Licence to operate a forklift truck

Formats and tools

Unit Description
Reconstruct the unit from the xml and display it as an HTML page.
Assessment Tool
an assessor resource that builds a framework for writing an assessment tool
Assessment Template
generate a spreadsheet for marking this unit in a classroom environment. Put student names in the top row and check them off as they demonstrate competenece for each of the unit's elements and performance criteria.
Assessment Matrix
a slightly different format than the assessment template. A spreadsheet with unit names, elements and performance criteria in separate columns. Put assessment names in column headings to track which performance criteria each one covers. Good for ensuring that you've covered every one of the performance criteria with your assessment instrument (all assessement tools together).
Wiki Markup
mark up the unit in a wiki markup codes, ready to copy and paste into a wiki page. The output will work in most wikis but is designed to work particularly well as a Wikiversity learning project.
Evidence Guide
create an evidence guide for workplace assessment and RPL applicants
Competency Mapping Template
Unit of Competency Mapping – Information for Teachers/Assessors – Information for Learners. A template for developing assessments for a unit, which will help you to create valid, fair and reliable assessments for the unit, ready to give to trainers and students
Observation Checklist
create an observation checklist for workplace assessment and RPL applicants. This is similar to the evidence guide above, but a little shorter and friendlier on your printer. You will also need to create a seperate Assessor Marking Guide for guidelines on gathering evidence and a list of key points for each activity observed using the unit's range statement, required skills and evidence required (see the unit's html page for details)

Self Assessment Survey
A form for students to assess thier current skill levels against each of the unit's performance criteria. Cut and paste into a web document or print and distribute in hard copy.
Moodle Outcomes
Create a csv file of the unit's performance criteria to import into a moodle course as outcomes, ready to associate with each of your assignments. Here's a quick 'how to' for importing these into moodle 2.x
Registered Training Organisations
Trying to find someone to train or assess you? This link lists all the RTOs that are currently registered to deliver TLILIC108A, 'Licence to operate a forklift truck'.
Google Links
links to google searches, with filtering in place to maximise the usefulness of the returned results
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Elements and Performance Criteria

Elements and Performance Criteria


Performance Criteria


Plan work


Potential workplace hazards are identified


Hazard control measures are identified consistent with appropriate standards to ensure the safety of personnel and equipment


Appropriate forklift truck is selected according to the load and workplace conditions


Working area is inspected to determine appropriate path of movement for loads and forklift truck


Communication methods are identified according to procedures


Conduct routine checks


Forklift is visually checked for any damage or defects


All signage and labels are visible and legible according to the appropriate standard


All controls are located and identified


Pre-start operational checks are carried out according to procedures


Forklift is started according to procedures and checked for any abnormal noise


Post-start operational checks are carried out according to procedures


All forklift functions and safety devices are tested to their maximum according to procedures


Defects and damage are reported and recorded according to procedures, and appropriate action is taken


Shift load


The weight of load is assessed to ensure compliance with forklift truck data plate specifications


Appropriate hazard prevention/control measures are implemented and communicated with personnel in the work area


Forklift is operated at a safe speed and according to procedures


Loads are moved and placed to ensure stability of material and avoidance of hazards


Load movement is monitored constantly ensuring safety to personnel and load, and structural stability


Unplanned and/or unsafe situations are responded to in line with procedures


Shut down and secure forklift truck


Forklift truck is parked to avoid hazards


Forklift is shut down according to procedures


Routine post-operational forklift checks are carried out according to procedures


Forklift is secured to prevent unauthorised access/use


All defects and damage are reported and recorded according to procedures, and appropriate action is taken

Qualifications and Skillsets

TLILIC108A appears in the following qualifications:

  • CPC30411 - Certificate III in Demolition
  • CPC20511 - Certificate II in Stoneworking
  • CPC32111 - Certificate III in Signage
  • CPC20111 - Certificate II in Construction
  • CPC30411 - Certificate III in Demolition
  • CPC20511 - Certificate II in Stoneworking
  • CPC32111 - Certificate III in Signage
  • CPC20111 - Certificate II in Construction
  • UEP20110 - Certificate II in ESI Generation (Operations Support)
  • AUR20408 - Certificate II in Automotive Electrical Technology
  • AUR30308 - Certificate III in Automotive Electrical Technology
  • AUR30605 - Certificate III in Automotive Specialist
  • AUR31005 - Certificate III in Automotive Sales
  • AUR30405 - Certificate III in Automotive Mechanical Technology
  • FPI20405 - Certificate II in Wood Panel Products
  • FPI20505 - Certificate II in Timber Manufactured Products
  • FPI20305 - Certificate II in Sawmilling and Processing
  • FPI20105 - Certificate II in Forest Growing and Management
  • FPI20605 - Certificate II in Timber Merchandising
  • FPI20205 - Certificate II in Harvesting and Haulage
  • AHC30110 - Certificate III in Agriculture