About This Course
This course specifies the outcomes required to safely operate a forklift truck safely in accordance with all relevant legislative requirements. This course includes training and assessment on the conduct of operating a forklift.
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 unit requires a person operating a forklift truck to:
- Planning for work tasks using the forklift truck
- Operating the forklift truck
- Following safety procedures
- Following manufacturer specifications
- Prepare for the work/task
- Pack up
A person performing this work is required to hold a forklift truck High Risk Work Licence (HRWL).
Units of Competency details
TLILIC0003 – Licence to operate a forklift truck
Upon successful completion, learners will be issued with a Statement of Attainment and one of the following two depending on the state regulations.
- Assessment summary (AS1) or;
- Notice of Satisfactory Assessment (NSA)
Learners are required to submit the AS1/NSA form, Statement of Attainment and relevant application form documents to obtain their dogging license.
For guidelines to apply for a High Risk Work License (HRWL) please see below.
Please contact us to enquire about up and coming courses and locations.
(Prices are subject to vary due to state and requirements. please contact us for a quote)
Total duration for this course is 24 hours (3 days) as follows for both skilled and non-skilled operators.
The course duration is 24 hours (including 18 hours of training):
- 10 hours of supervised theory instruction
- 8 hours of supervised practical instruction (simulated workplace)
- 4 hours theory assessment (written test)
- 2 hours of practical assessment
All learners enrolling in this course must demonstrate a sound level of language literacy and numeracy, Learners that do not achieve a sound result may still be enrolled in the course. These learners will be provided with additional support to be negotiated with their training and detailed in their enrolment form.
- All learners are required to provide their Unique Student Identifier (USI) If this is not available please contact us.
- Before an assessment can take place, the Accredited Assessor is required to sight three matching original evidence of learner identity (EOI) documents.
- Minimum 18 years of age (Workplace Health and Safety requirement)
As a minimum, students participating are required to wear appropriate PPE, including;
- Steel Cap boots
- High Vis Shirt (no singlets will be permitted)
- Hard Hat
- Safety Glasses
Any other company/site-specific guidelines must be followed in accordance with CGA minimum standards.
All course material will be provided by CGA
No administration fee is applicable.
No additional fees are applicable.
Recognition of Prior
Recognition of Prior Learning is offered to all participants in accordance with the Connection Group Australia Recognition Process.
Learners completing this course will be qualified to operate a forklift truck to carry out work that requires a high risk work licence. They may take up roles in the general construction industry that require work to be carried using various a forklift trucks under licenced conditions.
Where the packaging rules allow, learners may be able to use the Statement of Attainment issued upon completion of this course as credit toward a full qualifications from the Construction, Plumbing and Services Training Package.
Learners successfully completing this course are eligible to apply to the applicable regulatory body for a high risk work licence to operate a boom type a forklift truck.