DWM Training




Forklift Operator Training Programs

Certification programs for Counterbalance, Narrow Aisle, Powerjack, Tow Tractor and Rough Terrain classes 1- 7 ( BC Reg. G16.1 + CSA #B335.15 ) are available for beginner and experienced operators. Material is delivered through interactive discussion, multi-media presentations along with workbooks and handouts followed by practical hands-on training. Topics covered include:

  • Safety Regulations & Standards
  • Maintenance & Principals of Operation
  • Fundamentals & Operation Manual
  • Pre-operational Inspections
  • Driving Hazards
  • Safe Load Handling Techniques

Successful completion of each training program will require the passing of an examination of both theory knowledge and practical operating skills. Each operator will be required to re-certify every 3 years to maintain up to date requirements. 

Course Schedule & Pricing


Counterbalance: class 1, 4 & 5

Electric and Internal Combustion


Narrow Aisle: Class 2

Reach Trucks & Order Picker


Powerjack: class 3

Powered Pallet Trucks


Tow Tractor: class 6

Electric & Internal Combustion


Rough terrain

Telescoping Boom & Vertical Mast


Course Details

Train to all WorkSafe BC Regulations



  • Legislation & Standards
  • Principals of Operation
  • Load Handling
  • Operational Maintenance
  • Written Exam

Operational Hands on Training

  • Operational Proficiency
  • Evaluation

Worksite Hazard inspection

  • Throughout the work day

Course Materials Provided:

Training Duration:

Training Location:

  • Workbook & Supplemental Handouts
  • Wallet card Certification: Upon successful course completion
  • Wall Certificate, if required

Counterbalance . Narrow Aisle . Powerjack . Tow Tractor . Rough Terrain

Full day = Half day Theory + Half day Practical

*Novice participants may require additional time for practice.

For your convenience all training programs are offered as On-Site Training at your location.


Operator Re-certification:

Every operator of any of these training programs will need to re-certify every 3 years. If you have previously taken a DWM Training course or have completed training through another qualified provider and need to re-certify, please contact us to set up your re-certification training dates.