LICENCE TO OPERATE (LF) FORKLIFT TLILIC2001A

COURSE OUTLINE
This nationally accredited forklift course is designed to provide the underpinning knowledge and skills to learners to operate forklifts safely. The forklift course has been designed for drivers with any level of experience for operating forklift trucks, from the beginner who is about to commence their career as a forklift driver to industry experienced operators who are required to obtain their forklift ticket as part of their current employment.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

As students you are required to be assessed successfully against all elements of the state, WHS set practical and theory assessments. Where necessary theory assessment can be answered verbally.

  • Basic English language, literacy, numeracy
  • Over 18 Years of Age

COURSE DELIVERY OPTIONS

Training and assessment is both practical and theory based and delivery can be selected by the learner as either log book or full course training.

LOG BOOK TRAINING–Designed for those learners whom wish to complete the mandatory 40 hours of practical forklift training on the job or at their current employment with a licensed supervisor.
Step 1-Completion of theory training and machine familiarization. Learner is then placed on a training plan with their supervisor.
Step 2- Learner completes approx. 40hrs of supervised operation by a licensed operator.
Step 3- Learner books and completes a final theory and practical based assessment and is issued paperwork for their license application.

FULL COURSE TRAINING- Designed for learners who don’t have access to the equipment, a licensed supervisor or require the delivery of practical in a very focused one on one environment.
Step 1-Completion of theory training and machine familiarization Learner is then placed on a training plan with the trainer.
Step 2- Learner completes approx. 40hrs of supervised operation practicing skills and operation process as instructed by the trainer in a structured learning environment in a small group.
Step 3- Learner books and completes a final theory and practical based assessment and is issued paperwork for their license application.

LEARNING OUTCOMES

YOU WILL LEARN TO:

  • Plan and prepare for operations
  • Safely and effectively operate forklift
  • Carry out pre and post-operational procedures
  • Apply a working knowledge of OHS & regulatory requirements

HOW LONG DOES TRAINING TAKE?

Typically the training and assessment is competency-based. 40 nominal hours of training or supervised operation is required by WHS before an assessment can be booked with a WHS approved assessor and WHS. 2 - 5 hours for your assessment to be conducted.

 

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WHAT YOU WILL LEARN:

1. Plan work

1.1 Potential workplace hazards are identified
1.2 Hazard control measures are identified consistent with appropriate standards to ensure the safety of personnel and equipment
1.3 Appropriate forklift truck is selected according to the load and workplace conditions
1.4 Working area is inspected to determine appropriate path of movement for loads and forklift truck
1.5 Communication methods are identified according to procedures

2. Conduct routine checks

2.1 Forklift is visually checked for any damage or defects
2.2 All signage and labels are visible and legible according to the appropriate standard
2.3 All controls are located and identified
2.4 Pre -start operational checks are carried out according to procedures
2.5 Forklift is started according to procedures and checked for any abnormal noise
2.6 Post -start operational checks are carried out according to procedures
2.7 All forklift functions and safety devices are tested to their maximum according to procedures
2.8 Defects and damage are reported and recorded according to procedures , and appropriate action is taken

3. Shift load

3.1 The weight of load is assessed to ensure compliance with forklift truck data plate specifications
3.2 Appropriate hazard prevention /control measures are implemented and communicated with personnel in the work area
3.3 Forklift is operated at a safe speed and according to procedures
3.4 Loads are moved and placed to ensure stability of material and avoidance of hazards
3.5 Load movement is monitored constantly ensuring safety to personnel and load, and structural stability
3.6 Unplanned and /or unsafe situations are responded to in line with procedures

4. Shut down and secure forklift truck

4.1 Forklift truck is parked to avoid hazards
4.2 Forklift is shut down according to procedures
4.3 Routine post-operational forklift checks are carried out according to procedures
4.4 Forklift is secured to prevent unauthorised access/use
4.5 All defects and damage are reported and recorded according to procedures , and appropriate action is taken