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TLI32416 Certificate III in Logistics

This qualification reflects the role of individuals engaged within the Transport and Logistics industry. This qualification involves a defined range of skilled operations and activities involving known routines, methods and procedures with some discretion ad judgement in selecting equipment, services or contingency measures and within known time constraints.

This qualification would apply to individuals working in a variety of warehousing, storage and logistics environment. This could include logistics administration and logistics service activities.


Candidates have a total of 2 years to complete the Certificate III, however, based on a study commitment of 32-35 hours a week, candidates are able to complete this in 12 months.

Entry requirements

FMedge has the following admission requirements to suit the delivery and assessment mode offered:

* Students are required to be competent in written and spoken English and will undertake a Language, Literacy, and Numeracy test prior to commencing the training.
* Students are required to be competent in basic computer skills i.e. conduct internet research, use email, cut and paste, use templates and prepare answers using word.

Licencing requirements

There is no licencing, legislative or certification requirements for this qualification. However, the industry may have state based legislation in regards to operation of a forklift or overhead cranes.


A possible training pathway for a student completing this qualification could be the following:

* TLI41816 Certificate IV in Warehousing Operations
* TLI42016 Certificate IV in Logistics
* TLI50415 Diploma of Logistics

These qualifications represent a logical pathway regardless of whether the RTO offers the qualifications.

After achieving theTLI32416 Certificate III in Logistics, candidates may pathway into Certificate IV in Warehousing Operations (TLI41816) a Certificate IV in Logistics (TLI42016) or another Industry area.

‘Course Credits’ may be gained for further study on completion of this qualification.

Job roles

Job roles associated with this qualification relate to the delivery of training and assessment of competence within the VET sector.

Employment outcomes may include the following role/s:

Job roles associated with this qualification relate to the delivery of training and assessment of competence within the VET sector.

* Logistics Administration Officer
* Logistics Service Clerk

Course Content

Thirteen (13) units are required for award of this qualification including:

* Two (2) are core units
* Eleven (11) technical elective units

The Nominal Hours for the Qualification as per the Victorian Implementation / Purchasing Guide are 1700 Hours.

On successful completion of the following 13 units you will have attained the TLI32416 Certificate III in Logistics

The following tables outline the Units of Competencies and FMedge subjects available for this Qualification.

Unit Code Unit Title Core /Elective
TLIE3004 Prepare workplace documents Core
TLIF0001 Apply chain of responsibility legislation, regulations and workplace procedures Core
BSBCUS301 Deliver and monitor a service to customers Elective
TLIA3015 Complete receival/despatch documentation Elective
TLIA3017 Identify products and store to specifications Elective
TLIA3018 Organise despatch operations Elective
TLIA3019 Organise receival operations Elective
TLIA3038 Control and order stock Elective
BSBCMM301 Process customer complaints Elective
BSBPUR301 Purchase goods and services Elective
TLID1001 Shift materials safely using manual handling methods Elective
TLIJ3002 Apply quality systems Elective
TLIO3016  Apply and monitor workplace security procedures Elective

Please Note: The elective units of competency have been selected by FMedge following industry consultation and are offered in the standard delivery of this course by FMedge. Candidates who have attained competency in alternate units may be eligible to substitute those units for Credit transfer/RPL or RCC in accordance with the training package rules for the TLI32416 Certificate III in Logistics. Where this course is offered for our corporate clients and subject to the training packaging rules alternate electives may be substituted to provide customisation to their specific requirements.


Upon successful completion of the required 13 units, you will be awarded TLI32416 Certificate III in Logistics.

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Delivery Methods

The course is delivered over 1700 hours through a mix of structured face to face training on the job, and the completion of tasks and research that require additional exploration and development through self-directed learning.

The delivery model of the course allows for the student to set the time frame for completion with a guide of 3 weeks per unit of competency. Weekly contact with tutors and constant access to industry trainers and mentors assist participants build on the knowledge and skills developed with engagement with text, weekly tasks and unit assessments.

Programs can also be designed to meet your timeframe and the specific needs of your personal circumstances, your organisation and market sector.

Please contact us to discuss your organisation’s specific training needs and preferred delivery method (Online, classroom based or a blended approach).

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