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Use your logic, problem solving and organisation skills to your advantage when you study a warehousing and logistic course at TAFE NSW. Logistics careers offer you opportunities for career progression and advancement and your knowledge will always be in-demand in this growth area.
These are the industries that keep the Australian and global economy moving, and you’ll become a crucial link in making sure that goods are safely stored and despatched to consumers quickly.
From freight and logistics short courses to our Diplomas, at TAFE NSW there are a range of warehousing and logistics courses to help you upskill or take your expertise to the next level for senior logistics jobs.
Begin your freight and logistics career with the Certificate III in Supply Chain Operations, move on to the Certificate IV in Logistics and move on to either the Diploma of Logistics or the Diploma of Customs Broking.
Our warehousing courses focus on effective operations and you can study the Certificate II in Warehousing Operations, through to the Certificate IV in Warehousing Operations, which will help you to stand out in the industry.
Depending on the level of course you choose, you will learn to:
- Manage the flow of goods between suppliers and customers
- Receive goods, stocktake and despatch
- Plan procurement and monitor stock levels
- Monitor a supply chain, transport and warehouse operations in all logistics jobs
- Apply chain of responsibility legislation, regulations and workplace procedures
In a logistics management course, you will learn:
- Leadership and management skills
- To analyse logistical problems and propose solutions
- Complex transport and route planning
Graduates of our warehousing and logistic courses go on to logistic careers such as:
- Supply chain manager
- General warehouse operator
- Terminal operator
- Logistics coordinator
- Logistics manager
- Transport manager
- Automotive forklift repair technician
If you are interested in logistic jobs or logistics careers, start with the Certificate III in Supply Chain Operations. You can study this as part of a traineeship if you are already working in the industry and earn while you learn.
If you’re ready to work in freight and logistics at an international level, choose the Diploma Customs Broking. You’ll develop the skills to successfully lead a team and manage the packing, insurance, customs documentation and other regulatory requirements associated with international freight and logistics.
The past several decades has seen globalisation push the freight and logistics industry to the forefront of business operations. Add digitisation to the mix and companies now compete with the entire world rather than only locally. Customers can purchase goods from anywhere in the world and expect almost instantaneous delivery, something which would have been impossible several years ago.
Experts have suggested that data will play the most crucial role in shaping the future of logistics jobs over the next five years. While the industry has never had access to more data, it is digital transformation and training that facilitates job growth.
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What Job Opportunities Could A Logistics Course Lead To?
By becoming a worker in this crucial link industry, you will be an integral part of the storage, transportation, and exchange of goods that occurs throughout nearly every organisation.
By studying a TAFE NSW qualification, you will gain the latest, industry connected skills in logistics and warehousing, and a huge range of career opportunities will open up to you. You may also be able to gain credit to a related degree. Designed and delivered in partnership with the logistics and warehousing industry, our courses ensure your career is in the best possible hands.
Because this sector embraces just about every other sector and organisation within, the opportunities in logistics and warehousing are nearly endless. Get your career moving with a course in logistics and warehousing at TAFE NSW, preparing you for roles throughout the industry like:
- customs broker
- distribution centre manager
- international trade manager
- logistics officer
- logistics manager
- operations manager
- purchasing and supply officer
- warehouse administrator