- Course Code
- Course Type
- Short Course; Accredited Course
- Course Level
- Skills Building
- Unit Code
- Construction and Safety Centre
- Course Location
- Course Duration
Part Time: 4 sessions/32 hours
- Course Cost
This course attracts government funding for eligible students. To check your indivdual eligibility please refer to our website. Cost for an eligible student is $208. Cost for uneligible student is $642.
- Study Modes
- On Campus; Part Time (Day)
- 8.00am - 4.00pm
Contact the Short Course Hotline to enrol or express your interest in this course.
Phone: 1300 657 261
Fax: 1300 094 661
Forklift operators drive forklifts to shift and stack bales, cartons, containers, crates and pallets of goods in areas such as timber yards and warehouses. They also move shipping containers on the waterfront and are employed in a wide range of industries and businesses.
This course provides basic training in the safe operation of forklifts. It covers regulations, safety requirements, operation of a variety of forklifts, movement of loads to and from a pallet, stacking, racking and containers.
Qualifications And RecognitionUpon completion of this course, students will be issued with a Statement of Attainment.
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- Forklift Operator
To undertake this course you must be:
- Wear appropriate safety footwear
- Be at least 18 years of age.
How To ApplyDirect to Institute
Assessment will take place under national competency standards.