Licence - Forklift

Forklift (LF) Intrain Assessors

TLILIC0003 Licence to operate a forklift truck (Release 1)

Unit of Competency:

Cost $550.00

Course Information:

This unit specifies the skills and knowledge required to operate a forklift truck safely in accordance with all relevant legislative requirements.  Competence in this unit, does not in itself result in a HRWL licence to operate this plant.

Forklift truck means a powered industrial truck equipped with lifting media made up of a mast and an elevating load carriage to which is attached a pair of fork arms or other attachments that can be raised 900 mm or more above the ground, but does not include a pedestrian-operated truck or a pallet truck.


 Requirements To Obtain A Forklift Licence 

  • 100 points of ID
  • Must be 18 years of age
  • Always arrive 15 minutes before the scheduled start time
  • Ensure you read our booking terms & conditions


  • Have good understanding of both written and spoken English
  • Arrive wearing closed shoes, safety boots are preferable
  • Manual and formative assessment will be emailed upon booking your course with INTRAIN ASSESSOR.


  • A person performing this work is required to hold a forklift truck High Risk Work Licence (HRWL).

    This unit requires a person operating a forklift truck to:

    • plan for the work/task
    • prepare for the work/task
    • perform work/task
    • pack up
Course Content
  • Monitoring site conditions for potential workplace hazards
  • Driving the forklift to fulfil operational requirements
  • Monitoring and maintaining forklift performance
  • Post-start and post-operational checks and procedures
  • Onsite communication methods
  • Hazard prevention and control measures


                2 Days training then 1 day Assessment (Using Regulator Mandated Assessment Tools)

  • Gas  powered, CAT 25. 

  • Pens & safety vests supplied

  • Calculator 

    Note: Onsite training & testing is available upon request.

    All students must complete the practical and theory assessment in order to fulfill the requirements of this course. Participants will need to be deemed competent by their trainer in a formative assessment prior to completing the formal SafeWork assessment

Required Knowledge Under WHS Worksafety HRW Legislation for the Successful Completion of this Unit
  • Methodology of determining the weight of a load
  • Commonwealth, state or territory OH&S legislation, standards relevant to the safe operation for the forklift trucks
  • Understanding of forklift characteristics and capabilities (including use of load data plates)
  • Understanding of the hierarchy of hazard identification and control
  • Organisational and workplace standards, requirements, policies and procedures for conducting operations for the forklift class
  • Procedures for the recording, reporting and maintenance of workplace records and information
  • Forklift truck operations and safe operating techniques
  • Typical routine problems encountered in the operation of the forklift and equipment and adjustments required for correction

Successful participants receive a nationally recognised Statement of Attainment in TLILIC0003 Licence to operate a forklift truck. Successful participants will also receive a Notice of Satisfactory Assessment (NSA) which is valid for 60 days. 


  • Extra training may be needed prior to sitting the High Risk Assessment 
  • Days quoted above are a guide only.
  • Course Prices/times do NOT Guarantee a Licence.

    Course Locations:

  •  322 Wagga Rd Lavington NSW 2641

    A Forklift Course Handbook is available from either of our office's and is required to read prior to course in order to help complete the written theory and calculations assessments.

*Verbal test available at an extra cost






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