Course Description: ABS SafeCom’s Forklift Training and Certification course has been designed to train participants to be professional Material Handlers. All of these features are in addition to the general operations of a fork lift, its control and its power source. ABS SafeCom offers a comprehensive training program covering all aspects of operating a powered lift device.
Topics included:
  • Fundamentals: components, factors affecting stability, load centers, rules  and regulations.
  • General operating procedures: circles check, story up, shut down, forward, reverse on level ground, loading unloading, parking, operating around other people.
  • Propane, Gasoline and Diesel refuelling, changing a cylinder.
  • Battery Care, Recharging, changing storage batteries and terminology.
Practical Training:  Hands-on training for 4 hours. Extra training is available, please ask for details.
Learning Outcomes: Upon successful completion, participants will be able to explain:

  • Basic rules and regulations of forklift operations
  • Analysis of general operating procedures
  • Hands-on training for load-handling and off-loading that ensure work place safety
Format Classroom: Workshop style instruction with interactive discussion and practical exercises.
Resources: Student Manual, hands-on training.
Evaluation: Full attendance, participation, written and practical evaluation for successful completion.
Duration: 2 Days
Certification: Upon completion you will receive the following from ABS SafeCom:

  1. The ABS SafeCom’s Certificate of Achievement, which is valid for three (3) years according to the Ministry of Labour
  2. Proof that you have the knowledge and skills to operate the said fork lift
  3. A Propane Certificate
  4. Income tax receipt


Should you require any additional information, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Phone: 905-461-6200

Toll Free: 1-8-555-000-ABS (227)

Fax: 905-461-6300

Thank you for choosing ABS SafeCom!