TLILIC0003 Licence to operate a forklift truck



This unit specifies the skills and knowledge required to operate a forklift truck safely in accordance with all relevant legislative requirements. Competence in this unit, does not in itself result in a HRWL licence to operate this plant.

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 attachments 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 Licence (HRWL).

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 is delivered face-to-face over 4 days.

Course location

Cairns and surrounding regions.

*Courses are subject to availability.

Course Fees

Full course fees are determined through our Schedule of Fees.

We currently offer this course for a fee of $550.


Please ensure you bring appropriate identification for enrolment such as: 

  • Drivers Licence, or;

  • Adult Proof of Age Card, or;

  • Birth Certificate

Enrolment Information

To find out when we are running our next course please contact us on 07 4041 0407.