Forklift Refresher Training


4 hours


Please ‘Register Your Interest’ in this course to be notified of upcoming dates as they are scheduled


Licence to Operate a Forklift Truck

It is recommended to undertake Forklift Refresher Training 18 to 24 months after obtaining a Forklift Licence

Photo identification (including date of birth)

What You Learn

Health and safety requirements and procedures

General driving procedures including safe use of equipment

Potential safety risks and how to avoid accidents

What You Get

Cerificate of Attendance

Renewed forklift operating skills

Materials to Bring

Photo ID

Dress Code

Attire appropriate for working in a trade environment (including solid rubber soled footwear)


This training aims to renew the forklift operating skills of personnel by providing refresher training to verify current competency.

Course content includes:

  • Theory training including health & safety requirements
  • Operator safety checks to be taken before using a forklift truck
  • Practical training and demonstration of skills of each participant
  • Safe operation of a forklift within the work environment
  • Potential risks of operating a forklift truck and how to avoid workplace accidents

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