Certificate III In Logistics

Certificate III In Logistics

Course Code
Construction & Industrial
Study Area(s)
Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Course Length
Full-time(6 weeks)

Start Date(s): 7 October 2019
End Date(s): 22 November 2019
Days and Time: Monday to Thursday 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

Course Overview

This course is designed for those people seeking to enter the Logistics industry, specifically into warehousing.

The course is designed to give the learner all the skills and knowledge they need to be able to begin working in a warehouse environment, including both LF Forklift and LO Orderpicking Forklift licences.

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Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
TLIA3015Complete receival/despatch documentation40
TLIA3016Use inventory systems to organise stock control40
TLIA3017Identify products and store to specifications40
TLIA3018Organise despatch operations40
TLIA3019Organise receival operations40
TLIA3039Receive and store stock40
TLID1001Shift materials safely using manual handling methods20
TLIE3004Prepare workplace documents20
TLIF0001Apply chain of responsibility legislation, regulations and workplace procedures15
TLIF1001Follow work health and safety procedures20
TLIG3002Lead a work team or group40
TLIJ3002Apply quality systems40
TLILIC2001Licence to operate a forklift truck40
TLILIC2002Licence to operate an order picking forklift truck30
TLIO3016Apply and monitor workplace security procedures40

How will I be assessed?

You will be assessed to show that you have achieved the skills and knowledge required by the course. Assessment may include written, oral or practical assessment methods. You will know in advance about the type of assessment and how it will operate. There is the opportunity for reassessment and appeal and you will be given this information.

For course information, please call 13 TAFE (13 8233) or fill our enquiry form.

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This training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. Are you eligible for Government Subsidised fees? Find out now!

You may be eligible for concession. Find out now!

The fees listed below relate to 2019 courses and are indicative pricing only as total costs vary depending on the units you elect to study.

Concessions for Diploma and Advanced Diploma course categories are only available to Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islanders.

Payment plans are available. Click here to find out more.
Course availability is subject to enrolment numbers.

Your total course fee will typically include your tuition fee (table 1), any applicable consumables and/or material fees (table 2) and non-tuition fees such as student support fees (table 3).

Table 1

Enrolment type
Government Subsidised
Indicative total tuition fee#
Indicative total tuition fee#
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Full Fee
Indicative total tuition fee#

Table 2

Average course
material fees*


Average course
consumable fees*

# The student tuition fees as published are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment.
* Materials/Consumables fees may vary for each individual based on the units they are studying.
Average tuition fees are based on the typical number of student contact hours undertaken by a student to complete this course. Average fees displayed are purely indicative and may not be your actual fee. Fees vary based on the number/hours of electives chosen by the student.

Click here to view maximum tuition fees. We strongly urge you to contact us for a more exact calculation of your fees. Additional fees may apply such as the Student Support Fee. 

2019 Student Services Fee (Table 3)

 Type of cohort:

Eligible full fee paying student (more than 125 SC hours) Non eligible/FFS  full fee paying student (more than 125 SC hours) Special cohort classes:
  • Concession card holders
  • Apprentices
  • Trainees
  • Work based students (100% off campus delivery)
  • Full online delivery (100% off campus delivery)
Any students studying less than 125 hours in the full year
Domestic student services fees for 2019: $0.40 per student contact hour. $60 min total to $200 max total $0.40 per student contact hour. $60 min total to $200 max total $60 fixed fee None


The following fee categories are exempt from the SSF -
ASH: Asylum Seeker Or Victim Of Human Trafficking Concession
ASZ: Asylum Seeker Or Victim Of Human Trafficking Non-concession
X: Community-based Orders/Judy Lazarus Transition Centre
OZ: International Student
M: Prisoner
YTC: Young People Transitioning From Care – Concession
YTN: Young People Transitioning From Care - No Concession
Short courses

student contact hours

Total hours^ Indicative hours* Government Subsidised $/SCH Indigenous Concession $/SCH Full fee $/SCH
1185 1185 $1.55 $0.31 $4.22

^This is based on the maximum number of student contact hours for the total duration of the course. Hours may vary depending on electives chosen by the student.

*This is based on the maximum number of student contact hours for the calendar year of 2019. Hours may vary depending on electives chosen by the student. If you have to undertake training as part of Skills Recognition, your tuition fees are charged according to the applicable rate per Student Contact Hour depending on your eligibility for government subsidised, concession or full fees.

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What costs and other fees should I expect?

Contact the Contact Centre on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or enquiries@kangan.edu.au for a fee schedule. There may be extra costs for reference books, protective clothing or specialised materials.

Can I apply?

There are no set prerequisites for this course. However it is recommended that you have satisfactory numeracy and literacy skills to undertake this course or are mature age and have sufficient work experience to successfully undertake the course. OR You may apply if you have satisfactorily completed VCE or an approved equivalent course and the satisfactory completion of the work requirements (eligibility to transfer); or are mature age and have sufficient work experience to successfully undertake the course. (Mature age is anyone over the age of 18 who has been out of full-time education for more than 12 months.)

Where and how can I study?

You will study at the Kangan Institute's Broadmeadows campus in our fully equipped Warehouse Training Facility.

What employment opportunities will I have?

This course may lead to employment in the warehousing and storage industry in any of the following roles:

  • Forklift Drivers 
  • Storepersons
  • Transport and Despatch Clerks
  • Purchasing and Supply Logistics Clerks
  • Logistics Administration Officer
  • Logistics Service Clerk.

What skills will I have when I complete this course?

You will gain skills in logistics operations within the Transport and Logistics Industry including:

  • receiving incoming goods, checking for damage and for discrepancies between goods and invoices

  • unloading vehicles, opening packages and removing contents

  • operating computers to obtain details of location and quantity of items in stock

  • labelling goods with details of storage location

  • packing and weighing goods and sealing boxes

  • operating machines to lift, place and remove goods on high levels

  • operating specialised equipment, such as order pickers, and checking goods off picking list

  • assisting and coordinating regular stocktakes

  • using materials handling equipment, such as hydraulic jacks and hand trucks, to move goods


What qualifications will I receive?

On successful completion of the course you will be awarded the TLI32416 - Certificate III in Logistics. This program is nationally recognised.

What opportunities for further studies will I have?

On completion of this course the student might want to move onto our TLI42016 - Certificate IV in Logistics and then TLI50415 - Diploma of Logistics.

How do I apply?

To apply for this course simply click the "Apply Here" button now. We'll be in touch with you shortly to complete your enrolment process.