Online Forklift Operator Training

Our online forklift training course prepares an operator for the practical workplace evaluation. Our course is affordable, easy-to-use, mobile-friendly, OSHA-compliant, and can be completed in as little as one hour.

Fast and Effective

Our course is fun, informative, and can be completed in as little as one hour.


This training meets the most current OSHA standards and prepares operators to stay safe and compliant on the job.

Affordable Quality Training

Take the best online forklift training course available for only $49.99

Learn At Your Own Pace

Start and stop courses as needed.

Unlimited Quiz Attempts

No need to worry if you don’t happen to pass the course on your first attempt.

Instantly Print Certificate

Upon completion, Instantly print your certificate of completion that satisfies the OSHA classroom training requirement.


Built by experts and industry professionals, our forklift course leads you intuitively through all the steps to becoming an operator. Watch our getting started video to learn more!


The difference is clear. Our interactive content, fresh visuals, and professional narration make learning easy. View our sample course and test it out yourself before you enroll! Demo preview only available on desktop.


Our course provides operators with the knowledge needed to operate safely on a class 1, 2, 3, 4, or 5 Powered Industrial Truck. A supplemental training bundle covers class 7 PIT’s.


Complete this course on a smartphone, tablet or any other device that has Internet connection!


About our Course

Evergreen Safety Council’s Powered Industrial Truck Operator Safety Training is your first step to getting certified as a Powered Industrial Truck—or Forklift—Operator. Our online Forklift Operator Training and Certification program is one of the fastest and easiest ways to complete your required training.

Our course will teach you the fundamental principles of safely operating a forklift. It provides operators with the knowledge needed to operate safely on a Class 1, 2, 3, 4, or 5 Powered Industrial Truck. A supplemental training, coming soon, covers Class 7 PITs.

Our easy-to-understand training program only takes one to two hours to complete and fully satisfies compliance with OSHA laws.

Students will be guided through 7 informative and engaging online lessons, filled with rich photography, video, and narration. At the end of the course, you’ll take an exam. Students who pass with an 80% or better will receive a certification of completed training that can be printed immediately.

Topics Covered

  • Common PIT features and operation
  • Capacity and stability
  • Inspection and maintenance
  • Workplace operation, and
  • Common hazards

This training is based on the federal regulations set out by the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), as well as safety standards from ANSI/ITSDF.

Our course can be purchased in order to train individuals, as well as entire teams of forklift operating employees.

Become a certified
Forklift operator today!

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Forklift Instructor Certification

The forklift instructor program is designed for companies that have an ongoing need to train operators, multiple locations, or complex operations. Our instructors have years of training and industry experience, so you’ll leave the class feeling confident that what you’ve learned can be immediately applied in your workplace!

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Frequently Asked Questions

Yes! Click here to launch our online demo.

*Note: Progress is not saved in trial edition and the demo is only avaiable on desktop.

Some training courses can take days or weeks. With our online course, operators can become certified in as little as one hour.

You can take as long as you need to complete the course materials and pass the exam. You can take it whenever is most convenient, and you have unlimited tries to pass the final exam.

You can use your PC, Macintosh, iOS, or Android mobile phone, tablet, and more to access this course and exam. If you’re on a mobile device, simply download the mobile applicationsign in, and start the course!

Yes. After completing this course, you’ll receive a certificate of completed classroom training. Print this certificate and show it to your employer. Your employer will give you a practical evaluation on the forklift you will be using in the workplace, and document your certification in their records.

Click enroll now to begin. Create an account to purchase your desired course. Launch the course, read all study materials, take the test and receive certification.


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