Frequently Asked Questions 2017-08-21T10:43:45+00:00


Frequently Asked Questions

Welcome to our Frequently Asked Questions page. Here you will find answers to some of the more commonly asked questions from our students and clients. If there are any questions that you have that are not answered below or if you wish to have further clarification on any items then feel free to contact us and one of our friendly staff will be happy to help.

Start Training Locations and Facilities

Start Training have multiple locations around Melbourne. Our primary facility is located at Unit 3, 1825 Ferntree Gully Road, VIC. You can find our building behind Burdens Plumbtec (the large blue building). We conduct Forklift, Order Picker, Working at Heights, Elevated Work Platform and White Card courses at our Ferntree Gully facility.

Start Training Earth Works division is located at 11 Hayward Road, Ferntree Gully, VIC just a short distance from our primary facility on Ferntree Gully Road. We conduct all our earth works training from 11 Hayword Road which is equipped with outdoor facilities that allow us to train the various plant we have.

We also conduct White Card and Working at Heights for our premise at 3/25-27 Graham Ct, Hoppers Crossing VIC. This premise is shared with one of our training partners (Trainix).

We have multiple types of Forklifts available for training our students including gas and battery powered forklifts. We also have Order Pickers, Counterbalance Forklifts and Reach Forklifts ensuring that you get maximum exposure to the many varieties of forklifts available.

Ferntree Gully Facility

A food truck visits Start Training’s Ferntree Gully Road facility every weekday (Monday to Friday) at 9.45am. This service offers a wide range of hot and cold food and snacks including sandwiches, pies, fruit, confectionery and drinks.

We have a large fridge that is free to be used by our students if they wish to bring their own food for the time they are with us.

We have vending machines located in our Ferntree Gully Road facility featuring a selection of drinks and snacks. The drinks vending machine serves Coca Cola, energy drinks and coffee milk amongst others and can accept coins, card (pay pass) and notes. We also have a snack machine serving a variety of chips and confectionery which is coin operated only.

There are a number of shops and takeaways within a short distance of our Ferntree Gully facility including bakeries located at the Mountain Gate shopping centre, Red Rooster, On It Burgers, McDonalds, Subway and KFC. If you are unsure about their locations one of our friendly staff can direct you.

Hayward Road Facility

At our Hayward Road facility we have a coin operated chilled drinks machine serving a small selection of soft drinks including Coca Cola.

There is a McDonalds located approximately 5 minutes walk away from our Hayward Road facility and within a short driving distance Mountain Gate shopping centre, Red Rooster, On It Burgers, Subway and KFC.