Forklift Training

Forklift Training for Lift Truck Operators

NSC Training is OSHA Compliant

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National Safety Council trainers provide forklift training that is effective and OSHA-compliant. Trainers employ NIOSH training and coaching methods in a non-lecture format to develop safer forklift operators. One-day training is available at an NSC training center or on-site at your work location.

Forklift Safety Training Teaches:

  • Moving with and without a load as well as picking up and stacking a load
  • Special considerations, such as trailers, ramps and elevators
  • Non-operator safety training for those who work around forklifts

Course Materials Include:

  • Full-color, 40-page Participant Workbooks with interactive activities, charts and checklists
  • Certificates of Completion to be personalized and proudly displayed, as well as wallet-cards to identify successful participants as trained operators

Who Would Benefit:

  • Individuals requiring forklift certification
  • Forklift operator trainers
  • Forklift operators
  • Warehouse/shipping/receiving managers
  • Construction site managers
  • Safety managers
  • Safety committee members
  • Operations managers

Forklift360™ Virtual Reality, 3D Instructional Tool

Thank you for visiting this page to learn more about Forklift360™, a free, virtual reality, 3D training tool designed to help forklift trainers or operations managers illustrate potential safety risks as part of your forklift training program.

Use the Forklift360™ training video during lift truck operator training. You “drive,” and your whole group can interact with it, or you can use it 1:1 to help sharpen safety awareness. Play, then click and drag in the video below to get the full 3-D experience. Forklift360 was co-developed by BIGLOOK360 and the National Safety Council to support lift truck operational safety at any job site that uses forklifts.

Forklift operation is a 360-degree job. OSHA estimates 35,000 serious injuries and 62,000 non-serious injuries involving forklifts occur annually. Make sure your drivers have the skills they need to stay safe.