Forklift Training for Beginners

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Course Description

This course is offered two different formats. Both classes are designed for an individual with no experience in forklift operation. Students will learn to operate a forklift in a safe and professional manner. This class includes face to face instruction, written evaluation, practical training and a demonstration of competency by the trainee on the forklift. This course is also used as the three-year refresher certification for those who are already certified for forklift use. Trainees receive a wallet card and certificate with the Forklift Trainer License title. This course has both face-to-face and online requirements to successfully complete the course

  • A student may enroll in the online course, complete the program and schedule the practical driving training and evaluation at their convenience with the instructor.
  • A student may also enroll in the classroom format face to face instruction and complete the training and practical evaluation at the end of the second day of instruction.

Click the link below to view the Forklift for Beginners Enrollment Guide. The Enrollment Guide will provide step-by-step instructions on how to apply for a full tuition scholarship.

Click here for information on scholarship opportunities. Scholarships are limited.

Call 803-778-6656 or email for more information.

Days Dates Time Hours Location Cost
Online Online classes start weekly Hands-on training will be scheduled after your online training is complete 8 Online & Sumter $399
Wed., Thurs. November 15-16, 2023 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. 12 AMTTC – Sumter $399

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