TLILIC0003 Licence to Operate a Forklift Truck

Level up.

You can rely on DGT's Forklift Training and learning support to ensure you gain your Forklift Licence with ease, within your allocated timeframe.

Get ready to lift your career to new heights with DGT.

This training course will teach you:

  • Introduction to Forklifts
  • Pre-operation checks
  • Forklift Planning
  • Risk management
  • Forklift Emergency procedures
  • Shifting loads with your forklift
  • Manoeuvring your forklift
  • Stacking pallets safely with a forklift
  • Lifting heavy loads with a forklift
  • Shut down procedures for your forklift


Relevant Career Pathways

This course is helpful when pursuing a career in;

  • Engineering
  • Warehousing
  • Marine
  • Construction
  • Shipping
  • Logistics
  • Freight Handling
  • Stage Production
  • Land Management
  • Agriculture
  • Demolition
  • Civil Construction
  • Drilling
  • Earthmoving


Course Requirements

Please see requirements for learners below;

  • Must be able to read and write English
  • Must be 18 years old
  • Must have access to forklift for training
  • Must be able to complete 40 hours logbook training on forklift within 6 months of training day
  • Must have access to supervisor with forklift license for log book
Licence Duration

Your Forklift Licence will last 5 years. 

High Risk licence are no longer lodged with Australia Post. Applicants must lodge their application online at or by telephone on 1300 362 128. This must be done within 60 days of successfully completing the practical assessment.

Course Units

The licence issued once all learning requirements of this training course are satisfactorily met is;

  • TLILIC0003 Licence To Operate a Forklift Truck

This nationally recognised qualification is issued by DGT with the Registered Training Orgnisation (RTO) number 1719. 

Course Details

Delivery & Duration
2 Day - Split Face to Face Course 
  • First join us for Day 1 of training - Theory Section
  • Then gain 40 hours log book training supervised by a Forklift Licence Holder - must be completed within 6 months of Day 1
  • Finally join us for Day 2 - Forklift Licence Assessment: Theory, Calculations and Practical Testing 

For the 2 days of training you will be located at DGT's dedicated training centre which is found at;

56 Duhig Street, Harristown

Toowoomba, 4350

Please park in the back car park and report to Training Centre Reception upon arrival. 

For the logbook work you are required to be located on site with supervision from a current Forklift Licence Holder

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