Forklift Training Courses

Forklift Training Courses Offered throughout British Columbia

At Williams Machinery, we are pleased to offer a comprehensive forklift training certification program for equipment operators that combines both classroom theory and applied hands-on equipment learning to develop a well-rounded driver.

Equipment operators can obtain licensing and certification/ re-certification in forklifts, skid steer, or pallet jack at our Training Centres throughout British Columbia or on-site at your location.

View our training calendar for forklift training and other equipment operator training for your team throughout British Columbia including Greater Vancouver, Vancouver Island and Northern BC.


SIT DOWN COUNTER BALANCE FORKLIFT TRAINING COURSE

The Sit Down Counter Balance forklift operator training course is an 8-hour course comprised of both theory and practical learning with a written exam, driving skills evaluation and pre-use inspection to be fully certified. This operator training course teaches the fundamentals of:D30S_0

  • Principles of Stability, Balance and Load Capacity
  • Warehouse Operations
  • Rules and Regulations
  • Proper Handling of Fuel and Batteries
  • Pre-use Inspection
  • Site Inspection
  • Types of Forklifts, Names and Functions of Key Parts
  • Safe Operating Procedures of Controls, Start up and Parking, Driving Rules, Loading Handling

View the Training Calendar for available Sit Down Counter Balance forklift operator training course dates. Looking for a re-certification training course? Contact our Training Coordinator for more information.


STAND UP NARROW AISLE FORKLIFT TRAINING COURSE

The Stand Up Narrow Aisle forklift operator training course is an 8-hour course comprised of both theory and practical learning of working within confined spaces and includes a written exam, driving skills evaluation and pre-use inspection to be fully certified. This operator training course teaches the fundamentals of:

  • Warehouse Operations
  • Rules and RegulationsNPX_SideProfile_FNLNarrowAisle
  • Principles of Stability, Balance and Load Capacity
  • Proper Handling of Fuel and Batteries
  • Pre-use Inspection
  • Safe Operating Procedures of Controls, Start up and Parking, Driving Rules, Load handling
  • Types of Forklifts, Names and Functions of Key Parts
  • Site Inspection

View the Training Calendar for available Stand Up Narrow Aisle operator training course dates. Looking for a re-certification training course? Contact our Training Coordinator for more information.


SKID-STEER LOADER OPERATOR TRAINING COURSE

The Skid-Steer Loader training forklift training course is an 8-hour course comprised of both theory and practical learning with a written exam, driving skills evaluation and pre-use inspection to be fully certified. This operator training course teaches the fundamentals of:

  • Skid-Steer Loader Basic Operation Technique
  • Site Inspection and Hazard Identification
  • Safe Operating Procedures of Controls, Start up, Shut-Down and Parking
  • Driving Rules including Steering, Maneuvering and ControlBobcatSkidSteer
  • Preventative Maintenance & Procedures
  • Pre-Operational Inspections
  • Load Handling Techniques
  • Installation & Removal of Attachments
  • Safety Regulations & Standards
  • Refueling Procedures

View the Training Calendar for available Skid-Steer Loader course dates. Looking for a re-certification training course? Contact our Training Coordinator for more information.


ELECTRIC PALLET JACK OPERATOR TRAINING COURSE

The Electric Pallet Jack operator training course is a 4-hour course comprised of both theory and practical learning. The operator training course teaches the fundamentals of:

  • Safe Operating Procedure of Controls, Driving Rules and Load Handling
  • Warehouse Operations
  • Rules and Regulationslinde ewr60
  • Principles of Stability, Balance and Load Capacity
  • Battery Care and Maintenance
  • Pre-use Inspection
  • Names and Functions of Key Parts
  • Site Inspection

View the Training Calendar for available Electric Pallet Jack course dates. Looking for a re-certification training course? Contact our Training Coordinator for more information.


ROUGH TERRAIN / TELEHANDLER TRAINING COURSE

The Rough Terrain / Telehandler operator training course is an 8-hour course comprised of both theory and practical learning. The operator training course teaches the fundamentals of:

  • Safe Operating Procedure of Controls, Start Up, Shut Down and Parking as well as Driving Rules and Load HandlingV417
  • Rules and Regulations
  • Principles of Stability, Balance and Load Capacity
  • Proper Handling of Fuel
  • Pre-use Inspection & Preventative Maintenance
  • Battery Care and Maintenance
  • Types of Forklifts
  • Names and Functions of Key PartsJob Site Inspection Including Operating on a Sloped Ground

View the Training Calendar for available Rough Terrain / Telehandler course dates. Looking for a re-certification training course? Contact our Training Coordinator for more information.


AERIAL BOOM LIFT / SCISSOR LIFT OPERATOR TRAINING COURSE

The Aerial Boom Lift / Scissor Lift operator training course is an 8-hour course comprised of both theory and practical learning. The operator training course teaches the fundamentals of:

  • Aerial Platform Safe Operating Practices Including Controls, Start Up, Shut Down and Parking as well as Driving Rules and Steering
  • Operator Safety
  • Safe Operating Procedure of Controls, Start Up, Shut Down and Parking as well as Driving Rules and Load Handling
  • Job Site Inspection Including Ground Conditions & Overhead Hazards
  • Equipment Specific Characteristicsgenie_training
  • Pre-use Inspection & Preventative Maintenance
  • Machine Orientation & Safe Operation
  • Emergency Control Use
  • Safe Mounting & Dismounting

View the Training Calendar for available Aerial Boom Lift / Scissor Lift course dates. Looking for a re-certification training course? Contact our Training Coordinator for more information.


FALL PROTECTION COURSE

The Fall Protection course is comprised of both theory and practical learning. The course teaches the fundamentals of:

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  • Various Fall Protection Systems
  • Methods for Minimizing Fall Hazards
  • Components of Fall Arrest Equipment & Fall Arrest Systems
  • Care & Maintenance of Equipment
  • Proper Planning when Controlling Fall Hazards
  • Rescue Planning

View the Training Calendar for available Fall Protection course dates or contact our Training Coordinator for more information.