New Zealand Certificate in Distribution (Level 3) with optional strand in Mechanised Goods Handling

Programme highlights

Do you want a job in the transport and logistics industry? Study the Certificate in Distribution (Level 3) to learn practical skills in storing and moving goods. You'll learn the skills you need to get a job in distribution or warehousing in the logistics industry. 

Already employed in logistics? You can keep your job and study at the same time to add a qualification to your experience.

Please note: This programme is delivered under a sub-contracting arrangement with Skills Update Ltd.

For more information or to apply contact Skills Update on 0800 500 193 or distribution@skillsupdate.co.nz.

Key facts

Start Month(s) Monthly intakes
Study Location(s)
  • Skills Update Training Institute, 59 Tidal Road, Mangere, Auckland
  • Kelston Campus, 12-145 Cartwright Road, Kelston, Auckland
  • Papakura Campus, 15/17 Walters Road, Papakura, Auckland
  • Delivery may be undertaken at Distribution business sites where the demand is proven and the company/employer has appropriate training facilities.
Level 3
Domestic fees Zero fees
Youth Guarantee
Programme Code NZ2572
Duration

One year (part-time)

Must be completed within 5 years

Study Method Part-time
Credits 60-75
International Fees NZD$9,900 (approx)
Māori and Pasifika Trades Training Scholarship
Qualification New Zealand Certificate

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Information is correct at September 2018. Programme fees may vary depending on your final selection of courses that make up your programme. To provide you with an indication of costs, the approximate fees quoted in this publication are based on the indicative 2019 fee structure. The indicative programme fees for 2019 do not include the Compulsory Student Services Fee (CSSF). The CSSF is an additional levy to your 2019 programme or course fees. Further information about the CSSF can be found here manukau.ac.nz/study/apply-and-enrol/fees-and-study-costs. Programmes stated as eligible for free study in 2019 are based on the 2018 fee structure and subject to funding confirmation for 2019. All fees are in New Zealand Dollars. You will be advised of the current fees at the time of enrolment. All courses and programmes will proceed subject to numbers and academic approval. Manukau Institute of Technology is accredited under the provisions of the Education Act 1989. International students must study in class and will not be able to enrol for online study options.

Entry requirements

General

Open entry for Domestic students

There are no academic requirements that need to be met to enter this programme.

Career opportunities

Employment in distribution and warehousing with a logistics company or any industry storing materials e.g. utilities, roading, manufacturing.

Programme structure

You will need to complete four (15 credit) compulsory courses:

945.315 Health and Safety, Communication and Professional Conduct in the Distribution Industry (15 credits)

Apply health, safety and security practices to ensure safety for self, customers and co-workers in a distribution environment. Also learn communication skills and operating procedures.

945.319 Distribution and Warehousing Operations (15 credits)

Become accurate in receiving and dispatching goods and also carrying out inventory control.

945.320 Store Operations 1 (15 credits)

Learn basic store operations procedure

945.321 Store Operations 2 (15 credits)

Complete basic competencies with regard to carrying out store operations.

You can also choose to complete one (15 credit) additional course which is optional:

945.322 Mechanised Goods Handling Equipment (15 credits)

Use mechanised goods handling machinery and forklift equipment in a distribution environment.

Key dates

To find the start date of your programme intake listed above, please view the Academic year and key dates.

Offered by

School of Logistics

Need help applying?

We're here to support you to succeed.

If you need help with applying or advice on choosing a programme, our Ask Me! Student Services Centre is here to give you guidance.

Send us a message, call us on 0800 62 62 52 or come in and see us.

Information is correct at September 2018. Programme fees may vary depending on your final selection of courses that make up your programme. To provide you with an indication of costs, the approximate fees quoted in this publication are based on the indicative 2019 fee structure. The indicative programme fees for 2019 do not include the Compulsory Student Services Fee (CSSF). The CSSF is an additional levy to your 2019 programme or course fees. Further information about the CSSF can be found here manukau.ac.nz/study/apply-and-enrol/fees-and-study-costs. Programmes stated as eligible for free study in 2019 are based on the 2018 fee structure and subject to funding confirmation for 2019. All fees are in New Zealand Dollars. You will be advised of the current fees at the time of enrolment. All courses and programmes will proceed subject to numbers and academic approval. Manukau Institute of Technology is accredited under the provisions of the Education Act 1989. International students must study in class and will not be able to enrol for online study options.