things you MUST know

Following are the Requirements for all HRW Licencing

  • You must be over the age of 18 years to apply for your HRW licence.
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  • You must be able to speak, read & write english.
    You will need to complete some basic numeracy calculations and a have reasonable grasp of the written english language.
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  • You will need 3 forms of ID (e.g. driver’s licence, passport, birth certificate, medicare card, etc.)
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  • You must be a competent operator to get your Forklift Licence, therefore we offer different courses:

    • Beginners course – for those with little or no previous experience.
    • Fast Track course – for Experienced operators who can show evidence of sufficient recent operations
    • all courses include Theory, Calculations (maths) and practical training.
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  • Once you are competent, you will sit the final assessment. This consists of two parts:
    • Written Assessment – questions with written answers & calculation questions
    • Practical Assessment – identify site safety – forklift safety – operate safely
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  • When you pass you will receive your Certificate (AS1) on the same day
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  • Now you can apply online to WH&S for your 5 year HRW licence (plastic card) at a cost of around $94.00 (the card can take up to 4 weeks to arrive)