TLI30321 Certificate III in Supply Chain Operations (Warehousing Operations)

Warehouse Operations qualifications has been updated to Supply Chain Operations. The supply Chain has become one of Australia’s largest industries. If you are thinking of becoming part of, or have already begun your journey into this industry, it is vital you receive industry training based on real life situations and as per Australian Standards. In all warehouse instances you are required by law, to be fully trained and certified to operate within your industry sector safely.

Nationwide Training has introduced an in-depth and all-encompassing Certificate III in Supply Chain Operations (Warehousing Operations) Traineeship. Throughout our Supply Chain traineeship each candidate will learn the fundamentals of the supply chain operations with time relevant practices at the core of each activity.

Each of our traineeships are available for companies within the transport and logistics industry with employees who work within a warehouse as a store person or stores administrator.

In most instances where an employee has been working for less than three months on a full-time basis or for less than twelve months on a part time basis within this industry – the employee may attract employer incentives and funding. For more details on Traineeship Eligibility, please see below.

Throughout our Supply Chain Traineeship candidates will be trained and assessed in 14 units qualifying them to work within this industry with knowledge and certification from a trusted and reputable industry training organisation – Nationwide Training.

Topics Covered include: Chain of Responsibility, Forklift Operations and Licence, Manual Handling, Work Health Safety, Load Restraint, Team Management and many more. View the full range of covered topics below.

On completion, each candidate will receive a Certificate III in Supply Chain Operations (Warehousing Operations) issued by Nationwide Training.

Get in touch to discuss our Supply Chain Traineeship further.

Warehouse Operations - Traineeship Eligibility

Employees who have been working for your company for less than three (3) months full time may attract employer incentives and funding

Employees who have been working for your company for less than twelve (12) months part time may attract employer incentives and funding

Employer Incentives

Employers may also be eligible for incentives from both the federal and state government up to $8,250.00

Australian Apprenticeships Incentives Programme

  • $1,500.00 – six (6) months from commencement
  • $2,500.00 – on completion

Jobs & Skills WA Employer Incentive

  • $2,125.00 – Commencement payment at the six (6) month milestone
  • $2,125.00 – Completion payment if the completion occurs on or after the eighteen (18) month milestone full time or twenty seventh (27) month milestone part time. Earlier completions are paid on a pro rata basis


24 months for full time employees

36 months for part time employees


Workplace-based training is delivered face to face and includes pre-reading, practical training and observation of you performing routine work tasks while on-the-job.

Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is available.

Funded Course Fees

New Workers Certificate III in Supply Chain Operations (Warehousing Operations) maximum course fee for the current year is $1,641.25 GST Free

Note: Fees and charges are based on the Department of Training and Workforce Development Fees and Charges Policy in line with Nationwide Training’s recommended training plan. Any changes to the training plan may see an alteration to these fees. Fees are GST free. Fees are only for units started in the current year. Fees for units started in future years are yet to be determined by the government.

“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”. source DTWD Business Rules

Jobs and Skills WA

Non-Funded Course Fees

Perth Metro Area:
Certificate III in Supply Chain Operations (Warehousing Operations) $5,000 GST free four payments of $1,250

Entitles the learner to a maximum of 12 scheduled training sessions.
A scheduled training session can be either an in-person meeting or a video conference meeting or the attendance of a skills course.
Refer to Nationwide Training’s schedule of fees for additional scheduled training sessions.

Regional WA Centres:
Certificate III in Supply Chain Operations (Warehousing Operations) Price on application.


On Successful Completion

On successful completion of a qualification you will receive a Certificate issued by Nationwide Training:

TLI30321 Certificate III in Supply Chain Operations (Warehousing Operations)

Nationally Recognised Training

Qualification Structure

A Total of fourteen (14) units are required for this qualification.
2 Core units plus
4 Specialisation units plus
8 General electives. Maximum of three (3) units can be imported as electives.

TLIF0009 Ensure the safety of transport activities (Chain of Responsibility) Core – 1 day course
TLID0020 Shift materials safely using manual handling methods Core – 1 day course
TLIA0004 Complete receival and despatch documentation Specialisation
TLIA0010 Identify goods and store to specifications Specialisation
TLIA0015 Organise receival and despatch operations Specialisation
TLIX0013X Maintain stock control and receivals Specialisation
BSBOPS304 Deliver and monitor a service to customers Elective
TLIJ0003 Apply quality systems Elective
TLIO0002 Apply and monitor workplace security procedures Elective
TLIA3026 Monitor storage facilities Elective
TLIB2001 Check and assess operational capabilities of equipment Elective
TLIE0008 Calculate mass, area and quantify dimensions Elective
BSBPEF301 Organise personal work priorities Elective
TLIG0002 Lead a work team Elective
TLILIC0003 Licence to operate a forklift truck* Elective – 1 or 2 day course
TLILIC0004 Licence to operate an order picking forklift truck* Elective – 1 or 2 day course
TLIA1001 Secure cargo** Elective – 1 day course
TLID0015 Load and unload goods/cargo** Elective – 1 day course
TLIU2012 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices Elective
TLIF3003 Implement and monitor work health and safety procedures Elective
TLIL0007 Complete workplace induction procedures Elective

* Additional course fees and licensing fees will be incurred when the Licence unit is chosen as an elective.
** Delivered together on the same 1 day course.
♦ Imported units