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Forklift Operator Training Scholarships

Forklift Operator Training Scholarships

Forklift Operator Training Scholarships

Skilled forklift operators are in constant demand at area warehouses and distribution centers. Operators are responsible for safe handling of materials and may use a variety of equipment including electrical pallet jacks, sit down or standup lifts, reach trucks or order pickers. HCC's forklift operator training introduces you to a variety of equipment and provides the safety training needed to operate in a variety of work situations. Classroom and practical training meet the requirements of OSHA 1910.178(l).

Applicants must complete the following: 

  • Complete the scholarship application
  • Upload ALL required documentation
  • Applicants MUST complete the WorkKeys Assessment prior to registering for courses

Details about the scholarship process:

  • Documentation can be securely uploaded through the application link
  • Scholarships take approximately two weeks for approval
  • Scholarships may cover all or part of the program cost 
Are you ready to start the scholarship application process? 

Scholarships are made available through the following grant program:

Governor's Emergency Education Relief (GEER) Fund 

The Maryland Governor’s Emergency Education Relief (GEER) Fund initiative is to expand workforce development courses and continue professional education that leads to industry certification or licensure, particularly focused on individuals impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic through loss of employment.