensive training program. With more than 70,000 operators trained to date, we put our years of experience to work – providing you with the knowledge and best practices to safely and successfully operate your equipment.

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ABOUT THIS CLASS

We offer forklift operator training classes at our training centers in Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana and Missouri, as well as onsite training at your location for all shifts, including Saturdays. 

An operator’s license and training record are issued to each employer after completion of the course.

Students will learn:

  • OSHA Regulations for properly operating powered industrial trucks
  • Lift truck fundamentals and features
  • Hands-on operation including testing of on/off procedures, correct stacking methods, proper driver techniques and safety procedures
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EQUIPMENT COVERED

We offer forklift operator training on all makes and models of powered industrial lifts – and can easily adapt our program to your equipment, too!

Sit Down ForkliftsStand Up Riders
Reach TrucksOrder Pickers
Walkie Pallet TrucksRider Pallet Trucks
Walkie StackersRough Terrain Trucks


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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

What does this class consist of?
Each forklift operator class includes classroom instruction and hands-on training, workbooks for your specific lift trucks or warehouse equipment, and comprehension and compliance testing.

Classroom discussion topics include:
  • Controls, features, and attachments
  • Causes of injuries
  • What operators are doing, why, and does that cause incidents involving themselves and others in the workplace?
  • Center of Gravity
  • Driving with and without a load
  • ANSI and OSHA requirements; Osha tells us what operators must do, ANSI provides us the best way to do it
  • Best practices for safe operation, and best ways to get the job done efficiently while being safe
How long is this class?
This class consists of 4.5 hours of instruction.
Where can I take this class?
Currently, we offer forklift operator classes at our training facilities in:
  • Brookfield, WI
  • De Pere, WI
  • Eau Clare, WI
  • Janesville, WI
  • Wausau, WI
  • Bolingbrook, IL
  • Rockford, IL
  • Indianapolis, IN
  • St. Louis, MO
We also offer forklift operator training on site at your location; contact us to learn more.
How much does this class cost?
Train at our facility: $171 
Train at your location: $1,448 (up to 8) + $181 per extra person

Become a Trainer

Check out our selection of train-the-trainer classes! These two-day comprehensive programs will give you the knowledge and resources you need to train operators at your facility – insuring OSHA compliance and improving workplace safety. 

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LOOKING FOR SOMETHING MORE CUSTOM?

From equipment covered to course materials, our team can help you develop a computer-based, hands-on, or hybrid training program that’s just what your operation needs. Contact us to learn more about our custom training options.


UPCOMING LIFT TRUCK OPERATOR CLASSES

Type Equipment Location Date & Time Price
Operator Lift Trucks Bolingbrook, IL Dec. 08, 2022 - 08:00 AM $155 per person
Operator Lift Trucks Brookfield, WI Nov. 30, 2022 - 07:30 AM $155 per person
Operator Lift Trucks Brookfield, WI Dec. 07, 2022 - 07:30 AM $155 per person
Operator Lift Trucks Brookfield, WI Dec. 14, 2022 - 07:30 AM $155 per person
Operator Lift Trucks Brookfield, WI Dec. 21, 2022 - 07:30 AM $155 per person
Operator Lift Trucks Brookfield, WI Dec. 28, 2022 - 07:30 AM $155 per person
Operator Lift Trucks Brookfield, WI Jan. 04, 2023 - 07:30 AM $171 per person
Operator Lift Trucks Brookfield, WI Jan. 11, 2023 - 07:30 AM $171 per person
Operator Lift Trucks Brookfield, WI Jan. 18, 2023 - 07:30 AM $171 per person
Operator Lift Trucks Brookfield, WI Jan. 25, 2023 - 07:30 AM $171 per person
Operator Lift Trucks Brookfield, WI Feb. 01, 2023 - 07:30 AM $171 per person
Operator Lift Trucks Brookfield, WI Feb. 08, 2023 - 07:30 AM $171 per person
Operator Lift Trucks Brookfield, WI Feb. 15, 2023 - 07:30 AM $171 per person
Operator Lift Trucks Brookfield, WI Feb. 22, 2023 - 07:30 AM $171 per person
Operator Lift Trucks Brookfield, WI Mar. 01, 2023 - 07:30 AM $171 per person

For on-site classes, we come to you. Travel expenses are included and must schedule for at least 8 trainees. 

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