Eastern Lift Truck Co. Training & Certification Programs


The key to protecting your employees from injury in the workplace is to prioritize and emphasize safe working habits through appropriate safety training.  Eastern Lift Truck Co. offers one of the most comprehensive OSHA-compliant training and certification programs in the US. Our trainers average 25 years of industry experience and are passionate about safety. We lead material handling training sessions throughout Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Virginia, Washington DC West Virginia and beyond.

Training Classes We Offer

Operator Certification Training

Forklifts (Classes I-VI)

Rough Terrain / Telehandlers (Class VII)

Mobile Elevating (Aerial) Work Platforms (Scissors, Booms, and Man-lifts)

Earth Moving and Mining Equipment (Skid-steers, Backhoes)

Yard Jockeys

UTVs & Golf Cars

Bucket Trucks


Railcar Movers

Reach Stackers / Container Handlers

Floor Sweepers / Scrubbers

Safety Training

CPR / First Aid / AED / Blood Pathogens

OSHA 10 & 30 Hour General Industry & Construction

General Lockout / Tagout

Mock OSHA Audits

Crystalline Silica

Respiratory Fit Testing

General Confined Space

Fall Protection and Pedestrian Safety

General Fire Extinguisher


Battery and Charger

Current "In-House" Classes at Eastern Lift Truck Co.

We offer "in-house" training in York, PA on the 2nd Tuesday of each month. Classes are held in the morning, inside our brand-new training facility at 10 Grumbacher Rd., York, PA 17406.

Effective July 2023, we will begin offering “in house” training at 2732 West Blvd. S., Vineland, NJ 08360. Morning sessions at our Vineland facility will be held on Tues. 7/11, Tues. 8/8, Tues. 9/12, Mon. 10/9, Mon. 11/13, and Mon. 12/11.

For pricing, confirmation, and scheduling, please contact our Training Department here or call (888) 779-5438.

This training includes classroom, practical, and hands-on evaluation that is required by OSHA 1910.178. It will provide you with practice on various types of forklifts, and you will receive a certificate of completion and a wallet card, after training is successfully completed.

About Our Training Programs

Our Trainers are available to travel to your facility and safety training programs may be customized according to the needs of your organization.

We offer bi-lingual training resources to support Spanish-speaking operators as well.

Our OSHA-compliant classroom training includes video and power point presentations, demonstrations, and hands-on practice, all required by OSHA 1910.178. After successful completion of the training, graduates will receive a certificate of completion and a “wallet card.”

Train the Trainer Course

In addition to these training programs, we offer Train the Trainer courses.  This course is important for anyone who is responsible for training operators of power industrial trucks or lift trucks (Classes 1-VII). It details how to design a lift truck training program and present this program to your operators.