This unit covers arranging and consolidating orders, preparing and dispatching goods

Unit details

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


Path 1 MEM11006B Perform production packaging MEM11011B Undertake manual handling Path 2 MEM11008B Package materials (stores and warehouse) 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; - packing, shrink-wrapping and/or palletising goods for dispatch; - maintaining dispatch documentation; - manual handling; - selecting and using lifting equipment appropriate to the load; - selecting dispatch 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 dispatch processes.

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