New Zealand Certificate in Distribution (Level 4)

Programme highlights

Move from the distribution floor into a team leader role with MIT.

The certificate is for you if you're already working in distribution, logistics or freight forwarding. You'll learn the ins-and-outs of managing staff and the operational skills to advance your career.

Study part-time around your work commitments. 

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 4
Domestic fees Zero fees
Youth Guarantee Not Available
Programme Code NZ2573
Duration

17 weeks (full-time) or 34 weeks (part-time)

Study Method Full-time, Part-time
Credits 60
International Fees NZD$7,900 (approx)
Māori and Pasifika Trades Training Scholarship Not Available
Qualification New Zealand Certificate

Study Logistics at MIT

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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.

International students will generally be required to provide evidence of English language proficiency, for this programme an IELTS General or Academic score of 6 with no band score lower than 5.5 is required. Equivalent acceptable evidence can be seen at the following NZQA link:  https://www.nzqa.govt.nz/about-us/our-role/legislation/nzqa-rules/nzqf-related-rules/the-table/

Career opportunities

Higher positions in warehousing and distribution such as: 

  • Warehouse Manager
  • Warehouse Section Supervisor
  • Shift Manager
  • Inventory Manager

Programme structure

You will need to complete four courses (total 60 credits):

945.416 Workplace Communication and Health and Safety Practices (10 credits)

  • Learn monitoring and maintenance of health, safety and security practices
  • Improve interactions with staff, managers and customers.

945.417 Monitoring and Control of Receipt and Despatch Operations (20 credits)

Understand receival operations, storage facilities, document control systems and quality control systems.

945.418 Warehousing and Distribution Standard Operating Procedures (15 credits)

Demonstrate practice of standard operating procedures and policies in the work roles applicable to a distribution environment.

945.419 Warehouse Operations and Productivity Systems (15 credits)

Demonstrate the principles related to the monitoring and maintenance of store operations and productivity systems.

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 Information and Application 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.