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When is a Forklift a Forklift?

When is a machine with Forks not a Forklift? What is the difference between a Forklift Truck and an Industrial Lift Truck? A Forklift Truck is a powered industrial lift truck equipped with lifting media made up of a mast and elevating work carriage, with a pair of fork arms…


How much does a Forklift Driver earn?

38% of Forklift Operators in industry have between 1 and 5 years experience Only 7% of Forklift Operators are women - the industry needs to do better than that! 4 out of 5 Forklift Operators are Highly Satisfied with their jobs Forklift Operators go on to roles such as: Storeperson…


Forklift Licence Test – Questions and Answers

The High Risk Work assessment consists of two parts: Written: 28 Critical Questions – 100 % to pass Calculations 8 Critical Questions - 100% to pass Written 30 non-critical questions – 90% to pass Only those who pass the written assessment can proceed to the practical assessment. If you are…


Scissor Lift Licence – is there one?

Boom and Scissor Lift Training Brisbane

Under the Workplace Health and Safety Act, any person operating a piece of plant or machinery has to have had sufficient training in doing so. That training has to be delivered by an appropriate and competent person, with the training qualification and equipment experience. In years gone by it was…


How old do you have to be to hold a Forklift Licence?

We are often asked how old you have to be to operate a Forklift. To sit the assessment you have to be 18 years of age minimum. However... you can begin the training at 17 years and 10 months - any machine operation whilst under training has to be under the…


Expired HRW Licence – Forklift, Order Picker, Boom Lift EWP

Over the past six years Worksafe Australia in conjunction with all the state Licencing Authorities began a rollout of expiring the 'old' high risk work licences. It could be argued that this was done somewhat by stealth - because the majority of licence holders only found out through the grapevine…

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Training centres in South East Queensland

Beenleigh

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38-44 James St, Beenleigh QLD 4207, Australia

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Eagle Farm

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7/231 Holt St, Eagle Farm QLD 4008, Australia

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Molendinar

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Unit 13, 6-8 Enterprise Street, Molendinar, Gold Coast

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