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Statement of Attainment in Licence To Operate An Order Picking Forklift Truck

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Overview About this course

Gain the knowledge and skills required to operate an order picker (stock picker) safely in line with industry and legislative standards, with the aim of achieving your high-risk work licence.

Outcomes What You'll Gain

Learning Outcomes

Through a mixture of theory and practical course work, learn to:

  • Safely operate an order picker (stock picker) to industry standards

  • Map out and plan individual tasks and stock picking

  • Conduct operational checks ahead of operating

  • Shutting down and packing up equipment

Course Outcomes

Gain practical experience and develop specialist skills that give you an advantage in the job market.

  • A nationally accredited Statement of Attainment

  • A pathway to further study in supply chain operations

  • Credit toward a full qualification

  • Specialist skills that will see you expand your career opportunities in the supply chain sector

Suitability Is This Course Right For You?

Entry requirements

This course requires evidence of previous experience or study before you can enrol

  • You must be 18 years of age to enrol in this course because you have to be 18 to legally operate the machinery

Completion requirements

During your study you’ll need to provide your teacher with the following evidence:

  • 100 points of ID are required to sit the licence assessment

Entry recommendations

To be prepared for this course, we recommend that you have:

  • Language, Literacy, and Numeracy (LLN), level of 2 or 3, the equivalent of Year 10 English and Maths

  • Experience in handling tools and equipment

  • The ability to understand and follow safety guidelines

  • The ability to pay attention to detail

TAFE NSW is committed to meeting the learning needs of every community. Meeting these needs can mean there are additional entry requirements at different campus locations. Check your preferred location for further requirements. If you need help preparing for study, contact us to find out how we can support you.

Pathways Future Career and Study Options

Career pathways

Our graduates go onto roles like: order picking forklift truck operator and logistics/distribution centre operator.


Once you have been deemed competent in the TAFE NSW order picker assessment, TAFE will organise a SafeWork assessment in order for you to achieve your LO class high-risk work licence. 100 points of ID are required to sit the licence assessment. Licence assessment is taken in English. No interpreters are permitted during the Safework NSW licence assessment.

Study pathways

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The Statement of Attainment in Licence To Operate An Order Picking Forklift Truck does not have any pre-requisite courses.

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Your experience counts

At TAFE NSW, we recognise your previous study and work experience. You can apply for recognition of prior learning or a credit transfer with any of our courses. If you're successful you'll get your qualification faster.

Units Units taught in this course

Core units are central to the job outcomes of a particular industry or occupation. These are the units industry has agreed are essential to be capable and qualified at a particular study level.

  • Licence to operate an order picking forklift truck TLILIC0004

TAFE NSW Services Facilities and Support

TAFE NSW provides support services across all campus locations and online. Whatever your needs or circumstances, we have the people, resources, counselling and facilities to support you in focusing on your studies.

  • TAFE NSW Disability Support Service

  • TAFE NSW Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) support

  • TAFE NSW Aboriginal Support; Learner support (ABE)

  • TAFE NSW Careers, Counselling and Pathways Service

  • TAFE NSW Libraries

  • Scholarship programs – be supported as you explore your talents and fulfil your potential

  • Smarthinking - online access to a tutor

  • LinkedIn Learning – an online resource which offers innovative courses and tutorials to improve your personal and professional skills

  • Student associations – get social with our student community

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