Diploma of Logistics

Diploma of Logistics

Course Code
Construction & Industrial
Study Area(s)
Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Course Length
Flexible(1 year)

Start Date(s): ONLINE - Rolling Enrolments Class Room Based - February 2020
End Date(s): One year from commencement.
Days and Time: TBC

Course Overview

The Diploma of 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 in Supply Chain Management and Logistics ranging from importing and exporting functions, Operations Management, Supervision through to Distribution operations.

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Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
TLIF0002Administer chain of responsibility policies and procedures30
TLIL5020Develop and maintain operational procedures for transport and logistics enterprises30


Module CodeModule TitleNominal Hours
BSBMGT502Manage People Performance70
BSBMGT516Facilitate Continuous Improvement60
BSBRSK501Manage Risk60
BSBWHS501Ensure A Safe Workplace60
TLIA5029Plan and manage storage of dangerous goods and hazardous substances40
TLIA5058Manage facility and inventory requirements140
TLII5018Manage customer service40
TLIL5019Implement and monitor transport logistics40
TLIL5026Manage export logistics100
TLIL5055Manage a supply chain60
TLIR5006Develop, implement and review purchasing strategies60
TLIR5014Manage suppliers60
TLIX4028Apply knowledge of logistics20

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.

All students (including online students)  are required to complete the schedule assessments as shown in the timetable. 

Additional comments

Register for an information session to find out more about the course. To view the latest information session click here.

What will I study?

To view a complete unit listing, please click on the 'course module listing' link in the course overview section of this page.

The course contains total of 15 units.  

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
836 836 $7.33 $1.47 $11.89

^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 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 Broadmeadows or Richmond campus or online.

What employment opportunities will I have?

Upon successful completion, there are a number of job opportunities available in the area of:

  • warehouse management
  • distribution operations
  • operations management
  • transport
  • customs and freight
  • purchasing and inventory control
  • importing and exporting functions

What skills will I have when I complete this course?

You will gain the management skills and knowledge required to successfully manage the increasingly sophisticated and complex distribution or supply chain management functions.

What qualifications will I receive?

On successful completion of the course you will be awarded the Diploma of Logistics (TLI50415) . As part of the Australian Qualifications Framework this program is nationally recognised.

What opportunities for further studies will I have?

The Diploma of Logistics (TLI50415) is a pathway into a degree qualification. Bachelor of Business (Logistics and Supply Chain Management). Students can receive advanced standing (credit) in the form of both priority entry and course credit points towards a bachelor qualification.


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.

How will I be selected for this course?

All applicants will need to attend an information session or an interview. To find the latest information session for this course, click here.