Course Description

Forklift training for those who have never operated a forklift. Training includes classroom and hands-on training. Participant must wear long pants and covered shoes. Certification is for Class 5 vehicles.

Course Outline

Upon completion of the course students will be able to:


1.       Demonstrate general forklift handling, capacity, load center, and center of gravity.

2.       Types of trucks authorized to operate.

3.       Display knowledge of different designs of forklifts.

4.       Vehicle inspection and maintenance that the operator will be required to perform.

5.       Assess the operating environment for potential hazards.

6.       Employ proper connection and disconnection procedures for fuel tanks and proper fueling techniques.

7.       Identify the essential parts of the forklift


Kaua'i Community College is committed to providing all students with equitable access to its programs and services. For disability accommodations, contact our Disabilities Services Coordinator at (808) 245-8314. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to contact our Disabilities Services Coordinator well before the registration deadline to provide ample time to review and verify requests.
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8:00AM to 1:00PM
May 03, 2024
Schedule and Location
Contact Hours
Delivery Options
In-person (Kauai)  
Course Fee(s)
Registration non-credit $195.00
Section Notes

Participants MUST wear long pants and closed toe shoes to participate. 


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