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Your Forklift Career...
To Forklift Training Employment America, where you’ll easily find
all the information and resources you need to start your career
as a forklift operator. Here you’ll find your state or provincial training requirements, information on forklifts and forklift job listings.
And all of this information is FREE to you!
In the United States as well as Canada, it is
necessary for workers to receive forklift operator
training before being given the responsibility
of using a forklift. Therefore, it is important for
you to receive the proper training, usually from
a qualified trainer or school.
Fortunately, forkliftnow.com has all the resources you’ll need to get started.
Training to operate a forklift usually involves both written and practical hands-on training.
Forklift safety, basic operation and forklift hazards are taught. As well, training in walk around forklift inspection before starting the machine and filling out the daily log book is needed. Hands-on lessons include driving the forklift and lifting and stacking bins or boxes on pallets.
Other topics in training include:
• Proper forklift operation techniques
• Loading and unloading practices
• Emergency prevention and response
• Hazardous material transportation
• The principles of warehouse and
Sometimes, the employer provides additional training when you are hired for the job at hand.
Be sure to check your specific state or province
on the home page to find a training facility near you.
When you have completed this training, the trainer should provide you with a certificate of completion and/or a forklift operators card that you can now
use to upgrade your career to a better paying job!