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Diploma of Logistics (TLI50415)

Course summary

This is a general qualification for the integrated management of logistics. Achievement of this qualification will require the self-directed application of knowledge and skills, with substantial depth in some areas where judgement is required in planning and selecting appropriate equipment, services and techniques for self and others.

Applications involve participation in the development of strategic initiatives as well as personal responsibility and autonomy in performing complex technical operations or organising others. It may include participation in teams, including those concerned with planning and evaluation functions. Group or team coordination may be involved.

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Course details

Course Type Qualification
Student Availability
  • - Domestic
Application Mode
  • Direct To University
How to Apply Please Enquire
Study Area
  • - Apprenticeships, Trades & Training
  • - Business, Accounting and Law
Skill Area
  • - Transport and Warehousing
AQF Level Level 5: Diploma

Entry Requirements

There are no entry requirements for this course. However, to enhance your success in this program, it is recommended that applicants would be able to demonstrate one or more of the following:
Sound in English and Maths at Year 12 level or equivalent
Be currently employed in the industry or have a work history related to the logistics field.

English Language Proficiency Requirements

If you were not born in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, UK, Ireland, South Africa or USA you are required to meet the English Language Prerequisite by: an academic IELTS (International English Language Testing System) completed within the last 2 years (from the term you are applying to start) with a minimum achievement of 6.5 across all bands and overall; OR a secondary or university qualification which is not more than 5 years old (from the term you are applying for entry into) with a satisfactory level of achievement of at least 2 years in duration from Australia, Canada, New Zealand, UK, Ireland, South Africa or USA.

For more information about English Language Requirements, visit our English Requirements page

CRICOS: 088280D

Student Outcomes, Career Opportunities and Occupations

Job roles and titles vary across different sectors. Possible job titles relevant to this qualification include: Logistics, Warehouse or Operations Management.

Course Structures

Please select a Course Structure from the options below:

Standard Course Structure

To successfully complete this course, students must complete 15 units, consisting of:
2 core units and 13 elective units.
Core Units
TLIF0002 Administer chain of responsibility policies and procedures
TLIL5020 Develop and maintain operational procedures for transport and logistics enterprises
Elective Units
BSBHRM405 Support the recruitment, selection and induction of staff
BSBMGT502 Manage people performance
BSBWHS501 Ensure a safe workplace
TLIA5029 Plan and manage storage of dangerous goods and hazardous substances
TLIA5058 Manage facility and inventory requirements
TLIB5010 Plan and implement maintenance schedules
TLII5018 Manage customer service
TLIL5055 Manage a supply chain
TLIP5008 Manage a transport and logistics business unit
TLIR5014 Manage suppliers
TLIU4001 Implement and monitor environmental protection policies and procedures
TLIX4028 Apply knowledge of logistics
TLIX5040 Manage contracted support services
Study Sequence
Online - enrol into no more than two units at a time, as per the following order:
  1. TLIX4028 
  2. TLII5018 
  3. BSBWHS501 
  4. TLIA5029 
  5. BSBHRM405
  6. BSBMGT502
  7. TLIR5014
  8. TLIP5008
  9. TLIF0002
  10. TLIX5040
  11. TLIL5055
  12. TLIU4001
  13. TLIA5058
  14. TLIB5010
  15. TLIL5020

Course Assessment Information

Assessment Types
Written/Electronic Assessment
Practical Task
Third Party Verification

Course Intakes


There are eleven course intakes, available monthly from February to December.

Duration and dates
18 months

This course is available online with teaching support available through discussion forums, email and telephone. Online students require self-motivation and must have 6 – 8  hours per week available for study. 

For individual class days and times for each intake please check the TAFE Timetable located here

Related Courses

No related course found.

Resource Requirements

The following textbooks are required:

  • A Framework for Supply Chains: logistics operations in the Asia-Pacific Region, McGraw Hill Australia. Authors: Oakden, R, Leonaite, K (2011).