Duration: 2 days training and 1 day assessment
Times: 7:00am – 3:00pm
Class size: 8 students
Prerequisite: No pre-requisite
Assessment type: Theory and practical
Forklift Licence is also conducted as a Night Course. Please contact us for further information.
Units of Competency
|Course Code||Course Name|
|TLILIC2001||Licence to operate a forklift truck|
|RIIHAN201D||Operate a forklift|
What is a Forklift Truck?
The LF high risk work licence class allows you to use forklift trucks, but does not include order-picking forklift trucks (see below).
A forklift truck is a powered industrial truck equipped with a mast and an elevating load carriage which has a pair of fork arms attached (that can be raised 900 mm or more above the ground) or other load holding attachment.
This unit specifies the skills and knowledge required to operate a forklift truck safely.
Forklift truck means a powered industrial truck equipped with lifting media made up of a mast and an elevating load carriage to which is attached a pair of fork arms or other arms that can be raised 900 mm or more above the ground, but does not include a pedestrian-operated truck or a pallet truck.
A person performing this work is required to hold a forklift truck high risk work (HRW) licence.
This unit requires a person operating a forklift truck to plan the work, conduct routine checks on a forklift truck, shift loads in a safe manner, and safely shut down and secure equipment after completing operations.
Why Train with Us?
- Large variety of funding options available:
- CSQ Short Course
- BERT Training Fund
- We do not cancel courses due to low numbers*
- We include RII units
- Extensive range of plant equipment
- Tax deduction for accredited training
*Except where required by the state safe work regulator
- WH&S legislation
- Risk and Hazards
- General inspections and preparation of work site requirements
- Plan and prepare work
- Conduct routine checks and equipment maintenance
- Operate forklift truck
- Shift loads
- Shut down and secure forklift truck
The training facilities are comfortable air conditioned with modern training aids. Tea and coffee making facilities are provided as well as fridges and a microwave for participants to use. There are several takeaway lunch spots of good quality within a kilometre. Lunch is not provided with the training.
Students have direct access to all the necessary plant required for the relevant course i.e. Cranes, EWP, Forklifts and Scaffold.
The Construction Training Centre offers a free car park for all students and visitors, as well as a cafe onsite.
On-site Training & Group Bookings
We also offer onsite training as well as group booking options at our training facilities.
Onsite training and group bookings provide the advantage of being able to choose the course dates as it is suitable for you and your employees.
For more information contact us on (07) 3183 0000 or send an email enquiry.