This free skill set course, Licence to Operate a Forklift Truck, provides training in operating a forklift in the construction industry.
Studying the Licence to operate a forklift truck at Holmesglen
You will learn from experienced trainers providing practical, hands-on training.
You will learn to:
- Plan the work.
- Conduct routine checks on a forklift truck.
- Shift loads in a safe manner.
- Safely shut down and secure equipment after completing operations.
This course specifies the required outcomes to operate a forklift, including checking forklift condition, driving the forklift to fulfill operational requirements, monitoring site conditions and monitoring and maintaining forklift performance.
A person performing this work is required to hold a forklift truck high risk work (HRW) licence. Holding a licence shows you’re competent and have the necessary skills to drive a forklift safely.
This accredited skill set is made up of one unit of competency TLILIC0003 Licence to Operate a Forklift Truck that has been chosen by Holmesglen based on feedback from industry and staff qualifications.
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Assessments are designed to provide learners with opportunities to demonstrate they have attained the required skills and knowledge using a range of practically based activities and tasks, as required by recognised standards.
This free Construction Industry Skill set is available to anybody who wants to work in the construction industry.
To be eligible, you must be an Australian Citizens or Resident and be 18 or older.
Participants need to have car driving experience - learner's permit or driver’s license .
A good command of the English language, both written and verbal, is recommended.
A pre-training review will determine suitability of prospective learners to the course
Participants can choose a maximum of three free Construction Industry skill sets. View the range of free Construction Industry Skills Sets we offer .
COVID-19 vaccination requirements
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Qualification and recognition
Upon completion, you will receive a Statement of Attainment in TLILIC0003 Licence to Operate a Forklift Truck.
Connections with industry
Forklifts are commonly used in storage or shipping warehouses for moving loads without the risk of tipping or collisions. With ongoing major infrastructure works in Victoria, employers are looking for experienced forklift drivers who can safely move large and heavy items with ease on their construction sites and storage yards.
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|Mandatory Materials and Activities fees * (GST inc)
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Holmesglen tuition fees shown are all inclusive and indicative of the cost to complete the entire course.
Holmesglen may engage third parties to recruit students on behalf of the institute. Third party recruiters receive a commission and this will not impact on your fees.
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