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Forklift Licence Course (LF)

To meet legal requirements, a person that operates a forklift is required to obtain a forklift licence.

LF class forklift covers is the most common type of forklift licence and covers most cases of forklift operation. It allows the operator to use the most common types of counter balanced forklift as well as reach trucks (hi reach).

Course Overview

Course:  Licence to operate a forklift truck [LF] TLILIC2001

Forklift training course covers following topics:

  • Compliance with WHS licensing legislation
  • Communicate and work safely with others in the work area
  • Identify hazards associated with the operation of the forklift truck and put in place effective hazard controls
  • Conduct pre-start-up, operational. moving loads and shut down and security checks of the forklift truck according to procedures
  • Operate the forklift truck and move loads safely, including driving and maneuvering, picking up and placing of loads at various stack heights and driving forklift truck with load in forward and reverse, maintaining visibility
  • Assessment of the safe application of knowledge and forklift skills to workplace tasks

The course is delivered and certificates are issued by the Cobra Training Services (RTO No 91601).

Cobra Training Service is approved by Australian Skills and Quality Authority (ASQA) to deliver this training course.

Course Outcome

On successful completion of this forklift course, participants will be issued a Statement of Attainment – TLILIC2001 Licence to Operate a Forklift Truck and a SafeWork NSW issued National Licence to Perform High Risk Work (HRW) class LF.

HRW Licences are valid for 5 years from the date of issue. To apply for your HRW licence, participants must lodge HRW assessment paperwork and application form at an Australia Post outlet together with a passport sized photo and pay the prescribed  processing fee within 60 days of completion of your final HRW assessment.

IMPORTANT: Failure to lodge paperwork on time will result in you being an unlicensed operator and further training and/or assessing fees will apply after the 60-day period.

Course Requirements

1. Identification. Participants are required to provide 100 points of I.D. (including NSW address).

IMPORTANT: If participant fails to provide 100 points of I.D., a re-booking fee of $100 will be charged for assessment to be re-scheduled.

2. Minimum Age. Participants must be over 18 years of age.

3. Basic understanding of English language. Participants are required to have basic understanding, reading and writing English skills.

4. Basic understanding of technical concepts. To be able to successfully complete the course, participants are required to have basic understanding of technical concepts.

Course Duration

3 days (2 days training and 1 day assessing)

Course Cost

* Prepaid Special $495.00 (Terms & Conditions apply)

Payment at the door $495.00

Additional fees: WorkCover NSW license fee is payable by each participant at Austraian Post office.

Course Location

WETHERILL PARK Unit 1, 108 Newton Road, Wetherill Park NSW 2164

How to Make a Booking

To book a course, click on your preferred date and location from the calendar. Then complete the online registration form on the following page.

Once your details are submitted, you will receive confirmation of your booking via email.



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