Forklift Operator Training in Chicago, IL



Apex Material Handling has trained thousands of forklift operators in Chicago as well surrounding areas such as Waukegan, Elgin, Elmhurst,Bartonville,Bellevue and Aurora. We are a reputable and reliable source for all of your forklift training needs including operators and trainers alike.

Proper forklift training by a credible source is not only a requirement, it’s a smart thing to do. Well trained forklift operators have fewer accidents which results in fewer injuries and reduced liability for your company. In addition, forklift operators that have been trained are less likely to damage product resulting in a more profitable materials handling situation. Our training will provide your operators with a better understanding of:
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Apex is an active partner is helping you maintain a safe and productive materials handling operation. Below are a few of our Featured Articles designed to help you achive maximum performance out of your lift truck fleet while maintaining a safe environment for your employees and forklift operators.

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Let Apex Material Handling help you stay in compliance and operate a safer and more productive workplace. We want to be your source for credible and reliable forklift operator training. Give us a call, you will be glad you did.

Daily Forklift Inspections aren’t just the law, they will reduce liability, product damage and loss and catch small maintenance issues before they become giant repair headaches. Download our free Forklift Daily Inspection Forms.

Daily Forklift Inspections aren’t just the law, they will reduce liability, product damage and loss and catch small maintenance issues before they become giant repair headaches. Download our free Forklift Daily Inspection Forms:

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Apex Material Handling wants you to operate efficiently and safely. For any questions about our upcoming training classes, what they include and how to attend, please contact us at 888-530-1832.

Before you put an employee on one of your lift trucks, you must fully understand their level of experience, what equipment they’ve operated, what conditions they have operated those forklifts under and what, if any, additional training is required to ensure that they are ready to operate YOUR lift trucks under YOUR specific conditions.

Our Forklift Operator Questionnaire helps walk you through the process of asking the questions that will help you determine a plan of action for training your new, or current operators.

Download the Questionnaire.