To produce a forklift operator that will have the knowledge, skills and attributes for all essential areas of the units of competency covered in the forklift course undertaken, enabling the individual to drive effectively and safely. The trainee will also be able to demonstrate the appropriate responsibilities of a driver of a forklift with emphasis on accident prevention and driver responsibility.
OSH Approved Forklift skills course and Endorsement
NZQA Unit Standard
10851 Operate a powered industrial lift truck (forklift)
Optional: 18496 Demonstrate knowledge and skills for driving a forklift on a road for endorsement F (forklifts)
Attendance Numbers Minimum of 8, maximum of 10 per trainer
Course Duration 1 day
Minimum of 20 hours experienced required.
This course requires a level of fitness to demonstrate competency for the skill being trained.
The forklift OSH certificate is valid for 3 years from the date completion.
*Pre-requisite for F endorsement: - Current New Zealand Full Class 1 drivers licence.