The Best and Most Comprehensive Forklift Training Program in the Industry

Mon - Fri: 7:30 am - 5:00 pm

Sat - Sun: Closed

2426 Walkup Ave.

Monroe, NC 28112

Phone: (704) 283-8669

Fax: (704) 289-2987

Our classes take students through every aspect of safe, careful, properly performed forklift operation.

Operator Training with CIT: 

  1. Emphasis will be placed on equipment ideal to your workplace.
  2. Students will take a hand-written (OSHA certified) test.
  3. Participants will be given a (hands-on) performance evaluation on equipment.

  4. Flexible Scheduling.

  5. Offer basic, accelerated, refresher, and train the trainer courses.

  6. Student will cover OSHA Standard 1910.178 Regulations in-depth

  7. Students will recieve a (wallet-sized) Forklift Operator Card and a Certificate of Completion.

  8. Train the Trainer participants will receive a training kit which includes: course materials, DVD and a copy of the written test.

CIT Forklift Training Class

Whether you are an experienced forklift operator looking to improve your forklift training, a forklift operator who wants to teach others by obtaining your own forklift training skills, or a brand-new, inexperienced operator starting your forklift certification from the beginning, Carolina Industrial Trucks can help.

Our classes take students through every aspect of safe, careful, properly performed forklift operation. If you are sending employees for training, you will find that they are a huge boost to your business when they return. If you are looking for forklift operator training to add to your own resume, you have come to the right place.

OSHA Dept of Labor:

If you are an employer or manager with employees who operate material handling equipment, you must under the law provide adequate training and a safe environment for your forklift drivers.

The employer shall ensure that each powered industrial truck operator is competent to operate a powered industrial truck safely, as demonstrated by the successful completion of the training and evaluation specified.

- OSHA 29 CFR 1910.178(I)(1)(I)


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Forklift Training in Monroe

Forklift operators can add a lot to your business, but before you can add forklifts to your lineup, you will need to have staff that can safely drive these types of machinery. While you may already have staff with the know-how, many companies are looking to train new hires, enhance any existing forklift skills their employees possess, and learn the best ways of including forklift operation in their businesses. If this sounds like something that appeals to you, we can help with training.

Carolina Industrial Trucks provides forklift certifications in Monroe, helping our clients train their employees, and giving valuable skills to people who want to work in the industry. Our high quality training program is based on the concept that proper forklift knowledge is vital to the safety of your employees and the continued success of your business. Our goal is to provide clients with the best operator training possible, as we fully understand how important a safe work environment is to everyone involved in the industrial truck world.

Proper operator training is a key aspect of ensuring everyone is safe, which is why we have various types of forklift training in Monroe suited for different clients. We offer classes for brand-new, inexperienced forklift operators, those who wish to expand upon knowledge they already have, and courses that will allow your employees to go back to work and assist in training others.

No matter which type of training you choose, the programming will be centered on safety and focused on best practices for forklift operation in any and every situation that could arise in your workplace.

Our forklift certification program in Monroe is up to date, covering industry trends, techniques, and the newest information about forklifts. All of our trainees are given the most detailed, cutting edge information through our program, ensuring their skills will benefit the industry for years to come. Our training program is designed to take our trainees through every step of learning to operate a forklift properly and safely.

We work hard to ensure that people who attend our operator training in Monroe learn every aspect of forklift operation, such as safety procedures, common causes of accidents and incidents, proper forklift inspection procedures, and safe driving techniques. Government regulations are another subject we pay special attention to, so we can make sure that everyone who comes out of our training programs knows how to be compliant with health and safety rules.

At Carolina Industrial Trucks we provide both hands-on and classroom instruction, knowing that both of these pieces of information are integral to comprehensive learning. You will learn about how to do things and why they should be done that way, then test that knowledge in real world situations, in the safety of our training environment and under the instruction of a qualified teacher. This approach gives our students utmost confidence in their education, as they will have practiced various techniques and planned for different situations before they ever happen on the job.

Upon completion of the National Safety Council Forklift Operator Test our students receive their certificate, along with a personal copy of the North Carolina O.S.H.A. Industry Guide #12 (Forklift Operator Training) and other forklift safety information to keep with them.

Our operator training programs meet the highest of standards. We are a reliable, service-oriented company, and we take our partnerships seriously. Work with Carolina Industrial Trucks, and be part of one of the best operator training programs in Monroe. We also provide forklift certification training in Lancaster and Indian Trail SC.