Licence to Operate a Forklift Truck

Duration

3 days

Schedule

Sherwood Park Training Facility - Warrnambool

Building: Sherwood Park Training Facility

Wednesday 14 June & Thursday 15 June & Friday 16 June  2017

8:00am - 5:00pm

Room: SU103

Portland Courses - For further information regarding dates, enrolment, costs and accredited units delivered, please contact our Customer Service Centre on 1300 648 911 and ask to speak to our Portland Customer Service Team.

Prerequisites

You must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). You can apply or get more information at www.usi.gov.au.

Photo identification (including your date of birth).

Participants must be 18 years of age or over.

PDF Download

2016 Course Brochure.pdf

What You Learn

Regulations and the safe practical operation of a forklift.

Safe practical operation of a forklift.

What You Get

Practical and theoretical training in the safe operation of a forklift truck, including planning work, conducting routine checks, shifting the load, shutting down and securing the forklift truck.

Upon successful completion of assessment, you will be issued with a WorkSafe Notice of Assessment to enable you to apply for a Licence to Perform High Risk Work for Forklift Truck Operation (Class LF).

$60 is required and payable to Australia Post for issue of the WorkSafe Licence to Perform High Risk Work.

You’ll also receive credit and certification for the following accredited unit from MEM40105 - Certificate IV in Engineering:

TLILIC2001A - Licence to operate a forklift truck

and, depending upon Victorian Government Funding (VTG) eligibility and delivery in Portland:

MEM11010B - Operate mobile load shifting equipment

Materials to Bring

Pen and notepaper.

Photo identification (including your date of birth).

Two passport sized photographs (one for the assessor and one for your WorkSafe application).

 

Dress Code

Attire appropriate to working in a trade environment (including solid rubber soled footwear - not runners).

Description

PRACTICAL FORKLIFT SKILLS

Gain a licence to operate forklift trucks

Forklift trucks are present in many workplaces because of their versatility and usefulness. This short course provides you with training in how to safely operate a forklift truck and upon successful assessment, you will be able to apply for a Licence to Perform High Risk Work for Forklift (Class LF) through WorkSafe.

Content

  • Regulations, standards and recommendations

  • Balance and stability

  • Forklift types, parts and attachments

  • Safe practical operation of a forklift

Accreditation

Upon successful completion of assessment, you will be issued with a WorkSafe Notice of Assessment to enable you to apply for a Licence to Perform High Risk Work for Forklift Truck Operation (Class LF).

$60 is required and payable to Australia Post for issue of the WorkSafe Licence to Perform High Risk Work.

You’ll also receive credit and certification for the following accredited unit from MEM40105 - Certificate IV in Engineering:

TLILIC2001A - Licence to operate a forklift truck

and, depending upon eligibility and delivery in Portland:

MEM11010B - Operate mobile load shifting equipment

Enrolment Requirements

1. You’ll Need a Unique Student Identifier

To study any nationally recognised training in Australia, you must have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Your USI links to an online account that contains your training records and all results for any training you’ve completed after 1 January 2015.

With a USI you’ll always have easy access to your training records and results – this will simplify applying for jobs or enrolling in further study.

You must have a USI when you enrol.

You can apply for a USI online or get more information at www.usi.gov.au.

You will also need photo identification (including your date of birth).

2. Portland Courses

For further information regarding dates, enrolment, costs and accredited units delivered, please contact our Customer Service Centre on 1300 648 911 and ask to speak to our Portland Customer Service Team.

Student Support

At South West TAFE we’re here to help you complete your studies happily and successfully.

From the moment you start thinking about course options until you finish, you’ll have access to a range of student support options, covering enrolment, education, social and personal issues, including:

  • Education Pathway Officers who can help you with information sessions, fee payment options, TAFE and university pathways, career pathways and campus tours

  • A DHHS registered Disability Support Team

  • Koorie Liaison Officer

  • Student Wellbeing Officer supporting your personal and social needs

  • Library and Research Centre

  • Bookshop supplying a range of textbooks and stationery

  • Student Learning Support including literacy and numeracy

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