This course is designed to teach individuals safe forklift operation procedures. Presentation is through lecture, discussion, written tests, and hands-on training. Topics include operation and safety checklists, OSHA regulations and safe driving practices. Students practice driving a sit-down forklift and are required to complete a driving course.
When & Where
WGTC Economic Development
The Wiregrass Tech Economic Development department is designed to meet the training needs of individuals, industries, and businesses throughout eleven counties in South Georgia. The department provides continuing education, contract training, and other services to enhance the skill levels of the area's workforce. Short term training in areas such as technical, business, industrial, health/safety, management/supervisory, and leadership skills are available and can be customized to fit any organization.
Refunds: Full refunds will be given by contacting the Continuing Education office for cancellations at least 48 hours (2 working days) prior to the beginning of the program if payment was made in person, by mail, or via phone. If payment was made online through EventBright, refunds will be given minus a processing fee charged by EventBright. For cancellations with less than 48 hours (2 working days) notice prior to the beginning of a program NO refunds or credits will be given. For classes canceled by Wiregrass Georgia Technical College, registrants are given full refunds.
Wiregrass Georgia Technical College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender or disability. Any violation or questions should be directed to the Vice President for Administrative Services, Title IX Coordinator,Building 500, Office 535, 4089 Val Tech Road, Valdosta, Georgia 31602, or call (229) 333-2103; or the Human Resources Director, 667 Perry House Road, Fitzgerald, Georgia 31750 or call (229) 468-2027. Telephone numbers are accessible to persons who are deaf or hard of hearing through the Georgia Relay by dialing 711 or 1-800-255-0056 from a TTY/TDD.
Services to Students with Disabilities: Wiregrass Georgia Technical College is committed to providing individuals with disabilities equal access to higher education. Any student in need of testing or classroom accommodations due to a documented disability should contact the Special Populations Coordinator by telephone at
(229) 333-5368 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org an appointment to discuss support services.