Certificate III in Warehousing Operations – TLI31616

Course Overview

The Certificate III in Warehousing Operations is intended for general operators working within a warehousing and storage environment who use a broad range of skills usually within a range of broader related activities involving known routines, methods and procedures, where some discretion and judgement is required in the selection of equipment, services or contingency measures and within known time constraints.

Course Outcome

Lead and mentored by group members undertaking Certificate IV level qualification, students will be directly involved in participating in continuous improvement with the goal in achieving operational excellence through Lean Six Sigma. Participants will gain the foundational skills of what Lean Six Sigma principles have on offer. Certificate III level participants will achieve an understanding of the following Lean Warehousing concepts:

  • The 8 Wastes
  • Kaizen/Process Improvement
  • Visual Management
  • Standardisation
  • Team Work
  • TAKT Time
  • Problem Solving Tools and Techniques
  • Six-Sigma (Introduction)
  • Root Cause Analysis
  • Waste Reduction
  • 5S
  • Perfect Quality
  • Value Stream Mapping
  • Pull Systems
  • Kanban Systems
  • 5 Why/Fishbone Diagrams

Course Progression

Upon completion, Certificate III participants who fast develop the natural ability in building an internal continuous improvement capability that will foster benefits in the long run may be upskilled to a Certificate IV in Competitive Manufacturing and step up to the challenge of implementing a Lean Six Sigma project within their organisation.

Course Outline

To be awarded the Certificate III in Warehousing Operations (TLI31610), students must demonstrate competency of eighteen units. Students will work towards achieving tangible outcomes through a series of workplace based activities and assessments in line with participating in group projects aimed to have a significant positive impact on the business and their day-to-day work processes.

Core Units:

  • TLIF1001
    Follow work health and safety procedures
  • TLIF0001
    Apply chain of responsibility legislation, regulations and workplace procedures
  • TLIL1001
    Complete workplace orientation/induction procedures

Elective Units:

  • BSBWOR301
    Organise personal work priorities and development
  • TLIE3004
    Prepare workplace documents
  • TLIE3012
    Consolidate manifest documentation
  • TLIA3016
    Use inventory systems to organise stock control
  • TLIB2001
    Check and assess operational capabilities of equipment
  • TLIU2012
    Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
  • TLIF1002
    Conduct housekeeping activities
  • TLIA3017
    Identify products and store to specifications
  • TLIA3038
    Control and order stock
  • TLIE2008
    Process workplace documentation
  • TLIE4006
    Collect, analyse and present workplace data and information
  • TLIB2029
    Use and maintain minor mechanical equipment
  • TLIB3002
    Test equipment and isolate faults
  • TLIJ3005
    Sample, inspect and test products to specifications
  • TLIJ2001
    Apply quality procedures
  • TLIA3026
    Monitor storage facilities
  • TLIF3004
    Organise work health and safety procedures in the workplace
  • TLIJ3002
    Apply quality systems
  • BSBCUS301
    Deliver and monitor a service to customers
  • TLIA2014
    Use product knowledge to complete work operations
  • TLIE1003
    Participate in basic workplace communication