Forklift Sydney

To meet legal requirements, a person that operates a forklift is required to obtain a forklift licence.

LF class forklift is the most common type of forklift licence and covers most cases of forklift operation. It allows the operator to use the most common types of counter balanced forklift as well as reach trucks (hi reach).


3 days (2 days training plus 1 day assessing)


Wetherill Park


Prepaid Special $495.00

$495 Prepaid Special* (Additional fees: WorkCover NSW license fee is payable by each participant at Australia Post office)

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Course Overview

Licence to operate a forklift truck [LF] TLILIC2001

  • Certificate Issued on the Day
  • 3 days (2 days training plus 1 day assessing)
  • In Person
  • Nationally Accredited

To meet legal requirements, a person that operates a forklift is required to obtain a forklift licence.

Edway is Nationally Recognised & Accepted
by all Employers

Nationally Recognised Forklift Training


Forklift training course covers following topics:

  • Compliance with WHS licensing legislation
  • Communicate and work safely with others in the work area
  • Identify hazards associated with the operation of the forklift truck and put in place effective hazard controls
  • Conduct pre-start-up, operational. moving loads and shut down and security checks of the forklift truck according to procedures
  • Operate the forklift truck and move loads safely, including driving and maneuvering, picking up and placing of loads at various stack heights and driving forklift truck with load in forward and reverse, maintaining visibility
  • Assessment of the safe application of knowledge and forklift skills to workplace tasks

Course Outcomes

On successful completion of this forklift course, participants will be issued a National Assessment Summary (NSA) and application form which will allow them to apply for a SafeWork NSW High Risk Work licence for class LF.

HRW Licences are valid for 5 years from the date of issue. To apply for your HRW licence, participants must lodge HRW assessment paperwork and application form at an Australia Post outlet together with a passport sized photo and pay the prescribed processing fee within 60 days of completion of your final HRW assessment.

IMPORTANT: Failure to lodge paperwork on time will result in you being an unlicensed operator and further training and/or assessing fees will apply after the 60-day period.

Course Requirements

  1. Identification. Participants are required to provide 100 points of I.D. (including NSW address).
    IMPORTANT: If participant fails to provide 100 points of I.D., a re-booking fee of $100 will be charged for assessment to be re-scheduled.
  2. Minimum Age. Participants must be over 18 years of age.
  3. Basic understanding of English language. Participants are required to have basic understanding, reading and writing English skills.
  4. Basic understanding of technical concepts. To be able to successfully complete the course, participants are required to have basic understanding of technical concepts.

Course Location

WETHERILL PARK Unit 1, 108 Newton Road, Wetherill Park NSW 2164
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* Prepaid Special $495.00 (Terms & Conditions apply)

Payment at the door $495.00

Training Provider Information

The course is delivered and certificates are issued by the Cobra Contracting Pty Ltd (RTO No 91601).

Cobra Contracting Pty Ltd is approved by Australian Skills and Quality Authority (ASQA) and SafeWork NSW to deliver this training course.

Important USI Requirement

From 1 January 2015, every student who undertakes nationally recognised Vocational Education and Training (VET) in Australia is required to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). Students can use their USI to access their enrolment and achievement record from a single online source. The USI is made up of ten numbers and letters. A USI account will contain all of a student’s nationally recognised training records and results since 1 January 2015.


  • Edway Training will verify your USI before a certificate or statement can be issued.
  • You can apply for your USI after completing this registration process here


We love questions, almost as much as we love providing answers. Here are a few samplings of what we’re typically asked, along with our responses.

Can Centrelink pay for my course?

Centrelink does not make payments directly to training organisations for participants’ courses. What you will have to do is register with a local job agency, your case worker will make the booking with us on your behalf as well as arrange payment.

Can I pay for my course in instalments?

All courses must be paid for in full either at the time of booking or at the time of registration. Our training course prices are extremely competitive and high quality. We aim to make them as affordable as possible while still providing superior training solutions.

After my course, can you find me work?

We are closely tied with Edway Labour Hire, a recruitment company specialising in short term labour hire in the construction industry. If you are interested in applying, please see one of our friendly staff members.

What if I struggle with English?

For all our courses, a basic to intermediate understanding of the English language is required. Some courses allow the use of translators or interpreters, it is best to check the course requirements before making a booking. If we suspect you may struggle to understand the course content, you will be asked to complete an English test.

What payment methods do you accept?

We accept VISA/Mastercard payments as well as EFTPOS or cash. We can invoice your company, however, this needs to be arranged prior to your course.

What is your cancellation policy?

Generally, we require 48 business hours notice in order to cancel a booking. Changes to class times are allowed, but not within 48 hours of the class commencing.

Our trainers are here to help

Sibby Ilzhofer

Sibby has been a trainer for the last 20 years in various industries. Since 2010, she has become a VET sector specialist, specialising in Certificate IV in Training and Assessing, Leadership and Management, Work Health and Safety and First Aid.

Gino Debono

Gino Debono coming from the fire fighting background and was responsible for training of junior fire fighters, leading station drill and lecturing at schools. He’s passionate about training whether as a paid professional or as a volunteer.

Mehmet Obul

Mehmet Obul is one of Edway’s longest standing trainers. Training for us since 2010, Mehmet comes from a vast background from being a Doctor in China and having 15+ years in the construction industry.

Learn in Sydney

Our 3 day course (2 days training and 1 day assessment) at Wetherill Park commences at 7:30am each day.

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To book a course, click your preferred date and location from the calendar. Then complete the online registration form on the following page. Once your details are submitted, you will receive confirmation of your booking via email.

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Edway Training is a well-established, Australian based short courses training provider. We specialise in courses for construction, health and hospitality industries.

We have a solid reputation for running quality Group Training Programs across Sydney, NSW and Melbourne, VIC. Edway Training is committed to providing quality training at affordable prices. We are very flexible with the time and dates of the delivery of the courses and will do our best to accommodate your schedule. If the course can’t be delivered at your location, we can organise a special class for your group at one of our offices.

Forklift Course Sydney

We’re here to help!

Our friendly staff are here with personalised advice to help you find the right solution for you needs. This team of industry pros has extensive knowledge of the latest course information and requirements to assist your every need.

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