New Operator Forklift Training
Programs for Beginner/ Entry Level
Forklift Program designed for new operators entering the forklift workforce, those who have minimal experience operating a forklift and /or seeking to upgrade their skills to other types of lift equipment, it is imperative that you are provided with proper training so that you have the skills necessary to be a competent and safe operator.
At WORK SAFE Training, all the components and requirements you need to get started on your career as a Forklift Operator are included. Our programs are comprehensive and designed specifically with students' safety and success in mind.
In-person or Online Theory training with a Knowledge Skills Evaluation Included.
Practical Drivers Training by qualified trainers with an average of 8 hours of practical time and a Drivers Assessment are included.
Upon successful completion of the Training components, receive a Wallet Size Photo ID and Diploma Certificate accompanied by a Training Record, valid for 3 years.
Did you know?
WORK SAFE Training offers a FREE practice session after the completion of your training? This is a fantastic opportunity for new operators who want to get some extra practice before a job or important interview.
We Develop Skilled, Competent & Confident Forklift Operators
You will work with a qualified trainer and gain the necessary techniques and skills. as well as be refreshed upon industry standards and what responsibilities you will have. All the requirements are provided to get you properly trained and certified according to Ministry Standards.
We offer cost-effective rates, flexible scheduling, and a free Job Program to get you working. Training can be completed at one of our 2 fully equipped training centres that are simulated in design to a real workplace warehouse setting or at company sites.
Legislation, Causes, and Prevention of Accidents
Lift Truck Components & Nameplate
Pre-Operational Safety Inspections
Start-up & Shutdown Procedures
Travelling with & without loads
Load Handling, Selection, Security, and Placement
Travelling on Ramps & Grades
Workplace Specific Hazards
Refueling – Propane, Gas, Diesel
Recharging of Batteries
Practical Training Components
Pre-Shift Inspection (circle check)
Propane Exchange + Battery Charging & Maintenance
Forward / Reverse Travelling
Transporting & Handling of Loads
Stacking and Racking
Dock / Ramp Safety
Work Place Hazards Review
Choose from 5 Classes of Forklifts
Many companies may have one or more class utilized in their facility dependent upon their operations.
Narrow Aisle Reach
Walkie Rider Pallet
Aerial Scissor Lift
Job Assistance Program
Finding the right job for you may seem like a challenge, especially as a new operator with no previous experience.
We offer a free Job Assistance Program to help you get working quickly and help ease that stress.
You can be working within a few days after completion of your program. It is quick and effective.
We also assist employers who are in need of a Forklift Operator for their operations.
LOOKING FOR ONLINE TRAINING?
WORK SAFE Training’s e-Learning Programs are designed to provide you with all you need to know to become a safe and competent forklift operator. Providing you with the ability and convenience to complete the theory component of your training in the comfort of your home or workplace.
WORK SAFE Training is accepted Globally. This means that you can use any WORK SAFE e-Learning Program in combination with any practical training/ assessment from a qualified company to gain your certification. Throughout Canada and all over the world, WORK SAFE has you covered.