ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR FORKLIFT TRAINING
Humber College will assist you no matter where you are based in Brisbane or regional Queensland.
We provide practical, high-quality training five days a week.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
The cost of getting a forklift training Brisbane licence ranges from $250 – $600 per student depending on several factors like a different type of forklift used for training and the Regional Transport Office. This fee includes materials and supplies. However, you can get a discount if you apply to a group.
The forklift licence Brisbane has a validity of 5 years, and after completing 5 years, this licence expires. The renewal application should be made from 3 months before the expiry until 12 months after the expiry date of your licence.
You can get a forklift training licence Brisbane from employer-sponsored training, training course from training school, along with it you can get a licence from taking the online certification.
For choosing the best forklift training school in Brisbane, you can keep the things in mind like school offer proper training course including classroom lecture, practical driving, placements provided by the training school, use of different forklift types. Before choosing a training school, do adequate research.
The duration of the certification depends on the type of truck you want to drive. Usually, it takes 3-4 days to get the certification. However, if you have prior experience in driving, then the duration can be at least as two days.
Getting an online forklift certification is a good option if you have a tight schedule. Usually taking a certification course of fork lifting require you to give at least 2-3 days, and with a tight schedule, we often don’t have that time, that’s why an online certification is a good option in this case.
The answer to this question is. Yes, you can retry and repeat the certification test. However, you need to pay the fees again because of the time invested and the paper material spends during the trial. Also, students hardly fail this retake test.
The forklift training components consist of theory class or classroom discussion, written examinations which are multiple-choice based questions. It also includes practical training (forklift driving), a skills assessment test that is done practically, and if you clear everything, then you receive your certificate.
If you have somehow lost your licence, then you can ask your employer to get the new one.
However, if you have received the licence from a training school, then you can contact them about the missing licence, they will assist you in getting a new permit.
If you intend to pass the practical forklift test you must keep in mind the following things:
1. Always apply safety first before starting.
2. Remember about forklift controls.
3. Use signal lights when you turn
4. Slow down at intersections and have a clear view.
5. Proper and safe loading and unloading
6. Places loads in proper places
7. Lastly, deactivate forklift control, turn off power steering and do the secure parking.