Forklift Training Melbourne

In this Forklift course you will learn the skills and knowledge required to drive forklifts effectively and safely.

This 2 day course will teach you the skills to:

  • drive powered industrial forklift trucks
  • use various forklift attachments
  • understand forklift characteristics and capabilities
  • check and assess operational capabilities of equipment
  • understand work instructions
  • move and place a variety of loads
  • identify hazards and assess risks
  • keep accurate records

Units of Competency:

Unit Title

  • TLID2012A - Operate specialised load shifting equipment
  • TLIF1001A - Follow occupational health and safety procedures
  • TLILIC2001A - Licence to operate a forklift truck

Important Information:


  • Flexible to accommodate learning styles and employment arrangements. 2.5 days, weekends and weekdays or 5 nights offered.

Assessment method - units

  • Written activities, verbal questions, observation and practical demonstration

Assessment method - Licence

  • As per WorkSafe requirements the licence assessment encompasses a knowledge, performance and calculations assessment.

Obtaining your licence

  • The licence to perform High Risk Work is issued by WorkSafe. When the assessor deems you competent in your Licence assessment, you are issued with a Notice of Assessment which you must lodge at the Post Office within 60 days to obtain your Licence from WorkSafe. This incurs a $60 fee to WorkSafe.


  • Age: Minimum 18 years