Safety Alliance

Sunbelt Rentals


Sunbelt Rentals offers heavy equipment operator training for operators of their equipment, including boom lifts, scissor lifts, all kinds of forklifts, and earth moving equipment. In addition, Supported and Suspended Scaffolding User and Competent Person training and Train the Trainer courses are also available and suited for your safe operation needs. Register today!


Aerial Work Platform

What will be covered: This course covers responsibilities of an equipment trainer, owner, user, and operator; pre-start inspections; workplace inspections; hazards involved in operating; various types of equipment available; preventing accidents in the workplace; hands-on operation training on equipment, not just a computer or video. (Classroom and hands-on training, Presentation skills training, USB with trainer materials, Safety questionnaire, Course completion wallet card and Lunch provided)

Participants must bring proper PPE:

  • All classes: Hard hat, long pants, 4-inch sleeve shirt, steel toe shoes, safety
    glasses, safety vest and gloves. PPE kits available for $60.
  • MEWP only: Harness and lanyards. Harness and retractable available for $249.

Train-the-Trainer courses are $1295 each per course. (Please check your city, then select one, two or three courses if offered) **All courses will be taught in English unless noted.

MEWP, Forklift and Earthmoving
Sunbelt Rentals - 
711 N. Beach Street Fort Worth, TX 76111

MEWP and Forklift (Inquire about Earth Moving)
Sunbelt Rentals - 
7520 US Highway 301 N, Tampa, FL 33637

Train-the-Trainer Registration (Payment Required)
Please note : The courses will be limited to 10 participants per class and will be required to wear facial coverings whenever we can’t maintain 6 feet of social distancing. Customers will only be allowed in the training room and after training will procced to the yard to conduct the hands on. Training room will be sanitized before and after each class. Customers must bring their own PPE for each class (Harnesses & SRL or lanyards, Reflective vest, etc.)
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Safety Training

The safety of Sunbelt Rentals’ employees and customers is of the utmost importance to the company. As such we’ve adopted safety as a value by which to run our business. We also realize that the cost of safety is much less than the cost of injuries. Let Sunbelt Rentals help you build a culture of safety that keeps your employees free from harm and increases employee loyalty and effectiveness.

To schedule safety training, request pricing or discuss future training needs, email Sunbelt Rentals Safety Training at or use the contact form below. Available Courses:

Operator Training
This training prepares an individual to understand the hazards involved in operating specific equipment. Hands-on training is available on Aerial Work Platforms, Forklifts, Backhoe/Loaders and Skid-steer Loaders.

Train the Trainer Course (TTT)
This course will teach you how to conduct Operator Training in either Aerial Work Platforms or Forklift training.

Scaffold Safety Training
This training prepares an individual to understand the hazards involved in working on, building and inspecting scaffolding. Hazard Awareness Training is available for workers who work on scaffolding and Competent Person Training is available for individuals who build or inspect scaffolding. All training conducted meets all applicable OSHA standards.

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