This course covers US10851 Operate a powered industrial lift truck (forklift) and US18496 Demonstrate knowledge and skills for driving a forklift on a road for endorsement F (forklifts).
The successful completion of this course allows you to operate a forklift in any area whether or not that area is deemed to be a public road in New Zealand. i.e. any area whether there is authorised public access or not as required by NZ Transport Agency guidelines.
Courses are run at Unit 5, 2 Ivan Jamieson Place, Christchurch Airport, Christchurch, 8053
Please check with us
If you have a special need, we run Group training courses for companies that have a large number of employees requiring OSH certified forklift truck operator training and F endorsement training that can be delivered at our training rooms or at yours. If your company has a need for a Group training course then please contact us at your convenience
Cost to do this course
This course costs $485.00 including GST
Course Pre-requisite for OSH certificate
Licence requirements for F endorsement
Note: Licence endorsement and licence class systems work together
One Day course approximately 4–6 hours and includes a practical of approximately 15 mins
Theory; Unit Standard 10851, Operate a powered industrial lift truck (forklift) that includes:
All practical drives are completed in accordance with Competenz National Standards as required by NZ Transport Agency guidelines.
Upon successful completion of Unit Standard 10851 you will be issued with a Certificate of Competency and a wallet sized ID card from Know The Rule that is valid for 3 years from the date that you successfully completed Unit Standard 10851 and for the successful completion of Unit Standard 18496 you will be issued with a NZ Transport Agency certificate.
You will need to take this certificate to a NZ Transport Agency approved Driver Licensing Agency either VTNZ or AA where your details will be recorded and a temporary licence will be issued. Your new licence will be sent to you (usually around 4 weeks) with the inclusion of your F endorsement.
You are NOT licensed to operate a forklift truck on a New Zealand road until you have submitted your NZ Transport Agency Certificate to either VTNZ or AA and received your (Temporary) licence that includes your F Endorsement.