Forklift Operator

This forklift operator training is taught by an OSHA compliant Instructor.  Training is 14 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.

The book costs approximately $9.50 and is available in the GTCC Campus Store where the class is being held. Visit GTCC Campus Store  for details. The textbook is required to obtain the certificate of completion.

Current Courses

Course Name Dates Days Hours Campus Room Register
OSH-3012-385 Forklift Operator 10/28/23 - 10/29/23 Sa, Su 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Greensboro TEC 208 Register Now
OSH-3012-386 Forklift Operator 11/18/23 - 11/19/23 Sa, Su 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Cameron C1 220 Register Now
OSH-3012-387 Forklift Operator 12/2/23 - 12/3/23 Sa, Su 8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Cameron C1 220 Register Now

Frequently Asked Questions

Course registration fee is $78.00
Book cost is approximately $9.50
Total cost is approximately $87.50
Payment for class is due at the time of registration.

Fluent in English (speaking, reading, writing)
Valid Driver’s License
Must be at least 18 years old to operate forklift


You may register online:  Register

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 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.