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TLILIC0003 Licence to operate a forklift truck

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TLILIC0003

Licence to operate a forklift truck

Forklift operational training delivered with options for both new and experienced operators.

Overview

Trainwest’s TLILIC0003 Licence to operate a forklift truck courses are scheduled with options for both new and experienced operators.

Our training course aims to provide participants with the practical skills and knowledge to undertake activities related to forklift operations as defined by the Work Health and Safety Regulations.

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.

This course covers:

  • Forklift types and uses
  • Hazard identification and control measures
  • Hierarchy of hazard control
  • Correct isolation and tagging procedure
  • Load charts, types and characteristics
  • Lifting attachment types and uses
  • Be able to plan work and manage risks
  • Pre and post start checks
  • Safe operation of the Forklift truck and correct driving techniques
  • Maneuvering in tight areas (Pivot Point & Rear End Swing)
  • Operate in different environments
  • Park safely and shut down
  • Forklift stability
  • Shift and manoeuvre a variety of loads including stacking and un-stacking loads
  • Shutdown procedures and associated paperwork.

 

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS:

  • Participants must provide photo identification and be 18 years of age
  • Ability to read and write basic English and Maths

 

ASSESSMENT REQUIREMENTS:

  • You will be expected to complete both a theory and practical assessment
  • Part 1 is a closed book exam of 60+ questions of which you will need 95% to pass
  • Part 2 of the exam is 8 questions all on calculations and you will need 100% pass mark.
  • Upon successful completion of the theory and calculations exam, you then will have the opportunity to demonstrate your knowledge and skills in a practical session on the forklift to complete the unit.

Units

TLILIC0003 Licence to operate a forklift truck.

Delivery

Experienced Operator/Refresher (1 day): This one-day refresher course is for anyone who has previously driven a forklift under the supervision of an employer or those who have held a forklift licence before. To participate in this training course you must have basic English literacy and you must familiarize yourself with the pre-course training materials prior to attendance.

Prior to enrolment, you will be asked to provide either;

  1. Evidence that you have held a FL licence before – this could be your expired Forklift licence
  2. If you haven’t held a FL licence before – you will need to provide a letter from your employer stating that you have had at least 6 months supervised driving experience, within the last 12 month.

Additional training maybe required if you do not meet and follow the above criteria and further costs will then apply.

Non-experienced Operator (2 days): This two-day course is designed for beginners or those operators with little to no experience driving a forklift.

On-site training and VOCs: Trainwest is able to come to your workplace to conduct forklift training with your employees. In addition, Forklift Verification of Competencies can be delivered on-site and at our training facility. Please contact 1300 938 411 for available dates and pricing.

Fees

Payments are accepted via direct debit, credit card/EFTPOS, purchase order or cash.

Face to face training;

  • 1 day Experienced Operators – $200
  • 2 Day New drivers – $260

 

High Risk Work Licence

It is the students responsibility to submit applications to WorkSafe for the issuance/renewal of their high risk work licence within 60 days of being deemed competent.

WorkSafe High risk work licence Fees:

  • Application for licence (new issue, variation or Interstate): $100.00
  • Application for variation of licence: $78.50
  • Application for renewal of licence: $53.00
  • Application for replacement of lost or stolen licence: $66.00

Calendar

Course Dates

Date Location Enrol
24th & 25th September 2020 Trainwest Industry Skills Training Centre - Cockburn Central Enrol Now
29th & 30th September 2020 Trainwest Industry Skills Training Centre - Cockburn Central Enrol Now
1st & 2nd October 2020 Trainwest Industry Skills Training Centre - Cockburn Central Enrol Now
5th & 6th October 2020 Trainwest Industry Skills Training Centre - Cockburn Central Enrol Now
8th & 9th October 2020 Trainwest Industry Skills Training Centre - Cockburn Central Enrol Now
12th & 13th October 2020 Trainwest Industry Skills Training Centre - Cockburn Central Enrol Now
13th & 14th October 2020 Trainwest Industry Skills Training Centre - Cockburn Central Enrol Now
19th & 20th October 2020 Trainwest Industry Skills Training Centre - Cockburn Central Enrol Now
22nd & 23rd October 2020 Trainwest Industry Skills Training Centre - Cockburn Central Enrol Now
26th & 27th October 2020 Trainwest Industry Skills Training Centre - Cockburn Central Enrol Now
29th & 30th October 2020 Trainwest Industry Skills Training Centre - Cockburn Central Enrol Now

Course dates are subject to change.

Course Dates for Experienced Operators

Date Location Enrol
Wednesday 23rd September 2020 Trainwest Industry Skills Training Centre - Cockburn Central Enrol Now
Monday 12th October 2020 Trainwest Industry Skills Training Centre - Cockburn Central Enrol Now
Wednesday 21st October 2020 Trainwest Industry Skills Training Centre - Cockburn Central Enrol Now

Course dates are subject to change.

Trainwest will provide you with the skills, knowledge and practices to get the job done.

You can get in touch with us on our contact form, by email, or by phone on 1300 938 411. The Trainwest team are always here to discuss your training requirements in Perth, regional WA or throughout Australia.