This course offers a comprehensive introduction to forklift operations and on-the-job requirements, providing the required theoretical training and knowledge to prepare students for the theory and calculations assessment components of a forklift licensing course. By completing this online course, aspiring forklift drivers will be provided with the key theoretical and calculations information covered in the national Unit of Competency required to prepare for forklift certification (TLILIC0003 Licence to operate a forklift).
With a strong focus on safety, this course includes information on:
Types of forklifts covered by a Licence.
Parts and controls for different forklifts you may use.
How to plan a job, control hazards and reduce risks to yourself and others.
How to conduct a forklift inspection to make sure it’s safe to use, and what to do if you encounter a fault or an incident.
How to lift, move and place loads safely and securely.
How to figure out the weight and centre of gravity of various 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 includes a variety of sample assessment questions, allowing students to test their knowledge along the way, collect evidence of formative learning, and prepare for the theory and calculations assessments which they will undertake to qualify for a government licence. The training material included is mapped to Australian competency standards and adjusted to appropriate language and literacy standards. Information is presented in an easy-to-understand, engaging, interactive format, and is suitable for people of all ages with a basic/intermediate level of written English skills.
This course is based on the national competency standards accredited by the state and national training authorities.
All components of this course are delivered 100% online. Please note that after purchase of this course, you will have 28 days to complete your training and assessment.
Who should complete this training?
This training is appropriate for students who are enrolled in a forklift licensing course, and are seeking to complete the training required to cover off on the theory and calculations components and prepare themselves for their formal assessment.
Note: If you already hold a Forklift licence and are looking to update your qualification via refresher or VOC training, we also offer an online Forklift VOC Course.
What does this course include?
This course is delivered 100% online and includes the following components:
An interactive Learners Guide which is presented in seven modules. This provides you with the knowledge required to understand forklift operation and industry standards.
After each module, a set of self-test questions are provided to help you check your learning.
A theory assessment to test your knowledge of the information included in the Learners Guide and to provide you with proof of formative training.
A variety of practice exams to help you prepare for the official theory and calculations assessments you will carry out as part of your forklift licence course.
A range of supporting resources which will help boost your learning and familiarise you with workplace documents such as inspection checklists, Safe Work Method Statements (SWMS) and hazard reports.
What will I get once I have completed this course?
Once learners have successfully completed all components of this course, and have been signed off by Your Licence, a Certificate of Completion will be issued as proof of theoretical training towards national unit of competency – TLILIC0003 Licence to operate a forklift
Note: this course does not cover the practical components of this unit of competency. Completing this course alone will not qualify you for a Forklift Licence or Statement of Attainment.
Course location, pricing, fees and rebates
This course is completed 100% online. Please note that after purchase of this course, you will have 28 days to complete your training and assessment.
The full fee for this course is $87. No discounts or rebates are currently available.
For more information, or for customisation options, please call us on 1800 797 688.