Forklift Certification

We asked 32041 job seekers about their Forklift Certification. This is what they told us:

  • 59% of job seekers said "required for my current job" was the biggest reason for earning their Forklift Certification
  • 73% said earning their Forklift Certification helped them make more money
  • 70% said earning their Forklift Certification helped them get a job
  • 96% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their Forklift Certification

What are people saying about getting a Forklift Certification?

Did this certification help you make more money?

Based on 31,946 responses

73% said earning their Forklift Certification helped them make more money

Did this certification help you get a job?

Based on 31,940 responses

70% said earning their Forklift Certification helped them get a job

Would you recommend this certification?

Based on 31,948 responses

96% said they would recommend a family member or friend earn their Forklift Certification

Why did you decide to earn your Forklift Certification?

Based on 32,041 responses

Required for my current job
59%
Make more money
40%
Changing careers
14%
Get an edge over other candidates
19%
Help my career progression
48%
Other
11%

What was your job title after earning this certification?

Based on 23,995 responses

Forklift Operator View jobs
51%
Warehouse Worker View jobs
6%
Order Picker View jobs
2%
Operator View jobs
2%
Material Handler View jobs
2%

What do people wish they knew before earning their Forklift Certification?

21,257 people answered

“Wish I knew it a lot earlier than I did”

July 19, 2019

“I had previously been certified at my other job and had been driving the forklift for 2 years. However at this new job they were paying me less until I got certified by them.”

July 19, 2019

“I wish I would've gotten it sooner.”

July 19, 2019

“I wish I knew driving any type of lift would be easy and that I should have been got them before i started working in a warehouse.”

July 19, 2019

“I wish I knew how much of an impact driving a forklift would have on my day to day routine as an Inventory Control Specialist.”

July 19, 2019

What advice would you give to someone interested in earning their Forklift Certification?

23,697 people answered

“Stick with it because it's worth it”

July 19, 2019

“It’s not hard just make sure you are aware of your surroundings. Each job may require you to get certified by them.”

July 19, 2019

“If you want better opportunities you should take the test.”

July 19, 2019

“This certification is great to have working inside of a warehouse”

July 19, 2019

“It's an extra tool for any possible career change.”

July 19, 2019
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