Certificate III in Driving Operations (TLI31216)

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Course Description

A Certificate III in Driving Operations TLI31216 is an entry level certificate for truck drivers seeking a formal qualification. Students gain essential skills in load handling, fatigue management, route planning and navigation.

The Certificate III in Driving Operations TLI31216 is a nationally recognised training qualification and part of the official Transport and Logistics Training Package.

Recognition of Prior Learning

The skills and knowledge that you bring to your studies through previous education or employment experience may be credited towards specific units in this course, which can help to shorten your course duration. Please enquire with a course provider to find out more.

Tafe

The Certificate III in Driving Operations (TLI31216) is not available from any Tafe institutions on our database but may be available from other registered training organisations with Government Funding available in your area. See Course Providers.

Average Course Fee

Unknown

Average Duration

12 months

Online providers

On-campus providers

Nationally Recognised Training

Suitable For

This course is ideal for people who have the following knowledge, skills or abilities:

Multilimb Coordination

Use your arms and/or legs at the same time while sitting, standing, or lying down.

Public Safety and Security

Use of equipment, rules and ideas to protect people, data, property, and institutions.

Time Management

Managing your own and other peoples' time to get work done.

Transportation

Moving people or goods by air, rail, sea, or road.

Outcomes

This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
HGV Driver$1,050 weekly pay
Taxi Driver$1,050 weekly pay
Truck Driver$1,050 weekly pay
Bus Driver$960 weekly pay

Subjects

You will be required to complete a number of units of competencey for this qualifiation. Example units have been provided below but may vary for each provider.

TLID1001
Shift materials safely using manual handling methods

This unit involves the skills and knowledge required to shift loads safely using manual handling methods. Work must be carried out in compliance with the relevant work health and safety (WHS)/occupational health and safety (OHS) regulations concerning the manual handling and movement of loads. It includes assessing the risks associated with relocating the load, planning the relocation process and carrying out the relocation in accordance with the plan. Work is performed under some supervision generally within a team environment.

TLIE1005
Carry out basic workplace calculations

This unit involves the skills and knowledge required to carry out basic routine workplace calculations. It includes carrying out required mathematical operations; preparing basic estimates of mass, size and volume; and interpreting basic graphical representations of mathematical information. It also includes calculations for routine industry-related tasks using manual and electronic processes. It specifically includes the skills and knowledge needed to estimate/calculate manual load shifting requirements. Calculations are carried out as an integral part of routine work in the context of the workplace concerned.

TLIF1001
Follow work health and safety procedures

This unit involves the skills and knowledge required to follow and apply work health and safety (WHS)/occupational health and safety (OHS) procedures when carrying out work activities in compliance with the relevant WHS/OHS regulations and procedures. It includes following workplace procedures for hazard identification and risk control, contributing to WHS/OHS management arrangements and completing WHS/OHS records.

TLIF2010
Apply fatigue management strategies

This unit involves the skills and knowledge required to apply fatigue management strategies within the transport and logistics industry. It includes identifying and acting on signs of fatigue and implementing appropriate strategies to minimise fatigue during work activities, in particular when operating equipment, trains, vehicles, load shifting equipment, marine vessels and aircraft.

TLIH2001
Interpret road maps and navigate pre-determined routes

This unit involves the skills and knowledge required to interpret road maps and to navigate routes as part of transport operations. It includes identifying and determining the most appropriate route, and completing required route documentation in accordance with operational requirements. It involves the application of map reading principles and procedures when interpreting street directories and road maps, and following pre-determined routes.

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