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SSTLI0007

Licence to Operate a Forklift Truck Skill Set

Get things moving with this important licence

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NEXT INTAKE On campus: Dalby Start date: 19 Oct 2022 Duration: 1 year
STUDY LOCATIONS Greater Brisbane Darling Downs and South West Wide Bay Burnett Far North Queensland North Queensland
WAYS TO STUDY On campus
WHAT YOU'LL PAY
CSQ funded
$210
Full Fee
$655

Course overview

A forklift truck licence is essential if you are working in a warehousing, engineering, industrial or manufacturing environment. This course will provide you with the required safety, planning and operational knowledge you'll need to successfully and skilfully operate a forklift.

Course outcome:

Statement of Attainment

Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) Funding

TAFE Queensland is a proud recipient of Construction Skills Queensland (CSQ) funding and is a registered provider in the CSQ Short Course and Apprentice Advance Plus programs - this unit is subsidised under one of these programs. It is important to note only eligible participants may receive funding for eligible courses. Learn more about eligibility criteria.

Industry experienced teachers

Our teachers are qualified tradespeople who have strong industry relationships and are experts at passing their knowledge on to you.

What you will study

The successful achievement of this skill set requires you to complete the unit listed below. 

  • UNIT CODE
  • UNIT NAME

  • UNIT CODE
  • TLILIC0003
    Licence to operate a forklift truck
    UNIT CODE :
    TLILIC0003
    Unit description :
    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.
  • UNIT NAME
  • Licence to operate a forklift truck
Ways to study
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Ipswich
23 Nov 2022
1 year
2 workshops
Wednesday, Thursday
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $210
  • Full fee: $655
Ipswich
29 Mar 2023
1 year
2 workshops
Wednesday, Thursday
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $210
  • Full fee: $655
Ipswich
21 Jun 2023
1 year
2 workshops
Wednesday, Thursday
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $210
  • Full fee: $655
Ipswich
06 Sep 2023
1 year
2 workshops
Wednesday, Thursday
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $210
  • Full fee: $655
Ipswich
22 Nov 2023
1 year
2 workshops
Wednesday, Thursday
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $210
  • Full fee: $655
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Dalby
19 Oct 2022
1 year
2 workshops
Wednesday, Thursday
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $210
  • Full fee: $655
Toowoomba
16 Nov 2022
1 year
2 workshops
Wednesday, Thursday
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $210
  • Full fee: $655
Roma
23 Nov 2022
1 year
2 workshops
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $210
  • Full fee: $655
Warwick
30 Nov 2022
1 year
2 workshops
Wednesday, Thursday
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $210
  • Full fee: $655
Roma
15 Feb 2023
1 year
2 workshops
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $210
  • Full fee: $655
Toowoomba
22 Feb 2023
1 year
2 workshops
Wednesday, Thursday
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $210
  • Full fee: $655
Warwick
15 Mar 2023
1 year
2 workshops
Wednesday, Thursday
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $210
  • Full fee: $655
Dalby
19 Apr 2023
1 year
2 workshops
Wednesday, Thursday
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $210
  • Full fee: $655
Toowoomba
26 Apr 2023
1 year
2 workshops
Wednesday, Thursday
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $210
  • Full fee: $655
Warwick
17 May 2023
1 year
2 workshops
Wednesday, Thursday
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $210
  • Full fee: $655
Roma
14 Jun 2023
1 year
2 workshops
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $210
  • Full fee: $655
Toowoomba
26 Jul 2023
1 year
2 workshops
Wednesday, Thursday
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $210
  • Full fee: $655
Warwick
23 Aug 2023
1 year
2 workshops
Wednesday, Thursday
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $210
  • Full fee: $655
Roma
30 Aug 2023
1 year
2 workshops
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $210
  • Full fee: $655
Dalby
18 Oct 2023
1 year
2 workshops
Wednesday, Thursday
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $210
  • Full fee: $655
Toowoomba
15 Nov 2023
1 year
2 workshops
Wednesday, Thursday
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $210
  • Full fee: $655
Roma
22 Nov 2023
1 year
2 workshops
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $210
  • Full fee: $655
Warwick
29 Nov 2023
1 year
2 workshops
Wednesday, Thursday
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $210
  • Full fee: $655
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Kingaroy
09 Nov 2022
1 year
2 workshops
Wednesday, Thursday
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $210
  • Full fee: $655
Kingaroy
01 Mar 2023
1 year
2 workshops
Wednesday, Thursday
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $210
  • Full fee: $655
Kingaroy
31 May 2023
1 year
2 workshops
Wednesday, Thursday
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $210
  • Full fee: $655
Kingaroy
09 Aug 2023
1 year
2 workshops
Wednesday, Thursday
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $210
  • Full fee: $655
Kingaroy
08 Nov 2023
1 year
2 workshops
Wednesday, Thursday
Mixed mode
  • CSQ funded: $210
  • Full fee: $655
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Cairns
Anytime
3 days
Full time 7 hours per day
Mixed mode
  • Full fee: $655
CAMPUS START DATES DURATION WORKLOAD STUDY MODE WHAT YOU'LL PAY
Townsville (Trade Training Centre Bohle)
Anytime
3 days
Full time 7 hours per day
Mixed mode
  • Full fee: $655

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Licence to Operate a Forklift Truck Skill Set (SSTLI0007)
Payment Options

How can I pay for this course?

No matter what your circumstances, TAFE Queensland has a payment option to suit you. If you are unsure of what’s right for you, get in touch. We’re here to help. 

Payment plan

If you have difficulty paying for the full cost of a course upfront, you may be eligible for a payment plan.

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Upfront payment

This may be the full fee for the course, or the student contribution amount if you are eligible for a subsidy or concession.

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Important Information

Read this before applying

Selection criteria

To enrol in this program with TAFE Queensland you must be employed within the industry and have access to a forklift or reach truck. If you are not employed within the industry, you will require access to a forklift or reach truck, as well as an appropriate supervisor, and may need to speak with a teacher prior to enrolment.

You may undertake training prior to the age of 18, but must be 18 years of age or above in order to undertake your formal assessment. It is strongly recommended that prior to entering this course you have basic literacy and numeracy skills, as you will be required to undertake a formal assessment, and assistance cannot be provided during this assessment.

Resources required

You will require access to a forklift or reach truck (and appropriate supervision). The forklift must be safe to operate and comply with the relevant legislation. You will also require:

  • Personal Protective Equipment relevant to the workplace such as:
    • safety footwear complaint with the Australian Standard AS 2210
    • long sleeve, high-visibility shirts
    • long trousers
  • enclosed footwear for on campus training and assessment
  • personal stationery (pens and paper)
  • a valid and appropriate email address
Pathways

University pathways

If you want to go on to further study at university, TAFE Queensland has a pathway option to get you there. In many cases, completing one of our diplomas may give you a full year of credit towards a degree with one of our partner universities.

Learn more about University Pathways

  • James Cook University
  • Southern Cross University
  • University of Canberra
  • Griffith University
  • Queensland University of Technology
  • Federation University
  • University of Southern Queensland

How to Apply

Direct application

If you're ready to get started, simply hit the Apply Now button on your preferred course information page and get your application underway online. 

Course Disclaimer

All information was accurate at time of publication, however TAFE policies, tuition fees and course content is subject to change without notice. Course commencement is dependent on sufficient enrolment numbers. Timetable information is subject to change prior to commencement and/or during the duration of your course.