We've Moved

Expanding to serve you better

Brandt Material Handling is pleased to announce that we have relocated our current dealerships into existing Brandt Construction & Forestry locations within the same city. Please check with your training coordinator to confirm your training class location. 
 

We are making this change to increase our ability to serve you and ensure that you have access to the industry’s best facilities and support resources, including better training facilities, greater parts inventory, bigger shops with improved tools, extended hours of operation and 24/7 call support.

FORKLIFT OPERATOR SAFETY TRAINING

This course provides students a basic understanding of forklift operation, maintenance and load handling. It will also cover relevant federal and provincial legislative requirements applicable to the workplace: 
 
  • Gain a thorough understanding of pallet jack, counterbalance, narrow aisle and rough terrain forklifts
  • Lift truck components: operating controls and their functions
  • Machine stability: center of gravity, lifting a load
  • Data plates and warning decals: calculating a safe load
  • Safety equipment: overhead guards, warning devices
  • Safe lift truck operation: load handling, traveling, operating in confined areas, equipment pre-use inspection, parking and shut down procedures
  • Handling fuels, batteries and emergencies: refueling, correct battery charging procedures, changing LPG tanks

Brandt Operator Safety Training Centers are located in Calgary, Edmonton, Lethbridge, Medicine Hat, and Red Deer, Alberta; Regina and Saskatoon, Saskatchewan; and Winnipeg, Manitoba.

View the Winnipeg Training Calendar
 

Course Options

ONLINE TRAINING

Students have 2 weeks to complete the self-directed, web-based theory session.  Once completed, a half-day, hands-on practical training session focuses on the complete understanding of workplace hazard assessment, equipment inspection, and a practical operator evaluation. 

Benefits:

  • Self-paced learning
  • Convenient schedule
  • Cost-effective approach
  • Enough time to gain solid equipment understanding

*Fill out the form below and we will contact you during business hours.

IN-CLASS FORKLIFT TRAINING

The in-class training program offers a morning classroom session focused on theory. This is followed by an afternoon session for hands-on practical training and ends with an evaluation session on the same day. 

Benefits:

  • Classroom environment for better understanding
  • Certified in a day; depending on skillset
  • Instructor available to answer questions
 

*Fill out the form below and we will contact you during business hours.

ON-SITE FORKLIFT TRAINING

For convenience, our certified trainers can train YOUR operators on YOUR equipment at YOUR facility. On-site training begins with a morning session of classroom theory and a written examination followed by an afternoon of practical hands-on training.

Benefits:

  • Employees are trained on-site reducing travel cost and time
  • Multiple employees can be trained together in your work environment
  • Employees get trained on the equipment they use on a daily basis

*Fill out the form below and we will contact you during business hours.