TLI31616 Certificate III in Warehousing Operations


Certificate III in Warehousing Operations

This qualification reflects the role of individuals working in the transport and logistics in general warehousing and storage.


The TLI31616 Certificate III in Warehousing Operations qualification reflects the role of individuals working in the transport and logistics in general warehousing and storage. It involves a defined range of skilled operations, usually within a range of broader related activities involving known routines, methods and procedures, with some discretion and judgement in selecting equipment, services or contingency measures and within known time constraints.

Job roles and titles vary across different industry sectors, however possible job titles relevant to this qualification include:

  • Logistics officer
  • Warehouse officer
  • Storage and Logistics officer

Students complete nineteen (19) units of competency, three (3) of which are mandatory with the other sixteen (16) units being elective.



There are no prerequisites for this course.

Units of competency:

Whilst students have a choice in the units they complete for their qualification, the following is a typical group of units selected by industry:

Mandatory Units:

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

Elective Units:

  • BSBCUS301 Deliver and monitor a service to customers
  • BSBWOR301 Organise personal work priorities and development
  • TLIA3004  Process receipt and delivery of containers and cargo
  • TLIA3015  Complete receival/despatch documentation
  • TLIA3016  Use inventory systems to organise stock control
  • TLIA3018  Organise despatch operations
  • TLIA3019  Organise receival operations
  • TLID2013  Move materials mechanically using automated equipment
  • TLIE3002  Estimate/calculate mass, area and quantify dimensions
  • TLIE3004  Prepare workplace documents
  • TLIF0002  Administer chain of responsibility policies and procedures
  • TLIG3002  Lead a work team or group
  • TLIJ3002  Apply quality systems
  • TLILIC0003  Licence to operate a forklift truck
  • TLIU3011  Implement and monitor environmentally sustainable work practices
  • BSBWOR201 Manage personal stress in the workplace




Self-paced learning:

You receive hard/soft copy learner guides and assessments to complete. It is your responsibility to return the completed assessments to Trainwest.


All training is conducted online, through Trainwest’s eLearning portal. Assessments are submitted directly through the eLearning portal.

Hard copy learner guides can be purchased for an additional cost. As a self-directed student, you receive ongoing remote support from Trainwest trainers. This may be in the form of telephone, email or digital communication tools such as Skype, Teams, or GoToMeetings.

Face-to-Face training can be arranged at an additional fee.

Workplace Traineeship:

Training is delivered fully or partially in the workplace and depending on the qualification can take between six months to two years to complete. Trainwest undertakes monthly visits to the workplace as part of training process for all trainees.

Trainwest will work with you to deliver the training in an environment which promotes active learning with minimal impact to you as an employer to ensure its business as usual.


  • $3500 Classroom or Face-to-face training
  • $1800 Self-paced learning
  • $1200 eLearning
  • Jobs & Skills WA Subsidised Training –
    Please note – The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as Student service and resource fees.

    • $1755.00 (non-concession)
    • $523.80 (concession)

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Interest free payment plans

Trainwest has interest free payment plans available for this qualification. For terms and conditions refer to Trainwest Student Information Handbook or contact us.


Course Dates

Course dates are subject to change.

Trainwest will provide you with the skills, knowledge and practices to get the job done.

You can get in touch with us on our contact form, by email, or by phone on 1300 938 411. The Trainwest team are always here to discuss your training requirements in Perth, regional WA or throughout Australia.

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