This unit covers checking supplier documentation, confirming the quality and quantity of received goods, arranging the unloading of goods and preparing, locating and storing goods

Unit details

Study level:
Vocational and further education (TAFE)
Unit code:


MEM11011B - Undertake manual handling


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: - interpreting information on job instructions, orders, supplier documents, signs, codes, labels and other applicable reference documents; - checking orders, quantities, descriptions and supplier documentation; - maintaining goods inwards documentation; - manual handling within the scope of this unit; - selecting and using appropriate lifting equipment; - operating lifting equipment for goods inwards; - selecting storage procedures and processes, including labelling, and; - entering information onto manual and electronic workplace documents. Students will also be expected to demonstrate the following knowledge: - relevant legislation, regulations and codes; - checking and recording processes and procedures; - handling of hazardous goods; - storage procedures and processes, including labelling; - safe work practices and procedures, and; - hazards and control measures associated with undertaking warehouse receival processes.

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