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TLI31216 Certificate III in Driving Operations (Heavy General Freight)
Our Driving Operations (Heavy General Freight) Traineeships are available to all companies working in the Transport & Logistics Industry. This traineeship is designed to inform, educate and provide safety-first approaches to all truck drivers operating commercial transport to deliver Freight.
With our Heavy General Freight Driving Certificate Traineeship, each candidate will be taught the fundamentals of transporting freight based on Australian and industry standards.
Throughout this traineeship, each candidate will be required to complete a total of 18 units. Each unit has been crafted to ensure the utmost safety of the driver and public relating to loading/unloading, transportation and managing of the load. An all-inclusive traineeship that results in a Nationwide Training certified heavy general freight driver on completion.
Government funding may be available to employers for their chosen candidates based on their current work history with their current company. For more details on this Traineeship’s Eligibility Requirements, please see below.
Topics Covered include: Work Health & Safety, Secure Cargo, Process Documentation, Quality Procedures, Operate Commercial Vehicle, Fatigue Management Strategies and many more. View the full range of covered topics below.
On completion, each candidate will receive a Certificate III in Driving Operations (Heavy General Freight) issued by Nationwide Training.
Nationwide Training is always supportive and informative. Extremely professional and easy to deal with.
My trainer was awesome. Very helpful, knowledgeable and industry experienced.
Thanks to all staff at Nationwide Training because with all of your help I have finished my Certificate III. I hope we will meet again.
The trainer listened and understood my industry. He was very knowledgeable in all areas of the course.
With over ten years experience in the industry, I find I am learning new things - which is interesting and refreshing.
My trainer is very understanding and always on point. Great person to talk to.
Excellent broad based theoretical assessment and combined with focused practical observations. The trainer is very skilled and knowledgeable. The operators enjoy their sessions with her.
I have definitely seen an improvement in all our trainees as new knowledge is gained.
The training gave me more knowledge about the process of how things work and apply it to my job. The staff assists me and answer my questions effectively if I needed some answers regarding to training.
I have done most of my training courses with Nationwide Training, I always found the training material up to date and trainers are just excellent, not only but they are always ready to extend their help in scheduling the training sessions and help with difficult questions.
Driving Operations - Traineeship Eligibility
Employees who have been working for your company for less than three (3) months full time may attract employer incentives and funding
Employees who have been working for your company for less than twelve (12) months part time may attract employer incentives and funding
Employers may also be eligible for incentives from both the federal and state government up to $8,250.00
$2,125.00 – Commencement payment at the six (6) month milestone
$2,125.00 – Completion payment if the completion occurs on or after the eighteen (18) month milestone full time or twenty seventh (27) month milestone part time. Earlier completions are paid on a pro rata basis
24 months for full time employees
36 months for part time employees
Workplace-based training is delivered face to face and includes pre-reading, practical training and observation of you performing routine work tasks while on-the-job.
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) is available.
Funded Course Fees
Lower Fees, Local Skills Effective from 1 January 2021
New Workers Certificate III in Driving Operations (Heavy General Freight) course fees:
25 years old or over $729.00* GST Free;
17 – 24 years old $729.00* GST Free;
* Annual course fee caps apply of $1,200 for 25 year olds and over and $400 for 17 – 24 year olds
Note: Fees and charges are based on the Department of Training and Workforce Development Fees and Charges Policy in line with Nationwide Training’s recommended training plan. Any changes to the training plan may see an alteration to these fees. Fees are GST free. Fees are only for units started in the current year. Fees for units started in future years are yet to be determined by the government.
“The Student tuition fees are indicative only and are subject to change given individual circumstances at enrolment. Additional fees may apply such as Student service and resource fees”. source DTWD Business Rules
Non-Funded Course Fees
Perth Metro Area:
Certificate III in Driving Operations $4,200.00 GST free three payments of $1,400.00
Entitles the learner to a maximum of 12 scheduled training sessions.
Refer to Nationwide Training’s schedule of fees for additional workplace training visits.
Regional WA Centres:
Certificate III in Driving Operations Price on application.
On Successful Completion
On successful completion of a qualification you will receive a Certificate issued by Nationwide Training: