Certificate III in Process Manufacturing, this qualification provides the competencies required by advanced production workers who use a range of equipment and provide support functions directly related to producing products. They would undertake more advanced roles than workers with a Certificate II in Process Manufacturing, working in accordance with operating procedures and applying knowledge to anticipate problems and solve a range of foreseen and unforeseen problems.
MSM30116 Certificate III in Process Manufacturing
After completing this course you can pursue a career as a:
Manufacturing Process Operator
Process Support Operator
There are no designated entry requirements for this course.
- Be at least 15 years of age;
- Have completed Year 10 in the Australian school system or equivalent; and
- Have language, literacy and numeracy skills equivalent to ACSF Level 2.
To successfully complete this qualification, you require 21 units of competence. These 21 units are comprised of 4 core units which are compulsory and 17 elective units.
The units of competence shown below have been selected by Formation Training based on the course purpose.
|Unit Code||Unit Title|
|CPPCLO2032||Plan basic cleaning activities||Cluster 1|
|CPPCLO3045||Clean high-touch surfaces||Cluster 1|
|MSMSUP101||Clean workplace or equipment||Cluster 1|
|CPPCLO3011||Clean using environmentally sustainable work practices||Cluster 1|
|MSMENV272||Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices||Cluster 1|
|MSMWHS200||Work safely||Cluster 2|
|MSMWHS300||Facilitate the implementation of WHS for a work group||Cluster 2|
|MSMWHS100||Follow WHS procedures||Cluster 2|
|MSMWHS110||Follow emergency response procedures||Cluster 2|
|PMBHAN103||Shift materials safely by hand||Cluster 2|
|MEM16006A||Organise and communicate information||Cluster 3|
|MSMSUP382||Provide coaching/mentoring in the workplace||Cluster 3|
|MSMSUP383||Facilitate a team||Cluster 3|
|TLIA3016||Use inventory systems to organise stock control||Cluster 3|
|MSMOPS101||Make measurements||Cluster 4|
|MEM15004B||Perform inspection||Cluster 4|
|MSMSUP210||Process and record information||Cluster 4|
|MSMSUP291||Participate in continuous improvement||Cluster 4|
|MSMSUP303||Identify equipment faults||Cluster 4|
|MSS402051||Apply quality standards||Cluster 4|
|MSS402040||Apply 5S procedures||Individual Unit|
Elective units selected provide a vocational focus for the qualification and are relevant to the qualification level, job role, work outcomes and local industry needs.
The course unit selection represents a reduced suite of elective unit options that have been selected and approved for delivery by Formation Training – this may not include the full elective unit suite of options available under the national qualification packaging rules.
It is anticipated that a person entering this program without any previous work experience would take:
- 10 weeks full time theory and practical
Before being assessed as competent.
Please Contact Formation Training’s Administration Officer for Course Cost Detail:
Phone: 1300 889 134
Funding for this qualification is available for eligible students through the Certificate 3 Guarantee Program, a subsidised training program offered by the QLD Government.
Please click here for more information on eligibility.
The following occupations relate to this qualification.
Manufacturing Process Operator
|Manufacturing Process Operators ensure processes in the manufacturing industry are sustained. They apply competitive manufacturing practices, such as just-in-time (JIT) systems and six sigma techniques, to process operations.|
|Process Support Operator||Process Support Operators transfer materials, organise logistics and materials, or lead emergency teams in the chemical and refining industry.|