In this training you will gain 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.
On completion, you will be eligible to obtain a 'high risk licence' for Fork Lift Operators which is issued by Worksafe ACT. This program complies with new legislation for high risk licence, which came into effect on 1 July 2011.
This program achieves a unit of competency from the Certificate II in Conservation and Land Management. (AHC21010)
|Qualification:||Statement of Attainment - training in Forklift Operations [extract from AHC21010]|
|Duration:||Workshop over a 2 day period.|
|Likely Job Outcome:||Forklift driver/operator|
|Application Type:||Register Your Interest|
You do not need a driver's licence to obtain a forklift operator's license. However, you will need a driver's licence to operate a forklift in a public place or road.
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Core - complete 1 subject
Licence to operate a forklift truck
CIT Code: TRAN266 Cost: $660 Description:
This unit specifies the skills and knowledge required to operate a forklift truck safely.
Forklift truck means a powered industrial truck equipped with lifting media made up of a mast and an elevating load carriage to which is attached a pair of fork arms or other arms that can be raised 900 mm or more above the ground, but does not include a pedestrian-operated truck or a pallet truck.
A person performing this work is required to hold a forklift truck high risk work (HRW) licence.
This unit requires a person operating a forklift truck to plan the work, conduct routine checks on a forklift truck, shift loads in a safe manner, and safely shut down and secure equipment after completing operations.
This unit is based on the licensing requirements of Part 4.5 of the Model Work Health and Safety (WHS) Regulations, HRW and meets Commonwealth, state and territory HRW licensing requirements.
Any alteration to this unit would result in a unit that would not be acceptable to work health and safety (WHS)/occupational health and safety (OHS) regulators for the purpose of licensing.
|Statement Attainment training||CNG Gasfitter Forklift (Restricted) [from AUR12]|
|Statement Attainment training||LPG Gasfitter Forklift (Restricted) [extract from AUR30612]|
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