Forklift Training ALS


Aus Loadshifting offers training and assessment courses for a range of High Risk Work licences.

We are a Registered Training Organisation (RTO) and are accredited by
SafeWork NSW and ASQA to provide licences for


Aus loadshifting (ALS) is a family business established in 2000. We are also a registered training organisation.

We are committed to providing the best training and assessment experience to our customers, creating safer and more efficient workplaces.

Our services currently include Licences for Heavy vehicles, Earthmoving equipment and High risk work tickets. Our training facility offers modern equipment or we can provide our services on site.

While maintaining all SafeWork NSW and the Australian Skills Quality Authorities standards and policies, we will support and encourage a competent result.

We Provide:

  • Support to students who want to improve their skills
  • Support to other industry professionals for the compliant running of their business

We Offer:

  • Small classes with increased machine time
  • Flexible training plans to suit your needs
  • The option of using our machines and facilities, or we can work onsite with you
  • Flexible operating hours
  • A personal experience

Operating in Western Sydney and surrounds

Forklift Training – A Forklift truck is a machine equipped with a mast and an elevating load carriage to which is attached a pair of fork arms or other attachment. This definition also includes a truck on which the operator is raised with the attachment for order picking.

Course: TLILIC2001 Licence to operate a Forklift Truck

Aus Loadshifting provides forklift training in operating a Forklift Truck (LF).Our LF courses can be completed onsite at your workplace or you can attend our training facility.

Our course educators are available in Sydney’s Western suburbs, Inner West, CBD, North Shore, Central West NSW and other locations by negotiation Our trainers all hold a certificate IV in training and assessment and are SafeWork NSW accredited, they also have years of experience in the education and Earth moving industries.

Our course includes both theory and practical training on the machines and an assessment. There is no minimum or maximum course length and the time varies due to each person’s different skill set. The average time for completing the course is over a 2 day period.

Forklift Training Course Information

Course Content

  • Procedures
  • Pre-operational checks
  • Post-start operational checks
  • Hazard prevention/control measures
  • Unplanned and/or unsafe situations
  • General operations
  • Machine shut down

Assessment: The assessment contains two parts

  • Knowledge assessment – Written/oral exam containing both short answer and multiple choice questions. Each test varies in length and contains critical questions which must be answered correctly.
  • Performance assessment – A driving assessment which will include a pre-operation check, post-operation checks and general machine operations.

Course Outcome

  • If an applicant is successful a Notice of Satisfactory Assessment (NSA) is issued. This NSA, Application and fee must be lodged with Australia post within 60 days of the assessment to receive your ticket.
  • If an applicant is not successful they will be issued with an assessment summary (AS). An applicant cannot operate a Forklift under an AS. An AS is valid for 90 days. Reassessment conducted within this 90 days is only on the components the applicant was deemed not yet competent.

Course requirements: Applicants must be 18 years or older. There are no pre-requisites for this course.

Forklift Trucks which may be used to complete the course include counterbalanced Forklift, Reach Forklifts, rough terrain Forklifts, Internal combustion petrol, diesel, gas and/or electric Forklifts.

TLILIC2001 Licence to operate a Forklift Truck is a course governed by ASQA. You can verify the course credentials and our RTO status at

Courses we offer include:

  • Assessment for Heavy Vehicles
  • Training & Assessment for Earthmoving Equipment
  • High Risk work tickets for Forklift trucks & Elevated Work Platforms (EWP)



My Notice of Satisfactory Assessment (NSA) has expired (60 days), what can I do?

The only option if your NSA has expired is to complete the course again. This is a SafeWork NSW policy not our companies.

My Assessment Summary (AS) has expired (90 days), what can I do?

If your AS has expired you must complete the assessment again. This is a SafeWork NSW policy not our companies.

What do I need to bring with me on the day?

You must bring with you your 100 points of Identification to be checked by your trainer and also your assessor. You are also required to wear closed in shoes appropriate for a work site and high visibility clothing (a High visibility vest can be provided for you). There are facilities to make Tea and coffee and to heat up food at our onsite training facility however we do not supply meals. There is a take away shop and a McDonalds nearby.

How long will it take me to get my licence/ticket?

Every applicant’s abilities are different so we do not put a set time limit on our courses. When you and your trainer agree you are ready to complete the assessment you can do so. The average time taken to complete the course and assessment is over a 2 day period.

Do I need a Unique Student Identifier (USI)?

Yes, all students undertaking nationally recognised training are required to have a USI. You should have your current USI with you or have applied for one using the link in our resources folder before you arrive for your course.

How long will it take to receive my licence after I submit my paperwork at the post office?

It can take up to 6 weeks for your paper work to be finalised and to receive your licence.

Who do I call if my licence does not arrive?

SafeWork NSW 13 10 50