Forklift Training Melbourne | $499
TLILIC0003 – LICENCE TO OPERATE A FORKLIFT TRUCK
This course 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.
Why choose to do your forklift training with Foresite?
If you’re looking to increase your employment opportunities, a forklift licence is a fast and affordable way to achieve it and Foresite is the place to get the training you need.
Whether you’ve never been on a forklift before or are an experienced operator we have a course to suit your needs and make sure you get the skills you need to operate a forklift safely and with confidence.
We are one of Victoria’s largest and most trusted forklift training providers with facilities in Laverton North & Dandenong
Places are always available but classes do fill quickly.
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|2 Day Forklift Training and Licensing Course
Day 1 – Theoretical & calculations training
Day 2 – Practical training including:
- Introduction to forklifts
- Pre-operation checks
- Plan work
- Risk management
- Emergency procedures
- Shifting loads
- Stacking pallets
- Heavy loads
- Shut down
- Assessment day including practical & theory tests
|Who is this course designed for?
Our 2-day training course is designed for people who have had minimal or no forklift operating experience. It is an intensive training course with 1 day allocated to the theoretical and calculations components of the new testing instrument. Those students who are successful in the theoretical units of the program then progress to 1 day of hands-on, practical training.
- Must be 18 years of age to complete.
- Must have valid photo ID (Drivers licence or passport)
- Must wear steel cap boots
Course Duration: 2 days
Course Outcome: Successful students receive a WorkSafe Victoria Notice of Assessment that must be lodged at the Post Office to obtain the licence*
*Worksafe Victoria charge a $60 Forklift Licence Fee payable at the Post Office upon completion of the course.
- How old do you have to be to get your Forklift Licence?
18 years old. It is a WorkSafe requirement that all students be over the age of 18 and have valid photo ID. (Australian Drivers Licence, passport or Key pass.)
- How long is the Licence valid for?
- Why is it a 2 day course?
Day one of the course is theory based. You are in the classroom with our trainer working through the Forklift modules that you were given on enrolment. Day 2 is a full day of practical training on the machine and is the day of assessment. There is a knowledge assessment, calculations assessment and also a practical assessment.
- Do I have to pay for the Forklift modules I have to study at home?
No. The modules are either emailed or posted to you. It is recommended that you have at least 1 week to study the modules prior to course commencing.
- Is there a size restriction to your Forklift Licence?
- What are the training hours?
8am – 4pm each day.
- What if I have experience on the Forklift?
We have a 2 day experienced operator course. There is no training given, it is purely assessment only. Proof of experience is required by any student wishing to undertake this course. A log book or a letter from an employer may be used to verify hours.
- My Licence has expired? Do I need to do the whole course or can I just complete a refresher course?
You will need to do our 2 day course. You can use your previous licence as proof of experience. Please be aware that there is no instruction given on this 2 day course.
- I have my Forklift Licence but haven’t driven for some time. Is there a course that can refresh my skill
Absolutely. We offer a one day refresher course for licenced operators wishing to update their skills on the Forklift.
- Is the Forklift Licence course Government funded?
No, however we do have a Government funded course that includes a Forklift Licence call us for more information.
- My licence is about to expire. What do I do?
Attend your local post office and fill out an L4 form