Licence to Operate a Forklift Truck

This unit is based on the National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work.  It involves the skills and knowledge required to operate a forklift including checking forklift condition; driving the forklift; monitoring site conditions; and maintaining forklift performance. 


Course Content

  • Compliance with WHS licensing legislation

  • Communication and work safety with others in the work area

  • Hazard identification and control

  • Conduct pre-start-up, operational, shut down and secure checks according to procedures

  • Operate the forklift truck and move loads safely including driving, maneuvering, picking up and placing loads at various stack heights

  • Calculations



Must be over 18 years. 


There is no entry requirement for this qualification however it is recommended that students have sufficient literacy, numeracy and visual interpretation skills to successfully complete this course


All students studying nationally recognised training in Australia are required to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI) – GTT can assist you with this. 



On successful completion of this licence course, participants will be issued a Statement of Attainment TLILIC0003 Licence to operate Forklift Truck.

Course Details

DATE:                       Tuesday, 3 to Thursday, 5 December 2019

COST:                       $890.00

TIME:                         8.00am to 4.00pm (Qld Time)

TRAINER:                  Skills On Safety