HELPING WORKERS FROM AIRLIE BEACH TO BOWEN OBTAIN FORKLIFT LICENCES
Corrsafe are the go-to experts in OH&S quality, training, testing and care in Queensland areas such as Airlie Beach and Bowen. We help workers obtain licences for forklifts and other heavy machinery through our nationally recognised courses. Our team of professionals are all fully qualified and offer only the best standard of training with high attention to detail and technical accuracy.
THE VALUE OF HAVING A FORKLIFT LICENCE
Forklifts are a useful tool in moving and storing heavy materials efficiently, but they can also cause damage to people and products when operated incorrectly. It is important that these powerful machines are only ever operated by certified individuals to minimise accidents and injuries, as well as reduce financial losses from damaged stock.
LICENCE TO OPERATE A FORKLIFT TRUCK – SPECIFICS
This unit specifies the outcomes required for the operation of a powered industrial truck equipped with a mast and an elevating load carriage to which is attached a pair of fork arms or other attachment, for licensing purposes. This definition also includes a truck on which the operator is raised with the attachment for order picking.
This unit requires the operator to be able plan the work, conduct routine checks on the forklift, shift loads in a safe manner, and shut down and secure the equipment after the completion of operations.
This unit is based on the National Standard for Licensing Persons Performing High Risk Work.
This unit in its current form meets state and territory licensing requirements.
Any alteration will result in a unit which is not acceptable to regulators for the purpose of licensing.
DO YOU NEED A FORKLIFT LICENCE FOR YOUR AIRLIE BEACH OR BOWEN WORKPLACE?
Forklifts are commonly used in many industries, including construction, transport, mining, retail, and warehousing. If you’re planning to join or are already employed in a workplace that has forklifts in operation, make sure you’re qualified to drive one by acquiring your forklift licence. Get in touch with the experts at Corrsafe by contacting us online or calling 07 4785 2850.