Forklift Accessories

Modification History

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Release 1. This is the first release of this unit of competency in the TLI Transport and Logistics Training Package.


This unit involves the skills and knowledge required to operate a forklift in compliance with the relevant state/territory authority licence requirements and regulations, in a variety of operational contexts.

It includes checking forklift condition, driving forklift to fulfil operational requirements, and monitoring and maintaining forklift performance and site conditions.

Assessment of this unit will usually be undertaken within a licensing examination conducted by, or under the authority of, the relevant state/territory work health and safety (WHS)/occupational health and safety (OHS) authority.

Operation of a forklift is performed under some supervision, generally within a team environment.

No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this unit at the time of publication.

Pre-requisite Unit

Not applicable.

Competency Field

D – Load Handling

Forklift Attachments

Unit Sector

Not applicable.

Elements and Performance Criteria

Elements describe the essential outcomes.

Performance criteria describe the performance needed to demonstrate achievement of the element.


Check forklift condition


Condition of forklift is checked for compliance with WHS/OHS and workplace requirements for warning devices, manufacturer specifications and nature of load shifting task


Attachments are checked to ensure appropriate adjustment and operation


Mirrors and seats are adjusted for safe operation by driver


Logbooks are checked and appropriate workplace documentation is completed in accordance with workplace requirements


Drive forklift


Forklift is started, steered, manoeuvred, positioned and stopped in accordance with regulations and manufacturer instructions


Engine power is managed to ensure efficiency and performance and to minimise engine and gear damage


Operational hazards are identified and/or anticipated and avoided or controlled through defensive driving and appropriate hazard control techniques


Forklift is driven in reverse, maintaining visibility and achieving accurate positioning


Forklift is parked, shut down and secured in accordance with manufacturer specifications, regulations and workplace procedures


Operate forklift to handle loads


Lifting task to be undertaken is appropriately planned, and correct lifting truck and attachments are selected


Load is lifted, carried, lowered and set down in accordance with WHS/OHS legislation, manufacturer specifications and company procedures


Monitor site conditions


Hazards and traffic flow are identified when selecting the most efficient route and appropriate adjustments are made


Site conditions are assessed to enable safe operations and to ensure no injury to people or damage to property, equipment, loads or facilities occurs


Monitor and maintain forklift performance


Performance and efficiency of vehicle operation is monitored during use


Defective/irregular performance and malfunctions are reported to relevant personnel


Forklift records are maintained/updated in accordance with workplace procedures and legislative requirements

Foundation Skills

Foundation skills essential to performance are explicit in the performance criteria of this unit of competency.

Range of Conditions

Range is restricted to essential operating conditions and any other variables essential to the work environment.

Non-essential conditions can be found in the Companion Volume Implementation Guide.

Unit Mapping Information

This unit replaces and is equivalent to TLID2010A Operate a forklift.

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