Operate a Forklift
Aim of this Course / Target Group
This course provides participants with the information and guided practice on the machine so operators can demonstrate theoretical and practical competence to, or beyond, the licensing standards. This forklift training program is designed to qualify forklift operators under the High Risk Licence Regulations that came into effect in October 2007. This course is suitable for any individual.
Please note: The course may be completed within a shorter or longer time frame depending on the experience of those in attendance
The program addresses the following:
- Personal Safety Procedures
- Emergency Procedures
- Forklift Stability
- Safe Working Load
- Routine Inspections
- Start Up and After Start Checks
- Hazard Identification / Hazard Control
- Safe Operating Guidelines
- Use of Man Cages, Booms or Jibs
Knowledge based questionnaires and practical demonstration
Must have basic English literacy skills and be over 18 years of age
Academic Award & Recognition
Upon successful completion participants will be issued with a Statement of Attainment area which will be recognised nationally
- TLILIC2001 - License to operate a forklift truck
What To Wear
All course participants are required to wear appropriate work attire. Whilst closed in shoes are a minimum requirement for attendance on any course, steel capped safety boots are required for forklift, dogging, vehicle loading crane (hiab) and rigging courses.
Morning Tea & Lunch
Feel free to grab a tea or coffee before the course starts and during the course breaks. All participants will be offered morning/ afternoon tea and for those attending full day courses lunch is provided (an assortment of sandwiches and hot finger foods).
Persons with special dietary requirements should cater for their personal needs.
$395.00 (plus Worksafe fee of $95.00)
$118.50 after CTF subisidy (Plus Worksafe fee of $95.00)
This subsidy is available to eligible participants only.
The Construction Training Fund provides funding support for training of eligible workers in the construction industry. We acknowledge the support of the Construction Training Fund in reducing the costs of training for eligible workers.