Contact Us2023-05-18T13:18:28+00:00


Want A Lift Rental is an equipment rental company based out of Forest Lake, MN. We specialize in scissor lifts, boom lifts, and electric mast lifts. Our knowledgeable staff is dedicated to providing you with the right equipment for the job.

For inquiries or questions, call us at (612) 900-7738, send an email to, or fill out the form below.

Read Our FAQ’s
If you have a question that isn’t answered below, please give us a call and we’ll be happy to help.

Can the Hands-On Evaluation Take Place at Another Facility?2023-05-22T18:28:23+00:00

No. The hands-on portion of the training must take place at Want A Lift’s facility.

How Can I Access the Online Portion of the Training?2023-05-22T18:25:39+00:00

Once you complete your purchase, we will send you a cod that can be used to access the online portion of the training.

How Long is the Online Classroom Course?2023-05-22T18:26:20+00:00

The time for an operator to complete the online classroom course can take anywhere from 2-3 hours.

How Long is the Hands-On Training?2023-05-22T18:26:54+00:00

It depends on how many people are needing to be evaluated. Plan on roughly 15-20 minutes per operator per equipment type. We recommended having about six people or less per hands-on training “session.

What if I don’t plan on using any Genie Equipment?2023-05-22T18:27:21+00:00

This Course is designed to be general in nature since it covers safe operation procedures for all types of MEWPs (mobile elevated work platforms.) It is is expected that operators will follow established familiarizations procedures prior to operating models not specifically addressed during this training.

What if I have to interrupt my course, can I resume where I left off?2023-05-22T18:27:45+00:00

Yes, you may leave the course and resume at any time. It is recommended that you set aside enough time to finish the course at one time.

What do I need to bring for the hands-on evaluation?2023-05-22T18:28:03+00:00

You will need to print off or email to us your “proof of completion” for the MEWP operator training. This document is automatically generated upon passing the online course and needs to be shown to the trainer prior to starting the hands-on evaluation. You will not receive your hands-on evaluation, if no proof of completion for the online portion is shown to the trainer.

Do I Need to Have Commercial Liability Insurance to Rent from Want A Lift?2023-06-28T18:13:27+00:00

Yes, commercial liability insurance is required. We are not able to rent to individuals or businesses that do not have commercial liability insurance. Want A Lift does not provide insurance as a part of your rental.

What Are Your Hours?2023-06-28T18:04:01+00:00

Want A Lift is open Monday-Friday: 8am-4pm. We are closed on the weekends.

Do You Offer Equipment Delivery Services?2023-06-28T18:10:16+00:00

Yes. We offer local delivery services on both equipment rentals and sales.

Do You Sell Used Equipment?2023-06-28T18:11:34+00:00

We do sell a variety of used equipment. Please view equipment for sale on this site, or contact us if you don’t see what you need.

Who Does Want A Lift Rent to?2023-06-28T18:06:23+00:00

We rent to businesses and organizations that have commercial liability insurance.

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