This qualification covers the essential knowledge and skills required to work and succeed in a warehousing environment. Our subjects cover foundational topics such as: Despatching Goods, Receiving and Storing Stock, and also how to follow security procedures for cargo and goods. Critical communication skills are covered in-depth to ensure that learners can work effectively with colleagues and customers. This program specifically addresses legal current obligations under Workplace Health and Safety, Chain of Responsibility and Fatigue Management laws in a practical and engaging way.
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Please note that subjects and specific units of competency on offer will vary and may change during your enrolment
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Safety is paramount in every industry, especially in Warehousing and Logistics. This Subject provides the skills and knowledge required to work in a healthy and safe manner. You will learn to recognise hazards, the importance of safety signs and how to raise safety issues within a warehouse or logistics environment. This is a great entry level subject to help you act and respond to emergency incidents in a safe manner; and undertake safety housekeeping activities.
Warehousing is a dynamic and ever-growing industry. This Subject addresses the skills and knowledge required to work effectively in a logistics, store or warehouse environment. It includes identifying and working to organisational standards, managing workload, and working as part of a team. A number of practical workplace activities are undertaken and used as assessment evidence to ensure every new employee gets started in the right way.
Any person who has some role in the transport and storage of goods (called the Supply Chain) is responsible for safety. This requires having the skills to identify and manage fatigue; determine and calculate load mass; and ensure compliance with vehicle and storage limits. This is a key Subject to ensure you are aware of your legal obligations and practical ways to meet them.
Efficient and effective storage is always a major factor in the Supply Chain industry. This foundation level Subject provides an overview of warehouse operations and includes identifying products, understanding the sections within a warehouse and specific storage areas. It develops skills in examining quality, reporting on products, as well as using inventory and labelling systems to identify and locate products.
Picking and processing orders and safely loading and unloading goods is a primary focus of the Warehousing industry. This important Subject will give you an understanding of the way a warehouse functions to ensures efficient despatch and timely delivering of goods.
The Supply Chain industry cannot function without goods to move. Receiving of goods to replenish stock requires awareness of: product storage requirements, what to look for when checking and inspecting goods on arrival; and completing shipping documentation. This subject also looks at unloading, unpacking and storing protocols to complete your knowledge of this key aspect of Warehousing.
This subject looks at the business processes and procedures behind baggage handling such as moving baggage both manually and mechanically using a conveyor belt system. Work placement in a suitable environment is needed. In addition the skills to ensure security of goods and to identify and action security threats are addressed by this subject.
Where your job role involves sorting mail and parcels this subject will suit. It covers manual sorting and distribution processes as well as initial identification and separation of mail prior to movement to the despatch dock.
This subject provides an overview of routine administration tasks in warehouse and logistics operations. Responsibilities such as incoming and outgoing mail, filing and message taking are covered. As many of these tasks are computerised work the subject covers keyboarding skills and basic use of computers.
Effective communication and interaction with colleagues and customers is a key function in all job roles in the Supply Chain industry. This Subject covers practical communication and service skills with specific emphasis on working in a culturally diverse workplace. The critical Subject looks at the specific needs and demands of a busy logistics, stores or warehouse environment.
Documentation is crucial to your success in the Supply Chain industry! This Subject looks at the range of documents that have roles in a warehouse and logistics environment and the quality systems that apply. Documents include workplace and employment documents, delivery and despatch documents.
Quality Education at a Fair Price
1,010* - $
12 months is allowed as the standard part time enrolment term for the Certificate II in Warehousing Operations course.
Students who are able to commit more time to their course can finish earlier; while Traineeship terms may be longer.
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