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Freight & Warehousing Youth Development

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.