This unit of competency covers the functions required to prepare and operate a forklift to meet minimum
training and assessment standards for the purposes of certification. This unit has been developed in
accordance with the licensing and assessment requirements of Australian Workplace Health and Safety.
This unit involves planning the work for the prevailing working conditions, using the controls and operating
systems to manage the operation of the equipment, locating the load and identifying the load characteristics,
safely moving the load, monitoring the controls and stopping, shutting down and securing the equipment
after the completion of operations.
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