Forklift Operator

This forklift operator training is taught by an OSHA compliant Instructor.  Training is 11 hours. It is a comprehensive, hands-on program that covers every aspect of lift truck training.  This training is designed for anyone wishing to learn how to operate a forklift.  Certificate of Completion is given at the end of the course when a student successfully completes the course.

Students MUST purchase book PRIOR to the first day of class. 
Book costs approximately $7.00 and is available at the Greensboro Campus Store.  Store hours:  Monday - Thursday 8:30 am - 6:30 om and Friday 9:00 am - 12:00 pm.    

Frequently Asked Questions

Course registration fee is $78
Book cost is approximately $7
Total cost is approximately $85
Payment for class is due at the time of registration.

Course Name Dates Days Hours Campus Room Register
OSH-3012-312 Forklift Operator 12/15/18- 12/16/18 S, SU 8:30 am – 2:30 pm Greensboro TEC 202 Click Here
OSH-3012-130 Forklift Operator 1/12/19  -  1/13/19 S, Su 8:30 am - 2:30 pm Greensboro TEC 202 Click Here
OSH-3012-131 Forklift Operator 1/26/19 - 1/27/19 S, Su 8:30 am - 2:30 pm Greensboro TEC 202 Click Here
OSH-3012-132 Forklift Operator 2/9/19 - 2/10/19 S, Su 8:30 am - 2:30 pm Greensboro TEC 202 Click Here
OSH-3012-133 Forklift Operator 2/23/19 - 2/24/19 S, Su 8:30 am - 2:30 pm Greensboro TEC 202 Click Here
OSH-3012-134 Forklift Operator 3/9/19 - 3/10/19 S, Su 8:30 am - 2:30 pm Greensboro TEC 202 Click Here
OSH-3012-135 Forklift Operator 3/23/19 - 3/24/19 S, Su 8:30 am - 2:30 pm Greensboro TEC 202 Click Here
OSH-3012-136 Forklift Operator 4/6/19 - 4/7/19 S, Su 8:30 am - 2:30 pm Greensboro TEC 202 Click Here
OSH-3012-137 Forklift Operator 4/27/19 - 4/28/19 S, Su 8:30 am - 2:30 pm Greensboro TEC 202 Click Here
OSH-3012-138 Forklift Operator 5/4/19 - 5/5/19 S, Su 8:30 am - 2:30 pm Greensboro TEC 202 Click Here
OSH-3012-139 Forklift Operator 5/11/19 - 5/12/19 S, Su 8:30 am - 2:30 pm Greensboro TEC 202 Click Here

Fluent in English (speaking, reading, writing)
Valid Driver’s License

You may register online:  Register

Or In person.  When registering in person, complete the Continuing Education Registration Form and bring it with your payment (check, cash, credit card, or money order), to one of the GTCC Campuses: 

Registration Locations

  • Jamestown, 140 Jamestown Court, Monday – Friday, 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
  • Greensboro, 3505 E. Wendover Ave., Continuing Education Center, Monday – Thursday, 8:30 am – 6:00 pm and Friday, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
  • High Point, 901 S. Main St., H1, Monday – Thursday, 8:30 am – 6:00 pm and Friday, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Students MUST purchase books PRIOR to the first day of class. Book required is:
ISBN:  9789970001804   Lift Truck Operator Participant Workbook.  From National Safety Council. Approximately $7.00 at Greensboro GTCC Bookstore.

Students who successfully complete the Forklift Operator class will receive an Award of Completion. 

Requirements for Successful Completion:

  • Attendance: Must be in class 100% of class hours

Students will be dropped from the class if they miss the first day and will not be eligible for refund.

The college will make a 100% refund of registration fees if you officially withdraw from class before the first meeting.  Also if the class is canceled or full, GTCC will make a full refund. 
The college will refund 75% of the registration fee (of tuition only) if you officially withdraw from the class on the first day of class or before the class reaches the census date.  The census date varies from class to class.  Non-attendance is not a basis for a refund.