This qualification covers the essential knowledge and skills to work and succeed in a supply chain environment. Our Subjects cover such crucial topics 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
Elective subjects may apply and will be determined during the induction process
Number of electives required depends on subjects chosen
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 workplace. This is a great entry level Subject to help you respond to emergency incidents and use manual handling techniques safely.
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.
Modern logistics roles require expertise in a range of computer and business systems. This subject will teach you how to use these systems and manage records ie: setting up, using and shutting down computer-based equipment; and inputting, storing and presenting files/data. It also involves implementing workplace procedures for managing and securing data and warehouse records.
Efficient and effective storage is at the heart of the warehousing Industry. This 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 stock quality, reporting on products, as well as using workplace systems to identify and locate products and following security procedures.
Working effectively in the Supply Chain requires a thorough understanding of the logistics, store and warehouse environments. This includes a focus on using quality methods and prioritising strategies to ensure customer satisfaction across Supply Chain management. A number of practical workplace activities are undertaken and used as assessment evidence to ensure new employees get started in the right way.
Significant cost savings can be made by managing purchasing effectively and efficiently. This Subject provides the skills and knowledge to manage documentation flow in the purchasing process including the confirmation of goods received and despatched as part of daily your Supply Chain operations.
Customer Service is a key function in all Supply Chain job roles. This Subject will deliver the skills needed to identify internal customers needs and deliver strong customer service. This includes practical service skills with emphasis on customers with special needs, working in a culturally diverse workplace and effective complaint handling skills.
Smooth warehousing operations only happen with careful planning. This Subject looks at the skills required to organise receival and despatch operations in accordance with regulations, codes of practice and workplace requirements. It includes planning and organising receival operations, storing received stock, despatching ordered stock and completing all documentation and records.
Inventory systems are key to managing the ordering and control of stock. This Subject will deliver all the skills to maintain stock control and receivals. Including establishing supply arrangements, monitoring and maintaining stock, processing receivals and storing stock, determining stock wastage and performing stock audits.
Accurate manifests are critical to Supply Chain operations. This Subject will provide the ability to consolidate manifest documentation in accordance with relevant freight codes of practice and regulations. It includes identifying and processing documentation per workplace procedures to ensure proper shipment.
Environmental sustainability is everyone’s responsibility. This Subject explains what sustainable practices are and how you can follow them in your workplace. Content includes recycling programs and ways to monitor usage of business resources so you can identify money saving practices to benefit your business.
Quality Education at a Fair Price
1,480* - $
18 months is allowed as the standard part time enrolment term for the Certificate III in Supply Chain 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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