This course will give you the knowledge and skills to enter the freight and warehousing workforce or proceed to higher study. You will be taught at a variety of locations as well as given work experience. You will be also provided opportunities to pursue outdoor activities to support personal growth.
YOU WILL LEARN > Warehouse safety > Packing and packaging goods > Dangerous goods handling > Stocktaking > Dispatch, issuing receipts > Operating a forklift and OSH Safety > Basic First Aid > Theory and practical driving skills > Computer skills > CV preparation > Team work > Communication skills > Time management > Outdoor activities
QUALIFICATIONS YOU WILL GAIN > Avonmore Certificate in Youth Freight & Warehousing (Level 2) > National Certificate in Distribution Level 2 > Learners, Restricted or Full driverís licence* > Dangerous Goods Endorsement* > Forklift Safety Certificate [OSH approved] > First Aid Certificate Other licence qualifications are available depending on individual circumstances * Land Transport NZ criteria apply
ENTRY CRITERIA Students must meet Youth Training criteria. Call 0800 4 AVONMORE for information.
COURSE LENGTH, HOURS AND INTAKE > 24 training weeks (this is a guide only and may be extended) > 30 hours per week including self-directed learning and work experience > Flexible start dates throughout the year.