Certificate III in Supply Chain Operations


Course Outline

This is a qualification for those engaged in supply chain operations and includes specialisations for logistics and warehousing operations.
It involves a defined range of skilled operations, usually within a range of broader related activities involving known routines, methods and procedures, where some discretion and judgement is required in selecting equipment, services or contingency measures within known time constraints. It may also include responsibility for coordinating the work of others. This qualification focuses in Warehousing Operations as its specialist area including:

  • Receival and despatch operations and required documentation
  • Identification of goods and storage requirements
  • Maintenance of stock control and stock receivals
  • WHS laws and legislation relevant to the Warehousing/Transport and Logistics industry
  • Identification of hazardous chemicals/substances based on documentation, labels and placards
  • Manual Handling practices and techniques  in relation to manual lift tasks and the use of manual handling equipment
  • Use of appropriate and required PPE
Qualification Package

(14 Units of competency)
Core Units
TLID1001 Shift materials safely using manual handling methods
TLIF0009 Ensure the safety of transport activities (Chain of Responsibility)
Elective Units
TLIA0008 Coordinate stocktakes
TLIA0010 Identify goods and store to specifications
TLIB2001 Check and assess operational capabilities of equipment
TLIF3003 Implement and monitor work health and safety procedures
TLIG3002 Lead a work team or group
TLIJ3002 Apply quality systems
TLIL1001 Complete workplace orientation/induction procedures
TLIU2012 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
Specialisation Units
TLIA0004 Complete receival and despatch documentation
TLIA0015 Organise receival and despatch operations
TLIA3026 Monitor storage facilities
TLIX0013X Maintain stock control and receivals


On successful completion of all qualification requirements, learners will be issued with a Qualification, TLI30319 Certificate III in Supply Chain Operatuions (Warehousing Operations)
Entry Requirements


Delivery Options 
  • Face-to-face
  • Online
  • Distance Learning 
  • Hybrid
Traineeship Eligible

Employers may be eligible for incentives - *subject to eligibility as determined by an Australian Apprenticeship Centre

Career Pathways 

Job roles and titles vary across different sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:
  • Warehouse operator/Supervisor
  • Storeman/Warehouse Assistance 
  • Supply chain administration operator
  • Supply chain administration officer
  • Rail terminal operator.
The most common industries graduates gain employment:
  • Transport, Postal and Warehousing
  • Manufacturing
  • Retail Trade
Recognition of Prior Learning 

We offer assessment options including Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL), work based evidence collection (portfolio and workplace documents), and observation assessments to assist employees in providing the relevant evidence based on skill and knowledge  competencies  developed in the actual workplace.


Upcoming Programs

Name Course Start Date Course End Date Cost
TLI30319, Certificate III in Supply Chain (Warehousing Operations) - Online 2021 24/08/2021 24/08/2022 $2,800.00
TLI30319, Certificate III in Supply Chain (Warehousing Operations) - Kilburn 2021 14/09/2021 18/05/2022 $2,800.00