Certificate IV in Logistics

Certificate IV in Logistics

Course Code
Construction & Industrial
Study Area(s)
Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Course Length
Part-time night(20 weeks)

Start Date(s): 22 July 2019
End Date(s): December 2019
Days and Time: Monday & Wednesday 2 nights a week 5:30pm - 8:00pm

Course Overview

The Certificate IV in Logistics provides you with an understanding of management of the supply chain, purchasing, materials management, inventory control, warehousing, customer service and transport and distribution. 

This logistics course offers career opportunities ranging from importing and exporting functions to distribution operations.

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Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
TLIF0001Apply chain of responsibility legislation, regulations and workplace procedures15
TLIX4028Apply knowledge of logistics20


Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
TLIA4028Assess and monitor optimum stock levels20
TLIF3003Implement and monitor work health and safety procedures30
TLIG4006Facilitate work teams50
TLII4001Coordinate quality customer service30
TLIJ3002Apply quality systems40
TLIK2010Use infotechnology devices in the workplace40
TLIP4005Manage workplace information60
TLIP4038Monitor a supply chain operation60
TLIP4039Monitor transport operations60
TLIP4040Monitor warehouse operations60
TLIR4010Plan purchasing50
TLIU3011Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices40
BSBPUR301Purchase Goods And Services60

How will I be assessed?

You will undertake various assessments to show that you have achieved the skills and knowledge required by the course. These may include written, oral or practical assessment methods. There is an opportunity for reassessment and appeal and you will be provided with this information on commencing the course.

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
594 594 $3.80 $0.76 $11.80

^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.

For more information about our fees structure, click here.

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 prerequisite study requirements for this program, however; applicants should have minimum literacy and numeracy skills at Year 10 level and at least basic computer skills in Microsoft Word and Excel programs to complete this course. 

Assistance and training is available in class and in some minor cases; individually. Please contact the course coordinator for a confidential discussion if you have any queries regarding these skills and how we may be able to assist you.

Where and how can I study?

You will study at the Broadmeadows campus.

What employment opportunities will I have?

This course may lead to employment in a variety of logistics roles including both national and international positions.

Positions can include: 

  • Team leader warehousing /transport/supply chain operations 
  • Team leader/supervisor logistics 
  • Logistics coordinator 
  • Logistics supervisor     

Opportunities within this field of employment are forecast to increase further in the coming years. The Logistics industry is expanding globally and the opportunities to build an exciting career, either within or outside Australia are substantial. 

What qualifications will I receive?

On successful completion of the course you will be awarded the Certificate IV in Logistics (TLI42016). As part of the Australian Qualifications Framework this program is nationally recognised.

What opportunities for further studies will I have?

The Certificate IV in Logistics is a team leader level course in logistics which leads into our Diploma of Logistics course. 

There are study pathways that have been developed to assist you in obtaining a university place in degree courses if the student wants to continue their logistics education.

How do I apply?

To apply for this course you must fill in a direct application form which can be obtained from the institute by calling the Contact Centre on 13 TAFE (13 8233) or email enquiries@kangan.edu.au. This course may also have a mid-year intake.