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F Endorsement Course

Experienced Operators Only

About this course

This course covers US18496 (V2) Demonstrate knoweldge and skills for driving a forklift on a road for endorsement F (forklifts).

The above unit standard enables you to operate a forklift in a public area. Eg. Street, culverts, ferries, motorway etc. 

 

The below classes of licence allow you to operate the following forklifts:

  • NZ Class 1 Full Licence (with an F endorsement) covers forklifts with a Gross Laden Weight of up to 18,000 Kg. 
  • NZ Class 2 Full Licence (with an F endorsement) covers forklifts with a Gross Laden Weight exceeding 18,000 Kg.

 

*Please note that the licence endorsement and licence class systems work together

 

Course Availability

Forklift courses are held at the following locations: 

Albany:  Weekly
Onehunga:  Weekly
Hamilton:   Every fortnight
Wellington: Courses as booked. Normally one Saturday and at least one week day a month

 

 

Alternatively, if your company wishes to run a tailor Forklift course either at PassRite or your premises, please contact us on 0800 727 774 of email sales@passrite.co.nz to find out more.

 

Course Cost

This course costs $140.00 including GST.

 

Course Prerequisites

  • You MUST HOLD a current NZ Class 1 Full Driver Licence
  • You MUST HOLD a current Forklift Operator Competency Certificate

 

Course Outline

Theory:

Takes approximately 1-2 hours in the classroom and covers:

  • US18496 (V2) Demonstrate knowledge and skills for driving a forklift on a road for endorsement F (forklifts)

 

Practical:

Takes approximately 15 min per person and covers the following:

  • Pre vehicle safety checks 
  • Stacking and de-stacking 
  • The safe operation of the equipment 
  • Re-fuelling 
  • Parking and storage 

 

Upon successful competion of your training programme, you will be issued with a NZ Transport Agency certificate, which you will need to take to any NZTA approved Driver Licencing Agency (AA or VTNZ) to load the F Endorsement onto your driver licence. The F Endorsement unit standard (US 18496) will be credited to your NZQA Record of Learning. 

 

You are NOT licenced to operate a forklift on the road until you have uploaded your F Endorsement onto your Driver Licence.

 

For more detailed information about this course, please view our Forklift Course Information Sheet.

 

 

BY ENROLING INTO A PASSRITE DRIVING ACADMEY COURSE YOU AGREE TO ABIDE BY OUR TERMS AND CONDITIONS POLICY

REFUND /CANCELLATION POLICY:

7 WORKING DAYS prior to course start date:  No Cancellation Fee / FULL REFUND if pre-paid

3-6 WORKING DAYS prior to course start date:  50% Cancellation Fee / REFUND if pre-paid

2 WORKING DAYS prior to course start date: 100% Cancellation Fee / NO REFUND if pre-paid

PRACTICAL TRAINING CANCELLATION/RESCHEDULING POLICY: 

Less than 24 hour notice results in a fee of $195.00 plus GST per cancelled/rescheduled drive.

 

For more detailed information, please view our Terms and Conditions