Advanced / Renewal

Forklift Training

Are you an Experienced Forklift Operator that is confident in your skills and / or looking to renew your Forklift Certification? Did your Forklift Certificate Expire? Were you In-House Certified at your company and need to get a Renewal /Re-Certification?

Then our Advanced Forklift Operator Program is what you are looking for! 


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

and a Knowledge Skills Evaluation are included.


A Practical Driver’s Test will be administered to evaluate forklift operators’ driving skills, abilities, and competency. 

• Pre-Shift Inspection (circle check)

• Forward / Reverse Travelling

• Pivoting (Turning)  

• Transporting & Handling of Loads

• Stacking and Racking

• Parking


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.

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.  

Counter Balance
Narrow Aisle Reach
Order Picker
Walkie Rider Pallet
Aerial Scissor Lift

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.

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 need of a Forklift Operator for their operations.

Forklift Training Course Availability

Renewal / Re-Certification  Forklift Programs are available Monday – Saturday’s

We offer flexible appointment times to work with your schedule.


Proudly serving the General Toronto Area and Southern Ontario - Scarborough, Mississauga, Brampton, Etobicoke, York Region, Durham Region, Oakville, Hamilton, Burlington, Barrie and surrounding areas.

Why choose WORK SAFE?

Low Instructor to Student Ratio with Small Class Sizes

2 Fully Equipped Forklift Drivers Training Centres in the GTA

Affordable Rates and Cost Effective Packages

Free Job Assistance Program