MSM30116 - Certificate III in Process Manufacturing

Upskill and get job ready with this qualification in process manufacturing.

This nationally accredited Certificate III in Process Manufacturing will help you gain an in-depth understanding of the manufacturing processes. This qualification will extend your knowledge and skills in areas such as quality standards application, workplace safety, warehousing and team leadership.

Course Structure

The structure of this course is as follows:


During your course, we expect that you will:

  • Contribute to learning in a harmonious and positive manner irrespective of gender, race, sexual preference, political affiliation, marital status, disability or religious belief
  • Comply with the rules and regulations of the IST
  • Be honest and respectful, this includes not falsifying work or information and not conducting yourself in any way that may cause injury or offence to others.
  • Be responsible for your own learning and development by participating actively and positively and by ensuring that you maintain progress with learning modules.
  • Monitor your own progress by ensuring that assessment deadlines are observed.
  • Utilise facilities and IST publications with respect and to honour our copyrights and prevent our publication from being distributed to unauthorised persons.

Course Subjects

Core units

  • MSMENV272 Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices
  • MSMWHS200 Work safely
  • MSMSUP210 Process and record information
  • MSS402051 Apply quality standards

Elective units

  • MEM15004B Perform inspection
  • MSMSUP303 Identify equipment faults
  • MSMSUP382 Provide coaching/mentoring in the workplace
  • MSMSUP383 Facilitate a team
  • MSMWHS300 Facilitate the implementation of WHS for a work group
  • TLIA0010 Identify goods and store to specifications
  • TLIA0004 Complete receival and despatch documentation
  • TLIA0015 Organise receival and despatch operations
  • TLIX0013X Maintain stock control and receivals
  • BSBOPS304 Deliver and monitor a service to customers
  • MSMSUP106 Work in a team
  • MSMWHS100 Follow WHS procedures
  • MSMWHS110 Follow emergency response procedures
  • PMBHAN103 Shift materials safely by hand
  • MSMSUP291 Participate in continuous improvement
  • MSMSUP101 Clean workplace or equipment
  • MSS402040 Apply 5S procedures

Career & Education Pathways

Once you graduate, you’ll have the knowledge and skills to kick-start your career as a:

  • Plant Operator
  • Process Operator
  • Warehouse Worker
  • Storage Facility Worker

Entry Requirements

There are no academic entry requirements for this qualification. Students are required to provide their Unique Student Identifier (USI) which we can assist with, photo identification and meet the language, literacy and numeracy requirements.


Please refer to this page for eligibility