Forklift Training Basics
How old do I need to be?
You need to be a minimum of 18 years of age
Can I do training after hours?
We do facilitate after hours & weekend training. Call us today to get started.
What level of English do I need?
You need to be able to read and write basic English or inform us of learning difficulties so we can facilitate your training needs. Call us now to find out more.
What do I need to bring?
You will need to provide identification, comfortable work clothing, enclosed shoes (preferably Safety Boots) and your lunch or lunch money.
Can I drive a forklift once enrolled in your course?
Under Section 82 of the WHS Regulations (exemptions) you can legally drive a forklift while enrolled in a HWR course and under the supervision of a licensed driver. Call us today to find out more.
Are you certified?
Yes we are. Call us today to find out more.
How many do I need for Onsite Training?
We will come and train at your site if you have 6+ trainees. Call us today to get started.
Is there any extra charge for onsite training?
No extra on-site training cost. Call us today to get started.
What is the duration of the course?
Courses can vary according to your needs and whether you are completely new to forklifts or just need a refresher course. Our Courses include: Beginners forklift course: This type of course is for beginners with little to no understanding of operating a forklift.Structure Day 1 Introduction to Forklift Training Day 2 Forklift Practice and Student Appraisal Day 3 Theoretical/Practical/AssessmentAccelerated forklift Training: Appropriate for experienced drivers who already understand the basics of forklift driving; often used for refreshing skills and improving workplace safety.Structure Home Work Day 1 Theoretical/Practical/Assessment. Call us to find out more.
How do I Qualify for the Accelerated FL Course?
Our accelerated applicants need to supply evidence of prior learning:- Old forklift qualification, - Expired HWR forklift qualification - Foreign forklift qualification, - by obtaining a statutory declaration explaining how they are experienced.Call us to find out more.
What is the Homework?
- We supply a Learning Materials package for Accelerated Trainees, which comes in the form of a workbook and activities book that work in conjunction. This package also has logbooks if needed and a blank Stat Dec.- We also supply a Student Appraisal which needs to be completed before assessmentCall us to find out more.
Do you do refresher Courses for HRW FL holders?
Yes - Call us to find out more.
How can I prepare for my forklift licence?
By researching anything in regards to Work Place safety and forklifts: - Such as Hazard Identification - Hazard Control - Communication - Understanding FL plant - Understanding your duty as a HRW LF holderCall us to find out more.
How long does a forklift licence last?
Forklift licences must be renewed every 5 years and needs to be renewed within 1 year of expiry date. Call us today to get started!
Do I get my money back at Tax Time?
Our service is 100% tax deductible. Call us today to get started!
Do I have to pay to renew my Forklift Licence?
Yes. Call us to find out more.
How much does a course cost?
Beginners $550 Accelerated $500 Refresher $90. Call us today to get started!
Where do I find the Application for a new Queensland HRW Licence?
You can find the Application for a new Queensland HRW Licence here
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