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Certificate III in Warehousing Operations


The Certificate III in Warehousing Operations course provides an exceptional opportunity to gain an accredited qualification in the warehousing and storage industry. Successful completion of this course may lead to career opportunities as a cold store operator, postal officer or warehouse operator.

Who is it For?

There are no entry requirements for this course, although we recommend that students have language, literacy and numeracy skills at ACSF Level 2.

How it Works

MTC offers this course as a Traineeship, which combines workplace training and assessment with distance-based learning. Training support is provided throughout to ensure students have the greatest chance of successful completion. Certificate III in Warehousing Operations is comprised of 3 core and 16 elective units (19 units of competency in total).

Core units

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

Elective units*

• Complete receival/despatch documentation • Use inventory systems to organise stock control • Identify products and store to specifications   • Organise despatch operations   • Organise receival operations   • Organise warehousing records operations   • Control and order stock   • Receive and store stock   • Test equipment and isolate faults   • Prepare workplace documents   • Consolidate manifest documentation   • Implement and monitor work health and safety procedures   • Apply quality systems   • Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices   • Use info-technology devices in the workplace   • Load and unload vehicles carrying special loads

*Elective selection may vary according to customer requirements.

*Please note: these classes may only be delivered remotely due to COVID-19.

Course Dates and Next Steps

Please note: There are currently no class dates scheduled in for this course. If you are interested in enrolling or to find out more, call us on 1300 232 663 or register your interest below and we will be in touch when there are new dates scheduled.

You can take all the above information with you to Centrelink or your job consultant by downloading and printing the course factsheet below.

Looking for an MTC Australia Location?

Due to COVID 19, all of our programs are currently being delivered online or remotely and visits to our sites is only under exceptional circumstances. If you want to attend a site or speak to one of our staff, please call Customer Care on 1300 232 663.