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Even in a modern warehouse or freight forwarding company, safety has top priority, e.g. when using forklift trucks (industrial trucks).

  • Fewer work-related accidents
  • Fulfilment of the duty of care
  • Faster, safer working conditions
  • Reduction of equipment malfunctions caused by incorrect operation

Prerequisites for participation in the ForkliftCard training:

  • Completion of 18 years of age*
  • Physical and mental fitness
  • Knowledge of the German language in speech and writing**

* Exception are trainees who are under constant supervision (according to DGUV-G 308-001).

** Training can be conducted with an interpreter.

mateco offers you the ForkliftCard training course—in accordance with the German DGUV Guideline 308-001. The prerequisite for the two-day seminar is practical prior knowledge.

In the theoretical part, the following topics are covered:

  • Forklift trucks and their drive types
  • Special aspects of the applications
  • Behaviour when damage, accidents and fires occur
  • Additional equipment and its use
  • Relevant accident prevention regulations

The cost for both training days is 560,- EUR net (570,- EUR net in 2024) per participant (price applies to registrations made from Germany).

For inquiries, please contact us at or by phone +3523509991