Crane Institute of America

Forklift Operator Train-the-Trainer

Forklift Inspector and Operator




There is an abundance of forklift train-the-trainer programs out there, but none like ours which follows our very popular handbook Forklifts and Workbook. You also get 1 FREE use of the complete program online which includes over 200 slides and videos ($400 value). Conducting this program will be easy and your students will find learning very enjoyable.

CIA certified trainers can also purchase a license to use the same Forklift Operator slideshow presentation used by Crane Institute Instructors! Click here for more information.

Training: 3 Days / $ 1440 Register Now

Interested in having this program held at your facility? Click here for an On-Site Training Proposal.

  • CIA Operator Certification Card – FREE
  • CIA Trainer Certification Card – FREE

Training Locations & Dates:

  • Sanford (Orlando) - September 06 - 08, 2017
  • Sanford (Orlando) - December 05 - 07, 2017

For later scheduled dates click here.

We have arranged for participants to receive discounted hotel rates. When making hotel reservations, please identify yourself as a Crane Institute of America training program attendee.

Equipment Covered:

  • Industrial Forklifts
  • Rough Terrain Forklifts


    LEARN HOW TO Apply The Following Topics:

  • Learn how to be a great trainer and facilitator
  • Learn how to create a learning environment
  • Types of forklifts, components & terminology
  • Causes & results of forklift accidents
  • Role of the pre-use inspection in reducing forklift accidents
  • OSHA & ANSI pre-use inspection requirements
  • Forklift pre-use inspection procedures and techniques
  • Recognizing and understanding the differences between deficiencies & safety hazards
  • Correct way to write pre-use inspection reports that provide the proper documentation
  • Items to be inspected before the forklift is used
  • Forklift setup and recognizing site hazards
  • Safe operating practices & procedures
  • Operator responsibilities
  • Working near power lines and electrical hazards
  • Hand signals
  • Lifting personnel
  • Basic rigging procedures
  • Student materials available for purchase at discount prices for those who attend our Train-the-Trainer Programs.

Certification/Qualification Requirements:

Operator Certification Requirements

  • Complete a Crane Institute of America Forklift Operator Train-the-Trainer training program.
  • Pass a written examination.
  • Have a minimum of 1 year experience operating forklifts. (A trainee certification is available for personnel who do not meet experience requirements.)
  • Possess the physical ability to safely operate a forklift.

Certification Requirements

  • Complete a Crane Institute of America Forklift Operator Train-the-Trainer training program
  • Pass written examinations

You Will Receive...

  • Handbook Forklifts
  • Handbook Rigging
  • Forklift Operator Train-the-Trainer Workbook
  • Pre-operational Inspection Checklists
  • Forklift Hand Signal Card
  • Rigger’s Capacity Card
  • Rigger's Capacity Poster
  • Certificate of Training
  • Discounts on Handbooks Forklifts and Rigging, Workbook and Other Materials