TLILIC2001 – LICENCE TO OPERATE A FORKLIFT TRUCK

AIMS AND OUTCOMES
This course is designed to ensure that participants have the skills and knowledge required for the operation of a powered industrial truck equipped with a mast and an elevating load carriage to which is attached a pair of fork arms or other attachment, for licensing purposes. This definition also includes a truck on which the operator is raised with the attachment for order-picking.

This course is based on the National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work

PERFORMANCE CRITERIA

  • Plan work
  • Conduct routine checks
  • Shift load
  • Shut down and secure forklift truck

COURSE CONTENT

  • Accurately interpret information relating to conducting forklift truck operations (e.g. procedures)
  • Safely conduct forklift truck operations including all functions to the maximum height and load capacity
  • Identify hazards associated with the operation of the forklift truck, assess risks and put into place effective hazard prevention/control measures for those hazards identified
  • Verify problems and equipment faults and demonstrate appropriate response procedures
  • Methodology of determining the weight of a load
  • WHS 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
  • 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 crane and equipment and adjustments required for correction

CERTIFICATION

A Statement of Attainment and Notice of Assessment will be issued upon successful completion in accordance with RTO partnership agreement

Overview:

PRE-REQUISITIES
There are no pre-requisites for this course

DURATION
2 Days or 1 Day for experienced operators

MAXIMUM PARTICIPANTS
8 Persons