TLILIC0003 Licence to operate a forklift truck 2 Day Course

Course Fee : $430.00


This forklift 2-day course includes classroom learning, practical training, and assessment to provide students with the knowledge and skills to operate a forklift truck safely.

Once you have passed your course you will also be eligible to apply for a Forklift Truck high risk work licence (HRWL) class LF.

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.

This course covers the following skills and knowledge and much more

· High Risk Work Licence Requirements.

· Legislation.

· Hazards, Risks and Controls.

· Types of Forklifts

· Rated capacity (load Charts) How to read and understand them

· Using different attachment’s

· Pre-Start, Operational Checks & Post Operational Checks

· Rear end swing

· Stability triangle

· Operating safely including moving and placing loads

· Parking safely

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

Course fee of $430* per person paid in advance. *Please refer to our Schedule of Fees and Charges for full information available from the student into tab, printed copies available from AMS Training office.

Additional fees are payable to NT Worksafe for processing of High-Risk Work Licence applications.

Where the value for an individual’s combined course fee’s is more than $1500 a deposit will be paid, with balance to be paid before the training completion.


Course duration is 2 Days in line with industry recommendation.

This course starts at 8am and finishes at 4pm.

Learning materials are made available to all students once course fees are paid allowing self-paced learning prior to the course.


Minimum 18 years of age.

English at a level that enables the safe performance of high-risk work.

Identifies and interprets information from workplace procedures, documentation, legislation and regulations

Uses equipment operating capacity schedule to confirm safe weight load limits

To be eligible to apply for a High-Risk Work licence you must:
• Be 18 years of age
• Reside in the Northern Territory
• Complete training through a registered NT assessor and provide the assessment report no more than 60 days from the assessment date.
• Not hold an equivalent licence under a corresponding Work Health and Safety law unless that licence is due for renewal
• Be able to carry out the work to which the licence relates safely and competently

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If English is a second language for participants or has any concerns with Language literacy and or numeracy or any other learning challenges or needs, you should discuss with the administration team prior to enrolment and trainer assessor prior to the course commencement.

Learning materials are made available to all students once course fees are paid allowing self-paced learning prior to the course.

Delivery Mode

AMS Training offers this course for face to face as a public course held at AMS Training 1/22 Beresford Rd Yarrawonga. For group bookings we can complete this course at your workplace or AMS Training.

This course includes the following training and assessment activities.

· Problem solving activities and scenarios.

· Short answer questions.

· Written multiple choice questions.

· Closed book National Assessment Instrument.

· Group participation.

· Practical Tasks.

Unique Student Identifier (USI)

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Complaints & Appeals

Full details of our complaints and appeals process are included in our Learner Handbook, printed copies available from can be emailed to you.


Information regarding cancellations can be obtained in our Learner Handbook, printed copies available from can be emailed to you.


On successful completion of this course, participants will be issued an AQF certification. Training and assessment are provided in line with all Registered Training Organisation obligations including but not limited to providing quality training and assessment outcomes & complying with the standards for RTOs 2015.

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A few things to consider

Once you pay, we email you the learner guide and you can study for your course.

You will need to complete a closed book exam for the Forklift and EWP High Risk Work Licence courses.

We offer a free resit for anyone that does not pass on their first attempt.

We have smaller class sizes, so the trainer will have more time to assist you.

A verbal assessment may be used for the closed book exam, if required.

Night class options are now available.

We all get busy during the week but the great news is, AMS Training offer after-hours courses. Options available include public and weekend Forklift and EWP courses.

We also offer after-hours courses and Verification of Competency (VOC).  For group bookings this can include night classes or weekends.

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