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The Complete Forklift Guide for Beginners

Sold separately ($47) or in packs of 10 ($270) – use the drop-down box above to select your preferred option. 

Ever wanted to operate an forklift, but have no idea where to start? Created by Australia’s leading online training provider, Your Licence, the Complete Forklift Guide for Beginners offers a comprehensive introduction to forklift operations and on-the-job requirements, providing aspiring forklift drivers with the key information needed to obtain forklift certification.

With a strong focus on safety, this book includes information on:

  • Parts and controls for different forklifts you may use, including propane, LPG and battery powered electric forklifts, as well as reach forklifts.
  • How to plan a job and reduce risks to yourself and others.
  • How to conduct a forklift inspection to ensure it’s safe to use, and what to do if you find a fault.
  • How to lift, move and place loads.
  • How to figure out the weight and centre of gravity of loads so you don’t overload your forklift.
  • How to correctly shut down, secure, refuel and maintain your forklift.
  • How to meet legal requirements when on the job.

Along with a step-by-step guide to operations in industrial settings, this forklift training book includes a variety of sample assessment questions, allowing you to test your knowledge along the way. The training material included is mapped to Australian standards, LLN approved, and suitable for international use. This guide is presented in an easy-to-understand, engaging format, and is suitable for people of all ages, with a basic/intermediate level of written English skills.



Product Description

You could be eligible for a government funded rebate on this product! Your eligibility for this discount will be assessed once you have completed your enrolment form, and we will immediately refund you the amount you are eligible for.

A Verification of Competency (V.O.C.) is a method of assessment that can be used to demonstrate the worker’s ability to operate equipment and/or undertake the responsibilities of these roles.You can undertake your VOC with Your Licence using our online eLearning system, or with a hard copy, printed pack that will be mailed to you. You can read more about both options, as well as the course content, components, pre-requisites and certification information by clicking the “Read More” button to the left.

Whichever option you choose, it’s important to note that a registered Assessor will sign off EVERY Verification of Competency that is issued through Your Licence.

Each V.O.C. pack is made up of five components:

1. Comprehensive Learners Guide
2. Theory Assessment
3. Practical Self-Assessment
4. Reference Declaration
5. Requirement to provide identification and qualification documents

Once you have successfully completed all of the required steps and deemed competent, you will be issued with a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment and V.O.C. card from an Australian RTO. This qualification can be used across Australia to demonstrate your competency to future employers.

Please note, you will have 28 days from enrolment to successfully complete your V.O.C..

Additional Information


Paper Version, Pack of 10, eBook

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Tullamarine, Victoria 3043

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