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TLI31610 - Certificate III in Warehousing Operations

Qualification Description
This qualification is aimed at those who are working or who wish to work in a warehousing and storage facility in logistics. The role involves general warehousing duties such as housekeeping, receipting, stock locating, stock maintenance, stock replenishment, order picking, packaging, stocktaking and reconciliation and order checking and dispatch. It also involves known routines, methods and procedures where some discretion and judgement is required in the selection of equipment, services or contingency measures. The skills to be obtained involve undertaking routines and procedures and producing accurate and legible workplace documentation.  These duties are undertaken whilst under some supervision and involve manual handling tasks and working with others. This qualification demonstrates to an employer that the employee is capable and competent to do their job and they hold a range of flexible skills backed up by a nationally recognised vocational qualification.
Worker roles
The worker who requires skills in undertaking routines and procedures where judgement is required in the selection of equipment, services or contingency measures will benefit from this qualification.  He will participate in teams contributing to effective working relationships whilst maintaining health, safety and security in the workplace.
Work roles:
·    Warehouse administrator
·    Supply and distribution manager
Course Structure and Resources
There are a variety of delivery options including employment based, correspondence and face to face dependent on your situation and availability. Phone and email support are available. All courses are competency based and all resources are supplied by METS. 
Skills Recognition
Students may have attained knowledge and skills in the workplace and/or competencies in one or more units.  RPL (recognition of prior learning) is available for each unit of competency, based on relevant workplace experience, formal training or other expertise relative to the sector.
Conditions in the Workplace
It is required that you have a qualified person holding a Certificate IV in Warehousing or higher qualification in Warehousing to act as your practical supervisor during the course.
These arrangements are flexible and METS staff are available if you need any assistance with discussing the arrangements with your chosen organisation.
Duration of the Course
Trainees – 12 months for a fulltime employee. 2 years for a part time employee.
Fee For Service/Self-Funded – an enrolment period of 1 year will be given.
What’s Next?
Trainees will need to have the full support of their employer for their training. METS will discuss responsibilities with your employer and then proceed to organise an Apprenticeship Centre to complete the necessary documents.  METS will then begin the enrolment process. Concessions and exemptions apply.
Fee For Service (Self-Funded) students pay a course fee and will need to have a Warehousing environment organised to assist them with the practical on the job component. 
Once we receive a completed enrolment form, an invoice is then generated. Alternatively, a direct debit payment arrangement can also be set up. Call METS to discuss your payment options.
Course outline
18 units of competency
Follow occupational health and safety procedures
​Implement andd monitor occupational health and safety procedures in the workplace
​Organise occupational health and safety procedures in the workplace
​Identify products and store to specifications
​Monitor storage facilities
​Work effectively with culturally diverse clients and co-workers
​Receive and store stock
​Complete workplace orientation/induction procedures
​Prepare workplace documents
​Deliver and monitor a service to customers
​Organise personal work priorities and development
Test equipment and isolate faults
Check and assess operational capabilities of equipment
Move materials mechanically using automated equipment
Follow security procedures when working with goods and cargo
Apply and monitor workplace security procedures
Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices

All of these competencies must be successfully completed to gain the Certificate III in Warehousing Operations  (TLI31610) and this Nationally Recognised Training Logo.jpgqualification may be used as a pathway into TLI41810 Certificate IV in Warehousing Operations should you wish to further your studies.
Last Modified: 15/10/2015 4:10 PM