This unit covers receiving an order, picking an order, checking against documentation, placing in the correct area and completing enterprise documentation.

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Vocational and further education (TAFE)
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Assessment tasks will be designed to reinforce and extend knowledge and skill competence within set and controlled parameters in accordance with each unit's learning outcomes and performance criteria requirements, including the setting of work based practical application tasks designed to provide evidence of competence outcomes, within periodic and scheduled timelines. Students will be expected to demonstrate the following required skills: - reading and interpreting routine information on written orders and standard operating procedures. May include simple drawings; - using materials handling equipment in a warehouse; - identifying dangerous goods; - following oral instruction, and; - entering routine and familiar information onto proformas and standard workplace forms. Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: - safe manual handling procedures; - reasons for selecting materials handling equipment; - safe storage and handling procedures for a range of products including dangerous goods; - applicable Material Safety Data Sheets; - applicable industry standards, national/Australian standards, NOHSC guidelines, State/Territory regulatory codes of practice/standards; - use and application of personal protective equipment; - safe work practices and procedures, and; - hazards and control measures associated with picking and processing orders.

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