Forklift Training and Licencing in Sunshine Coast
The Sunshine Coast is one of the fastest growing cities in Australia due to economic growth. Between 2002-2015, it showcased a growth rate of 4.09% per annum with the increase of export and high-value employment. Though the city is known for its tourism industry and the inflow of travellers around the globe, there have been some remarkable industrial growth in recent years.
Job Prospects of Sunshine Coast
Recent reports confirm that it has strong construction, retail, food, and marine industries. All these industries provide great impetus to the economy of the Sunshine Coast and create thousands of jobs to the people of the city every year. When looking for a job that has diverse career options and applications in these sectors, forklift operations and maintenance becomes a primary choice for many people.
Why Forklift Training?
The job listings of Jora Australia show that at least two jobs are listed every day that require a forklift licence and operation skills in the Sunshine Coast. The warehousing industry, civil work departments, the manufacturing sector, and other sectors prefer people who have experience in operating a forklift. Even if you are employed, your forklift licence and expertise will help you to boost your career prospects.
On-site Training with Barclay Thomas Training
Barclay Thomas Training provides a world-class forklift training experience and assistance for licencing in the Sunshine Coast.
We offer training at your facility on your forklift. Workplace training can take place on a Wednesday, Thursday or Saturday am/pm.
We facilitate the forklift training at any facility as long as you meet the compliance standards of WHSQ. There is a minimum of three students for onsite training on the Sunshine Coast. You can contact us to learn about the compliance standards and our affordable fee structure.
On-site Program Schedule
Day 1: Induction Forklift Licence Training Gold Coast
You will be introduced to every component of operating a forklift in a busy workplace at a safe and competent level (theory and Practical) if satisfied with your operating competency the trainer will issue you with a training plan and a log book. You will then operate the forklift within your workplace (legally) under the general supervision of a licenced forklift operator and log your activity until you have completed the 27 to 40 hours required. It is now time to book your assessment.
Day 2: Assessment
The assessor will check your documentation, if your log book is not complete, you have not finished your training and the assessor will leave, under these circumstances to book another assessment will cost you a fee.
Assessment:Part One: is a written and numerical test, which can take about 60mins to complete. If you have English writing problems, you can ask to take the test verbally (addition fee), we will need advance notice of this at the time of booking your assessment.
Assessment: Part Two: is a practical and verbal test on the forklift and usually takes 40mins to complete.
Forklift licence fee.
The Fee is $96.80 and you only have 60 days from the date of assessment to submit your application online. Unfortunately after this date you will not be able to get a licence and you have to do the course all again, so be warned.
Connect with Us Today for Your Forklift Licence
Are you ready for a life-changing career? Call us today on (07) 5573 0216 or connect with us and take the first step towards a promising career.