Forklift Operator Certificate

Employer recognized, B.C. Safety Council approved, lift truck operator training/safety program. Theory with hands-on training is WorkSafe and CSA compliant. Students are required to meet the health criteria for motor vehicle licensing, fluency in written and spoken English. Steel toed boots are required. Manual should be picked up at Ridge Meadows College for pre-reading. Certificate will be issued upon successful completion of theoretical and practical portions of the program.

Program schedule available here.

Admission Requirements:

  • 17 years of age
  • Steel-toed boots
  • Written & spoken English – to be determined with interview upon application/registration for the course


  • 7 hours

Program Courses:

  • Theory
  • Practical (Propane forklift)


  • Ridge Meadows College. Practical portion of course is outside. Please dress for the weather. Long pants and sleeved shirt required. Steel toed boots are required. Half hour lunch break is provided, there are no food services on site.


  • at Ridge Meadows College