Course Description

This eight-hour Powered Industrial Truck (PIT)/Forklift Operator Training Advanced course provides continued education training opportunities for the operation of powered industrial trucks in line with industry standards. Based on OSHA 1910.78 objectives, the course is focused on safety and basic knowledge and includes hands-on experience operating a multitude of power industrial machines and equipment. Training is provided under simulated warehouse conditions.

Course Outline

Program Highlights:

  • Industry-standard equipment
  • Hands-on training provided in warehouse environment
  • Small class sizes
  • Topics:
  • Picking up load

  • Placing a load

  • Parking a forklift

  • Working in a truck, trailer

  • Charging and refueling

  • Equipment maintenance and inspection

  • How to pre-trip and ensure safe operation of the forklift

  • Working in tight spaces

  • Basic warehouse and equipment safety

Learner Outcomes


Upon completion of this one-day, eight-hour training program, students will receive a Tri-C® Achievement Award and a wallet card indicating completion of a training program in line with OSHA 1910.78 objectives.


Training Location:

Transportation Innovation Center, 24881 Rockwell Dr., Euclid, Ohio 44117


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