Online Forklift Operator Train The Trainer Course

2.5 Hours

XO Safety Academy's Forklift Operator Train The Trainer Course is a comprehensive training course for forklift trainers. Training materials include:

  • Videos
  • OSHA Documentation
  • NIOSH Documentation
  • Forms
  • References

Students who successfully complete the course will receive a digital certificate that can be electronically verified by current and prospective employers.

Regulations Covered: 29 CFR 1910.178 - Powered Industrial Trucks

Note: If You're an employer looking to register employees, email us at We will get everything set up.

Forklift Train The Trainer Course

Learn How to Train & Certify Operators At Your Facility

  • All Seven Classes of Forklifts

  • OSHA Compliant Training

  • All Required Certification Documentation

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I purchased multiple seats to this class for our training consortium and got great feedback from the participants! Some of the comments I received: Very impressed with the material in the videos and felt like it kept my attention. It was just a good over all mix of info. It kept my attention and very informative with the way it was laid out.

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Informative and Fun

John Azar

This was a highly informative and enjoyable training video. The assets provided with the purchase also absolutely make life easier for a safety professional.

Course curriculum

  • 1

    Course Introduction

    • Your Instructor - Jeremy Norton

    • How To Use This Course

    • Technical Difficulties

    • Welcome To The Forklift Train The Trainer Course

  • 2

    Forklift Operator Safety

    • Welcome!

    • Forklift Introduction

    • Pedestrians & Forklifts

    • Fields of Vision

    • Jeremy Introduces Basic Forklift Principles

    • The Basics of Forklift Operation

    • Fields of Vision Part II

    • Jeremy Discusses The Importance of the Operators Manual

    • Operator Manual - Basics

    • Forklift Basics Quiz

    • Man Strikes Scaffolding With Forklift

    • Forklift Inspections Introduction

    • Forklift Inspections

    • Forklift Inspections Example

    • Inspections

    • Operators Manual - Inspection Requirements

    • Forklift Inspections Quiz

    • Field of Vision Part III

    • Forklift Operations Introduction

    • Forklift Operations

    • Forklift Operations OSHA Quick Card

    • Overturning Is The Leading Cause Of Death On Forklifts

    • Stay In The Cab And Stay Alive

    • NIOSH Alert

    • Field of Vision Part IV

    • Operator Manual - Safe Operation Guidelines

    • Forklift Operations Quiz

    • Forklift Operator Killed

    • Jeremy Discusses Recharging & Refueling

    • Refueling Propane Forklift

    • Recharging an Electric Forklift

    • Recharging and Refueling Quiz

    • Field of Vision Part V

    • Training Requirements and Summary

  • 3

    Forklift Operator Safety Exam

    • Forklift Operator Safety Training Exam

  • 4

    Becoming A Forklift Trainer

    • Introduction To Train The Trainer Requirements

    • OSHA Forklift Training Regulations Summary

    • Reading: OSHA On Train The Trainer Courses

    • Reading: Forklift Trainer Experience Requirements

    • Becoming A Forklift Trainer Quiz

  • 5

    Formal Training - Knowledge

    • Formal Training Introduction

    • Developing A Training Curriculum

    • Reading: Developing A Forklift Training Program

    • Setting Up A Formal Training Environment

    • Forklift Training Material Options

    • Forklift Quiz Templates

    • Forklift Operator Formal Training Quiz

  • 6

    Hands On Training & Evaluation

    • Operator Evaluation

    • Reading: Forklift Refresher Training

    • Forklift Hands On Training Quiz

  • 7

    Forklift Train The Trainer Final Exam

    • Exam Intro

    • Forklift Train The Trainer Exam

  • 8

    Next steps

    • Congratulations!

    • Forklift Training Resources

Watch Intro Video

Meet Your Instructor


Safety Specialist

Jeremy Norton

Jeremy Norton has been practicing safety management for over 20 years. He got his start in the US Navy as a Naval Nuclear Engineer on the USS Carl Vinson. After tours in the Iraq and Afghanistan theaters, he got out and worked as a safety & training manager in the semiconductor manufacturer industry. He then moved on to the training & safety manager for an international wind power utility. Jeremy is an OSHA 10/30 Certified Trainer, has a Construction Safety Specialist Certificate from the University of Washington / OSHA District X, an MBA in Finance, and Bachelors of Science in Business, and an Associates in Applied Science. He is currently the President of XO Safety & Affordable Safety Training LLC.


Forklift Operator Safety Training

  • Digital Certificates

    Digital completion certificates that can be verified with a single click.

  • Operator Certification Materials

    Includes All Paperwork Required To Certify Operators.

  • Satisfaction Guarantee

    30 Day Money Back Guarantee. Not completely satisfied? Let us know within 30 days for a full refund.


  • Does this certify me to be a forklift trainer?

    This trainer course will provide the "knowledge" portion of the OSHA requirement for forklift trainers. Only the employer can designate someone to be a forklift trainer.

  • Is this OSHA compliant?

    This course covers all the training requirements listed in 29 CFR 1910.178 - Powered Industrial Trucks.

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