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TLILIC0003 Licence to operate a forklift truck - Nationally recognised unit of competency training.

This course is suitable for people wanting to learn how to operate a forklift. The first two days involve training and an informal assessment of theory, calculations, and practical driving skills. A student must be deemed satisfactory during the first two days to qualify to sit a licencing assessment which is conducted on the third day of the course.


The cost of this course is $490 with an additional licence application fee of $81 payable to the Post Office upon
successful completion (subject to CPI.) A licence re-assessment is provided free of charge to any student enrolled in this course package.

Legislative framework requires for students enrolling in this course to be at least 18 years old and to be capable of completing assessment tasks in English. Students will also need to provide original and approved forms of Evidence of Identity to sit a licencing assessment. A list of approved cards and documents can be found on our

course documents page.

Course components

All courses delivered in the national unit of competency TLILIC0003 Licence to operate a forklift will cover the theoretical and practical application of the following topics:

  1. Legislative requirements
  2. Hazard identification, risk assessment and risk control
  3. Communication and traffic management
  4. Planning and preparing for the work tasks
  5. Working near powerlines
  6. Refuelling and recharging
  7. Conducting safety checks on the forklift
  8. Performing the work tasks
  9. Emergency situations
  10. Parking, shutting down and securing the forklift
  11. Load calculation and load assessment


All courses delivered in the national unit of competency TLILIC0003 Licence to operate a forklift will require students to complete an enrolment application form as well as undertake class based and self-directed study.

Please read the Participant Information Guide to determine if this course will meet your individual needs. 

For any additional information or assistance, please do not hesitate to contact us.

0422 318 226

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