A Forklift (LF) licence is generally required for the following roles:
You can download a printable version of Armstrongs Forklift Licence course details here.
Armstrongs' forklift course is designed to develop skills and knowledge vital to the safe operation of a forklift. Armstrongs offers forklift licence courses for both the beginner and experienced operator.
Armstrongs is WorkSafe accredited to deliver forklift training and assessment. Armstrongs courses are aligned with industry requirements and are conducted in Armstrongs' purpose-built forklift training area is designed to provide students with the opportunity to experience a broad range of work place situations.
For students with limited or no forklift operating experience Armstrongs offer an intensive 3 day course specifically designed to deliver the essential skills and knowledge for the beginner operator. For students with forklift operating experience, Armstrongs offers a 2 day course.
Learner guides for the operation of a forklift, OH&S, and load & unload goods/cargo will be provided by Armstrongs at the commencement of the course.
Upon successful completion of the course students will attain the following units of competence:
By booking a forklift training course you are acknowledging acceptance of Armstrongs forklift terms and conditions of sale.
Plus (3 days):
This is Armstrongs standard forklift course for all students who have little to no prior forklift operating experience. This course is designed to develop the skills and knowledge vital to the safe operation of a forklift and is suitable for those looking to gain employment as a forklift operator, warehouse labourer/packer, storeperson, or heavy vehicle drivers who may be required to load and unload their own vehicles.
Armstrongs knows that assessments can be stressful and nerves can sometimes cause students to make simple operating errors. That's why all Armstrongs Plus forklift courses include an additional re-test.* That means you'll have two attempts to pass your practical operating assessment at no additional cost.
Express (2 days):
This course is for those students who have prior forklift operating experience under the instruction of (i) someone who holds a forklift licence or (ii) a workplace forklift trainer. Those who select this courses will be assumed to have existing forklift operating skills and knowledge in the areas of pre-start and post-start operational checks, operating a forklift at safe speeds, assessing loads and weights, moving and placing loads, and forklift shut down procedures.
Armstrongs Express forklift courses include only one attempt to to pass your practical operating assessment.
*Where a student requires a third practical retest or more, the third practical retest and any subsequent retest will be charged at $110.00 per retest.
By booking a forklift license training course you are acknowledging acceptance of Armstrongs forklift terms and conditions of sale.
Armstrongs' Nationally Accredited Course Fee Policy can be found here.