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Intermediate Operator Forklift Training

Programs for Experienced Operators who require Practice

Intermediate Forklift Training Programs are designed for individuals who have experience operating a forklift and require further practice,  those who have not been trained professionally, those who have not driven the lift truck over a long period of time or did not receive sufficient training.

These programs are ideal for anyone looking to upgrade their skills and become a more confident driver.


In-Class Training with Instructor-Led Discussion, Video Presentations,

and a Knowledge Skills Evaluation are 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, a Wallet Size Photo ID and Diploma Certificate are provided. 

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.

Forklift Training Certification, Forklift Renewal, Forklift Recertification, Forklift New
Forklift Training Certification, Forklift Renewal, Forklift Recertification, Forklift New

Theoretical Components

  • Legislation, Causes, and Prevention of Accidents

  • Lift Truck Components & Nameplate

  • Stability Principles

  • Pre-Operational Safety Inspections

  • Start-up & Shutdown Procedures

  • Travelling with & without loads

  • Load Handling, Selection, Security, and Placement

  • Travelling on Ramps & Grades

  • Pedestrian Safety

  • 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

  • Pivoting (Turning)  

  • Transporting & Handling of Loads

  • Stacking and Racking

  • Dock / Ramp Safety

  • Parking

  • 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.  

Forklift - Counter Balance - Class I IV V, 3 or 4 wheel, Propane , Gas, DIesel or Battery.
Counter Balance
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Narrow Aisle Reach
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Order Picker
Walkie Rider Pallet - Class III , End Control - Battery, Single, Double or Triple Pallet.p
Walkie Rider Pallet
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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.


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.

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