Put safety first and register your operators for training! We provide the best OSHA compliant forklift operator training. We employ a full time staff of professional trainers who provide complete and consistent instruction. We train over 2,000 operators a year!

Where are classes held?

  • At a Towlift Training Center: On-going classes are held at our three modern training facilities located in Cleveland, Columbus and Toledo. This is best for individuals or small groups.
  • At Your Business: Most of our classes can also be conducted at your business, using your equipment. Minimum class sizes apply. Pricing based on class size and your location.

OPERATOR SAFETY COURSE (for experienced operators!) $150 per student - click here #5000

This course is for experienced operators.  It includes classroom instruction for sit-down forklifts followed by a written test driving evaluation. Certificates of completion and wallet cards will be sent to your company allowing you to certify your operators in compliance with OSHA regulations. Class size limited to 10 students when held at a Towlift location. Price shown for classes at Towlift locations.  This class is also available at your location. Call for details.

Class time:  7:30 a.m. - noon.
To register, click on the date you want to attend below.

Prerequisite: Valid motor vehicle license / 1 year of lift truck operation

Cost: $150.00 per Student

Dates & Registration Info

CLEVELAND select a date to sign up

COLUMBUS select a date to sign up

TOLEDO select a date to sign up

HOW TO DRIVE A LIFT TRUCK (for those with little or no experience) $400 per student - click here #5010

This course is for those with little to no experience who want to learn how to drive a lift truck. Students receive hands-on training on how to operate a sit-down forklift safely and efficiently under supervision in an area that does not endanger the trainee or others.  Classroom instruction and a written test included.  Certificate of completion and a “restricted” wallet card will be issued to students who demonstrate sufficient operating ability. 

Time:  7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  Lunch is provided. 

To register, click on the date you want to attend below.
Payment due at time of registration.

Prerequisite: Valid motor vehicle license  * payment received

Cost: $400.00 per Student

Dates & Registration Info

CLEVELAND select a date to sign up

COLUMBUS select a date to sign up

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OPERATOR RECERTIFICATION (for previous Towlift students) $100 per student -click here #582

This class is for operators who have previously completed a Towlift formal training program. Drivers receive an update on safe operation and will be evaluated to meet the 3-year OSHA requirement. Certificates of completion and wallet cards will be sent to your company allowing you to be OSHA compliant.  Price shown for classes at a Towlift location.

Time:  7:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
To register, click on the date you want to attend below.

Prerequisite: Prior completion of a Towlift operator training class.
Valid motor vehicle license.

Cost: $100.00 per Student

Dates & Registration Info

CLEVELAND select a date to sign up

COLUMBUS select a date to sign up

TOLEDO select a date to sign up

TRAINER QUALIFICATION COURSE $500 per student - click here #5750

Forklift train the trainerOSHA requires trainers to "have the knowledge, training and experience to train operators and evaluate their competence." Safety professionals, supervisors and anyone who has the responsibility to train operators will benefit from this program. Attendees will participate in discussions covering the 24 required content subjects of the OSHA standard. Participants will learn how to evaluate performance in the workplace and how to conduct the required formal and refresher training.
Price shown for classes held at a Towlift location.

Class time:  7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  Lunch is provided.

To register, click on the date you want to attend below.

Prerequisite:

Cost: $500.00 per Student

Dates & Registration Info

CLEVELAND select a date to sign up

COLUMBUS select a date to sign up

TOLEDO select a date to sign up

SCISSOR LIFT OPERATOR SAFETY $150 per student - click here #5014

This class includes formal classroom instruction, a written test, and hands-on evaluation of each student's driving ability.  Certificates of completion and wallet cards will be sent to your company allowing you to be OSHA compliant. This class is also available at your location.  Call for details. Price shown for classes at a Towlift facility.  

Class time:
  7:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Prerequisite:

  • 1 Year Scissor Lift Operation
  • Valid Motor Vehicle Driver's License
  • MUST be 18 years old to operate a Powered Industrial Truck

Cost: $150.00 per Student

Dates & Registration Info

CLEVELAND select a date to sign up

COLUMBUS select a date to sign up

TOLEDO select a date to sign up

TERMINAL TRACTORS at your facility #5008

This course is designed to provide your operators with procedures on safe operation of yard and terminal tractors. Students will go through a 3-1/2 hour classroom session and then complete a written test on the material covered in class. All students must demonstrate proficient operation of your equipment. Certificates of completion and wallet cards will be provided to allow you to certify your operators.  This class covers non-highway tractors and is not DOT or CDL operator training. All students should have a valid state motor vehicle license with 1 year of driving experience.

This class is conducted at your location.  Call the Towlift Training Center for more information. 216-749-8930.  Student minimums apply.

Prerequisite: One year of terminal tractor driving experience.  A valid drivers license.

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ROUGH TERRAIN/TELEHANDLER OPERATOR SAFETY at your facility #568

Upon completion of this class your operators will have participated in OSHA compliant formal instruction and hands-on training on the proper operation of rough terrain and telehandler equipment. Class includes a 3-1/2 hour classroom session, 25 question written test and driving evaluation. Certificates of completion and wallet cards will be provided to allow you to certify your operators in compliance with OSHA regulations.  This class is conducted at your location.  Student minimums apply.  Call to schedule.  216-749-8930.

Prerequisite: Valid motor vehicle license.

Cost: $150.00 per Student

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BOOM LIFT OPERATOR SAFETY at your facility. #569

Completion of this 4-1/2 hour class gives your employees the knowledge and trainingBoom lift OSHA requires to operate a boom lift.  Includes driving and written evaluations.  Certificates of completion and wallet cards will be provided allowing you to certify your operators. This class is conducted at your location.  Student minimums apply.  Call 216-749-8930 to schedule.

Prerequisite:

Cost: $150.00 per Student

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