Be on the move and learn a new skill that will increase your opportunities in the workforce. You will learn the correct care and use of forklift equipment. You will be trained using OSHA's Powered Industrial Truck Standard (OSHA Standard 1910.178), forklift design limitations, use in material handling, pre-operation check, operator skills and accident prevention. Class provides hands-on operation for sit-down forklift. You will receive a 3-year certification in forklift safety, preventative maintenance and driving/operation skills. Certification is for sit-down and stand-up forklift operation. Federal law requires individuals be at least 18 years of age or order to drive a forklift. Closed toe shoes are required during class.