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In-Class Counter Balance Forklift Course

Forklift Certification & Re-certification Course

Williams Machinery is pleased to offer a comprehensive counterbalance forklift training certification program for operators. Our course combines both classroom theory and applied hands-on equipment learning to develop a well-rounded driver in a realistic setting.

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

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Counter Balance (Sit Down/Stand Up) Forklift Training Course – Class 1/4/5

Our forklift training program is 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:

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

Recertification  |  $155.00 + taxes

We offer recertification courses throughout our Training Centres in Surrey, Nanaimo, and Prince George. Take our 4-hour recertification program and operate with full confidence. Not sure if you’re qualified for recertification? Contact us or fill out our Training Request below.

Experienced Drivers  |  $250.00 + taxes

For experienced drivers, you can become certified by taking our 1-day course (8-hours). Contact us or fill out our Training Request form below to schedule your course today.

New Drivers  |  $340.00 + taxes

It is important to understand the safety and both theory and practical learning when it comes to operating any equipment. Our 2-day course (16 hours) will help you become a licensed and confident operator. To learn more or to book a course, contact us or fill out our Training Request form below.

*Prices may vary by training centre locations

Business Hours: Mon – Fri (9am – 5pm)
Phone: 1-800-667-1733
Email: [email protected]

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Group Training

Williams Machinery is pleased to offer customizable group operator training programs. We would be happy to discuss how we can tailor a group training program for your business — we can also bring our certified trainers to your location.

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