Licence to operate a forklift truck



To book this course please contact the office:

Ironbark Training
2/22 Edward St
Wagga Wagga NSW 2650

About This Course

TLILIC0003 – Licence to operate a forklift truck

Current – Release 1, 13 Sep 2018

Delivery Location(s)

Face-to-Face training will be conducted At TrainMD facilities. Specifically:

  • 2/22 Edward Street, Wagga Wagga, NSW, 2650

Course Duration

This program is delivered as either a 2 or 3 day course. Learners may choose either the 2 or 3 day option based on their preference, however if a student is identified as having low LLN using the LLN test they will be required to complete the 3 day course.

Unit Descriptor

This unit specifies the skills and knowledge required to operate a forklift truck safely in accordance with all relevant legislative requirements. Competence in this unit, does not in itself result in a HRWL licence to operate this plant.

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 attachments 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 Licence (HRWL).

This unit requires a person operating a forklift truck to:

  • plan for the work/task
  • prepare for the work/task
  • perform work/task
  • pack up

Pre-requisites and Licensing / Regulatory Information

There are no pre-requisites for this unit of competency. However, students must be able to complete the National Assessment Instrument in accordance with the instructions and assessment requirements for that instrument. In particular, learners must have sufficient English language to complete the assessment without the use of an interpreter, assistant or any reference materials.

Legislative and regulatory requirements are applicable to this unit of competency.

This unit is based on the licensing requirements of Part 4.5 of the Model Work Health and Safety (WHS) Regulations and meets Commonwealth, State and Territory HRWL requirements.

The National Assessment Instrument (NAI) is the mandated assessment for the HRWL to operate the relevant licencing class as detailed in this unit.

Resources To Be Provided by Student


Delivery Mode: Face to Face

Cost: $750

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