TLILIC0003 - Licence To Operate A forklift truck

Industrial-Grade Forklift Training in Sydney

The globalisation of trade logistics and efficient use of local warehousing systems created a need for qualified and reliable forklift operators in Australia. Various industries, from manufacturing to distribution to storage, embrace the necessity of skills training and recognition. A licensed forklift operator can earn over AU$30 an hour. HRTA provides recognised forklift training in Sydney for novices and renewal courses for experienced operators. Here is what you can expect:

TLILIC0003 – Licence to Operate a Forklift Truck

The course covers all the requirements for obtaining a national High-Risk Work Licence for forklifts (Class LF). Successfully completing this course will allow you to legally operate any type of forklift in Australia, including counterbalance, reach trucks and high-reach forklifts. The training equips participants with the skills and knowledge required to operate a forklift truck safely under various working conditions and during emergencies.

TLILIC0003 – Licence to Operate a Forklift Truck

  • Workplace Health and Safety Legislation and Operating Procedures.
  • Hazard identification, risk assessments, and control measures.
  • Work planning.
  • Overhead hazards.
  • Pre-start operational checks.
  • Damage and defect reporting.
  • Communication methods.
  • Grasping load data plate specifications.
  • Determining load weight and SWL.
  • Manoeuvring, loading, lifting, and stacking at various stack heights.
  • Unplanned or unsafe situations.
  • Post-operational checks.
  • Shutdown and secure procedures.

Prerequisites for Our Forklift Courses in Sydney

To enrol in our forklift courses, participants must:

  • Be over 18 years of age.
  • Possess sound English skills – read, write, speak, and understand technical concepts.
  • Be able to understand mathematical equations, and
  • Provide 100 points of identification as per SafeWork NSW requirements.

Details About Our Forklift Training in Sydney

HRTA NSW has its purpose-built training ground in Ingleburn. This site offers all necessary venue requirements for the course’s written component and practical demonstrations. Participants can put theory into practice and gain valuable insights concerning operating a forklift in various scenarios with the help of our qualified trainers and assessors.

The course for a forklift licence at our Sydney training facility is nationally recognised. It covers the theoretical and practical aspects of operating a forklift in the workplace. Qualifying students will receive a Statement of Attainment for TLILIC0003 – Licence to Operate a Forklift Truck upon conclusion of their training. An accredited SafeWork NSW assessor will issue the High-Risk Work Licence, valid for five years.

You can complete the forklift training in three days. The course consists of two training days and one day for written and practical assessments.

Why Choose HRTA?

Our objective is to equip course participants with the necessary skills and knowledge to perform well in their chosen careers. We prepare you to be 100% compliant and competent at your job, focusing on precision and putting safety first. We also offer Verification of Competencies as part of our forklift training in Sydney.


at HRTA NSW only (GST Exempt)