TLI31216 – Certificate III in Driving Operations

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TLI31216 – Certificate III in Driving Operations

TLI31216 – Certificate III in Driving Operations

Certificate Course

26 - 52 weeks


Hallam, Bendigo, Sale


TLI31216 – Certificate III in Driving Operations

Program Objectives

This qualification is for individuals who perform a range of known driving routine tasks and procedures within the transport and logistics industry.

Successful completion of the qualification will require competence in units of competency that relate to the job role requirements defined as aligned at AQF level 3. This qualification is designed to provide skills and knowledge for driving operation job roles within the Transport and Logistics Industry and specifically for job roles relating to heavy general freight.

The Key Features of this program are

Participants learn about the responsible handling of and caring for their vehicles, safety and fatigue management, load handling and transport of goods, securing cargo, and navigation and route planning. Licensing, legislative and regulatory requirements apply to this qualification.

Course highlights

  • Improve efficiency as a driver
  • Identify and manage fatigue
  • Apply legislative and safety requirements
  • Secure and manage loads
  • Implement route planning and navigation

This program is suited to

individuals wanting to upskill and advance their career in the transport, logistics and the mining industry.

On successful completion a participant will have

This qualification is achieved by ‘successfully completing’ all the nominated core and elective units. This can be achieved by participating in training sessions, completing assignments and by demonstrating your ability by putting the learning into practice under real road conditions.

This course prepares you to work in job roles such as

  • Line Haul Driver
  • Transport Operations Supervisor / Scheduler
  • Local General Freight Driver
  • Interstate Driver
  • Bus Driver
  • Dangerous Goods Driver
  • Courier Driver
  • Mining operations

The entry requirements for this program are

There are no entry requirements. However applicants must demonstrate the language, literacy and numeracy required at least level 3. An LL&N assessment is conducted at pre-enrolment to assess if you require support in this regard.

The competency assessment will be

  • Demonstration of knowledge through written/oral answers and projects
  • Demonstration of driving and workplace skills through practical assessment based on legislative and regulatory requirements and industry standards.

Delivery Mode

Training will consist of face-to-face training in a classroom environment. Plus practical training will be given in a simulated or workplace setting by a qualified trainer and assessor.


As per course calendar


26 weeks – 52 weeks

Course Fee

    Fee for Service $3,500

Other Charges
Re-issue Certificate / SOA $50.00

Study Pathways

Certificate IV in Logistics (TLI42016) / Certificate IV in Driving Operations (TLI42116)


Courses commence after Jan 1st 2017 at TDT are no longer funded by Victorian government (Victorian Training Guarantee). Students are required to pay full fee.


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