Transport & Logistics

Transport & Logistics

Transport and logistics is one of Australia’s fastest growing industries, offering a variety of employment opportunities. A tafe logistics course will cover the delivery, receiving and warehousing of goods, moving and handling, operation of light to heavy vehicles, hazardous goods, and using a range of technology.

Our reputation for producing highly employable skilled workers means we are constantly growing our list of industry clients.  We work with numerous large employers in the Geelong region including Target, Cotton On and Avalon Airport. 

Our suite of courses are generally delivered as traineeships in the workplace, for both full-time and part-time employees. We pride ourselves on tailoring each program to your specific workplace requirements and experience levels, covering Certificate II and Certificate III qualifications.

Career outcomes

Salary range

Storeperson $38,304 - $59,834
Forklift operator $40,294 - $64,045
Logistics clerk     $39,434 - $59,598
Truck driver   $42,031 - $71,886

Source: Criteria based on Australian occupations AUD. Updated 21 May 2018.
Note: salaries are a guide only, and are dependent on a range of factors including your experience, employer, and location.

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Profiles and Testimonials
Chris studied transport and logistics at The Gordon as part of a G-Force traineeship. The course enabled him to gain an understanding of transport and logistics in conjunction with on-the-job training at Cotton On. Upon completion, Chris was promoted to Group Retail Logistics Analyst with the company where he is responsible for improving stock delivery from the warehouse to the stores.

“I found the course work was relevant to what I do in my every day role. Every day is different and this is the best part of my job.”

Chris Brown
Certificate III in Transport and Logistics
Industry and Corporate Training

If you would like to book training for your organisation, please contact 5225 0800 to discuss your requirements.

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About The Gordon

The Gordon Institute of TAFE is one of the largest regional TAFEs in Victoria and has been helping people gain real skills for real jobs for over 125 years. We pride ourselves on delivering a great range of TAFE courses from short courses to nationally accredited training across apprenticeships, traineeships, certificates, diplomas, and advanced diplomas, which can lead you to a great career or create pathways to university.

Our training is delivered with Victorian and Commonwealth Government funding. | Authorised by the Victorian Government, Melbourne.

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