TLILIC0003 - Licence to operate a forklift truck
TLILIC0003 - Licence to operate a forklift truck is ideal for people working in a warehouse or other workplace where a forklift ticket is required.
A forklift truck is equipped with a mast and an elevating load carriage with a pair of fork arms (that can be raised 900 mm or more above the ground) or other load holding attachment.
Forklift training in this course covers the skills and knowledge required to safely and efficiently operate a forklift, including pre and post-operational checks, planning work, locating load and load characteristics, moving loads, driving the forklift in a safe manner, correctly shutting down and securing the forklift after operations are complete, and site clean up.
This forklift licence course has been developed in accordance with the licensing and assessment requirements of NOHSC:1006.
Plan work – Identify potential hazards, ensure hazard control measures are appropriate, inspect working area
Conduct routine checks – Check forklift for damage, ensure signage and labels are visible, pre and post operational checks
Shift load – Assess load weight, operate forklift at safe speed, move load safely and avoid hazards
Shut down and secure forklift – Park forklift to avoid hazards, shut down and secure forklift according to appropriate procedures
On successful completion of the theory and practical assessment, students will receive:
a Statement of Attainment nationally recognised under the Australian Qualifications Framework
an Assessment Summary Form
Within 60 days of completing the course, participants will need to apply for a High Risk Work Licence through the Queensland Government, and pay a fee of $98.50. The Queensland Government High Risk Work Licence application process must be followed.
You will also be provided with all course materials, including a Forklift Learners Guide, a 'Training Plan' and 'Training Record- Logbook'.
This Forklift Licence course includes 1 day of assessment, where participants will be required to successfully demonstrate Workplace Health and Safety knowledge and practical skills.
‘Closed book’ written knowledge, calculation and practical skills will be assessed by WHS Accredited Assessor.
Am I eligible?
You must be at least 18 years old
Have basic English and Maths skills (to be able to identify and interpret workplace signs and apply yourself to the course material).
To discuss your training needs or to book
call 1300 661 400.
Licence to operate a forklift truck
Brisbane, Gold Coast or at your work site
Flexible group training courses can be tailored for your organisation
What to bring:
Appropriate PPE (Personal Protective Equipment)
Safety shoes or boots
workwear (hi-vis if you have it)
safety hardhat (optional)
a broad brimmed sun hat and water bottle is recommended
Evidence of identity documents must be presented before you begin training. Evidence of identity requirements.