Operate a Forklift – 2 Day – Standard


Training Plan
Operate a Forklift - 2 Day Beginners Course
FL 2 DAY KALGOORLIE 27-28.05.24: 27-05-2024 to 28-05-2024 at Kalgoorlie Training Centre, Kalgoorlie, WA Full
FL 2 DAY KALGOORLIE 29-30.05.24: 29-05-2024 to 30-05-2024 at Kalgoorlie Training Centre, Kalgoorlie, WA Full
FL 2 DAY KALGOORLIE 10-11.06.24: 10-06-2024 to 11-06-2024 at Kalgoorlie Training Centre, Kalgoorlie, WA Full
FL 2 DAY KALGOORLIE 17-18.06.24: 17-06-2024 to 18-06-2024 at Kalgoorlie Training Centre, Kalgoorlie, WA Full
FL 2 DAY KALGOORLIE 10-11.07.24: 10-07-2024 to 11-07-2024 at Kalgoorlie Training Centre, Kalgoorlie, WA Apply
FL 2 DAY KALGOORLIE 29-30.07.24: 29-07-2024 to 30-07-2024 at Kalgoorlie Training Centre, Kalgoorlie, WA Apply

This course will equip inexperienced students with the skills and knowledge to safely operate a forklift truck in order to attain the relevant High Risk Work Licence. Your training will include hazard identification and control measures, driving the forklift to fulfil operational requirements, monitoring and maintaining forklift performance, pre-start and post-operational checks and procedures & onsite communication methods.


This standard Forklift course is suitable for inexperienced students and also caters for other levels of experience.
The first day consists of theory and practical training and the second day is for assessment only.
The written theory assessment is "closed book" and all questions MUST be answered without access to any learning resources or other assistance.

Payment Plan
Payment Amount Paid By Upfront
Course Price: $500.00 Yes
WorkSafe Licencing Fee $86.00 Yes
Photo's for Worksafe Application $16.50 Yes
Total Cost: ***Payment is required to secure your booking, please contact our office*** $602.50 Yes
Note: All payments are represented in Australian dollars

The course will be conducted over 2 days.
Pre-reading is required prior to commencing course.

Entry Requirements

Must be over 18 years of age & Photo ID must be presented on arrival at the training premises.

WORKSAFE considers that to assist in ensuring safety at the workplace and to comply with Work Health and Safety (General) Regulations 2022 requirements, applicants for a High Risk Work Licence must have sufficient knowledge of the English language to communicate orally with other workers and where appropriate, be able to ready and understand the following:
• Safety signs at workplaces.
• Operator manuals in the case of plant such as, for example, fork-lift trucks, work platforms and cranes
• Load charts and/or compliance plates in the case of plant as exampled above.
• Job Safety Analysis (JSAs) .

Assessment Requirements

The course will be based on theoretical sessions, equipment demonstrations, practical exercises and written assessments.

In undertaking the written component of the Assessment Instrument WorkSafe does not permit, under any circumstances, an interpreter to be used and requires that participants attempt the written examination in their own handwriting. Being able to write answers to the written questions is an essential means of demonstrating to the Assessor that they can read the English language. However, when marking written assessments, Assessors can seek verbal clarification/enhancement of questions not fully answered.

Participants who are deemed competent will receive a Nationally recognised Statement of Attainment issued by RIKLAN Emergency Management Services (RTO 51994) under the Australian Qualifications Framework.

Delivery Mode

Face to face and practical hands-on training conducted by an experienced Trainer/Assessor with strong knowledge of relevant Legislation, Australian Standards and Codes of Practice.

Materials or Equipment Required

Participants must wear long pants, long sleeve shirts and steel cap boots.


If you are a new or continuing student undertaking nationally recognised training, you need a USI in order to receive your qualification or statement of attainment for this unit.

Expired licence's can be renewed within 12 months from the date of expiry by contacting WorkSafe on 1300 307 877. If you turn up on the day of the course and it’s found that you hold an expired licence that it able to be renewed, a full cancellation fee of the course price will be charged.

Course Fee

Individual: $500.00
For company bookings, please contact our office on 08 90211222 or email

Course Fee

If a you have an interstate licence and are required to transfer to a WA licence, you will be required to pay a new licence fee of $86.00 and a transfer fee of $86.00.

Units of Competence
TLILIC0003 Licence to operate a forklift truck

Forklift Training

Empowering Your Career with Forklift Expertise

Riklan offers comprehensive Forklift Operation Courses designed for both beginners and experienced operators. Whether you are new to forklift operation or seeking to refine your skills, our courses at the Kalgoorlie Training Centre provide the hands-on experience and theoretical knowledge necessary to operate a forklift safely and efficiently.

Tailored Training Programs

Operate a Forklift - 2-Day Standard Course: Perfect for inexperienced students, this course covers everything from basic operations to advanced handling techniques, ensuring a solid foundation in forklift safety and operations. Operate a Forklift - 1 Day AdvancedCourse: Specifically designed for those with at least 15 or more hours safely operating a forklift This course emphasises safety and fundamental skills, preparing you for real-world applications

Comprehensive Course Coverage

Our training encompasses hazard identification, control measures, operational handling, and maintenance of forklift performance. The curriculum is designed to ensure you are well-prepared to handle typical workplace scenarios effectively.

Dedicated to High Standards

Training is conducted face-to-face, allowing for a thorough and hands-on learning experience. Our trainers are experienced professionals with a deep understanding of relevant legislation, Australian standards, and best practices in workplace safety.

Frequently Asked Questions

I have an expired forklift licence. What should I do?

Expired licences can be renewed within 12 months from the expiry date by contacting WorkSafe.

Already hold an HRWL and want to add an LF?

Contact our office to discuss adding a Forklift (LF) qualification to your existing HRWL.

Can I travel to Western Australia to do my course?

Yes, you can be issued with a WA HRW licence even if you reside in another state, under certain conditions. Please contact WorkSafe’s Licensing Branch for specific advice.

What is the assessment process?

The assessment includes both written and practical components, conducted over one/two days, with all assessments being "closed book".

What if I fail an assessment?

You can retake the assessment within 60 days, although further reassessments may incur fees.

Can I get a refund if I decide not to complete the training?

No, refunds are not provided once training has commenced, as per our standard Terms and Conditions.

Prepare to Advance

Equip yourself with the essential skills and certification to operate a forklift safely and competently. For more information or to book your spot in one of our upcoming courses, contact Riklan’s office at 08 6118 7613 or via email at