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Operate Heavy Forklift

Course Fee and Grant Funding Self Sponsored Company Sponsored
SME Non-SME
For International Learners Full Course Fee $820.00 $820.00 $820.00
For Singapore Citizens and PRs aged 21 years and above $820.00 $789.50 $789.50
For Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above $820.00 $789.50 $789.50
SkillsFuture Credit Claimable Yes No No

All prices indicated above are in SGD and nett prices. No GST charges.

COURSE FEE AND GRANT FUNDING

Self Sponsored
For International Learners Full Course Fee $820.00
For Singapore Citizens and PRs aged 21 years and above $820.00
For Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above $820.00
SkillsFuture Credit Claimable Yes
Company Sponsored SME Non-SME
For International Learners Full Course Fee $820.00 $820.00
For Singapore Citizens and PRs aged 21 years and above $789.50 $789.50
For Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above $789.50 $789.50
SkillsFuture Credit Claimable No No

All prices indicated above are in SGD and nett prices. No GST charges.

To equip heavy forklift operators with Skills, Knowledge and Attitudes to operate heavy forklifts safely.

  • Determine Occupational Safety & Wellbeing Specifications
    • Observe Workplace Safety & Health Act & Singapore Standard requirements
    • Interpret work instruction
    • Use of Pre-Operation Checklist
  • Implement Heavy Forklift Requirements and Processes
    • Observe different types & specifications of heavy forklifts
    • Identify the parts of heavy forklift
    • Observe & apply safety practices according to CP and SOP when carrying out inspection of internal and external of heavy forklift
    • Understand details of mechanisms
    • Apply lift truck physics
    • Safe practices for operating heavy forklifts
    • Wear personal protective equipment (PPE) correctly
    • Report any abnormalities in heavy forklift
    • Identify environment and safe routes
    • Observe safe forklift driving on different terrains and ramps
    • Assess loads for transport
  • Evaluate Loads to ensure Adherence to Heavy Lifting Safety Measures
    • Understand cargo handling labels
    • Understand types of stacking
  • Ascertain Components of Safe Lifting
    • Observe types of terrain before movement
    • Prepare work areas for lifting activities
    • Risk Management techniques
  • The Participant must be Singapore Citizen or Permanent Resident or holder of a valid Employment Pass / Work Permit.
  • Participants must possess a WSQ Operate Forklift Certificate.
  • Assessment Hours – 2.5
  • Classroom Training Hours – 5.25
  • Practical / Practicum Training Hours – 10
  • Frequency : weekdays as per time-table
  • Time: 8:30am to 6:30pm
  • (TGS-2019503492) 2 May 2019 – 31 December 2024
  • Theory – $30
  • Practical – $50

*call to reschedule
*candidate require to retake course if still NYC on 2nd attempt.

Participants must attain at least 75% of physical attendance to be eligible to take the assessment at the end of the course. Those who pass the examination will be awarded a Certificate of Attendance/Performance.