• Course name Certificate III in Timber Building Products Supply
  • Release Comments
    Release 1 This version released with FWP Forest and Wood Products Training Package Version 8.0.
  • This qualification reflects the role of people who undertake activities related to timber warehousing, transport and distribution and customer sales in the timber wholesale, hardware and timber supply and/or timber manufacturing sectors.

    Individuals with this qualification apply a broad range of specialised skills and knowledge in varied contexts that involve processing orders and controlling stocks, transporting products, engaging with and selling to customers, and finding solutions to routine problems as they arise. They also take responsibility for their own organisation and outputs at the workplace.

    This qualification has several employment pathways for typical operational environments and job roles in the timber building products supply sector:

    • Timber Yard Operator
    • Timber Warehouse Storeperson
    • Timber Warehouse Coordinator
    • Forklift Driver
    • Timber Transport & Dispatch Coordinator
    • Pickup and Delivery Driver
    • Timber Sales Assistant
    • Timber Sales Representative
    • Customer Service Officer.

    This qualification enables specialisations in:

    • Warehousing,
    • Logistics, or
    • Customer Sales.

    No licensing, legislative or certification requirements apply to this qualification at the time of publication.

  • There are no entry requirements for this qualification.

  • To achieve this qualification, competency must be demonstrated in:

    • 13 units of competency:
    • 3 core units plus
    • 10 elective units.

    Elective units must ensure the integrity of the alignment between the qualification and the Australian Qualifications Framework (AQF) and contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome.

    For the award of the FWP30622 Certificate III in Timber Building Products Supply, the electives are to be chosen as follows:

    • at least 8 units from the electives listed below in Groups A – G
    • up to 2 units from any currently endorsed Training Package or accredited course.

    Where appropriate, electives may be packaged to provide a qualification with a specialisation.

    Packaging for Specialisations

    For the award of the FWP30622 Certificate III in Timber Building Products Supply (Warehousing)

    • at least 5 units must be selected from Group A

    For the award of the FWP306222 Certificate III in Timber Building Products Supply (Logistics)

    • at least 5 units must be selected from Group B

    For the award of the FWP30622 Certificate III in Timber Building Products Supply (Customer Sales)

    • at least 5 units must be selected from Group C.

    Core Units

    BSBXTW301 Work in a team
    FWPCOR3205 Apply safety, health and environmental requirements in forest and wood products operations
    FWPCOT3302 Access and provide timber and wood product information


    Elective Units

    Group A: Warehouse/yard operations

    FWPCOT2255 Store materials
    FWPCOT2259 Cut materials with a hand-held chainsaw
    FWPCOT2261 Process orders and prepare for despatch
    FWPCOT2263 Cross cut materials with a fixed saw
    FWPCOT2268 Cut timber or engineered wood product to length or dimensions
    FWPCOT2271 Pack timber or wood products for despatch
    FWPCOT2272 Rack timber or round poles
    TLIA0022 Pick and process orders
    TLIA0024 Replenish stock
    TLID0020 Shift materials safely using manual handling methods
    TLIX0013X Maintain stock control and receivals


    Group B: Dispatch, loading & unloading, transport

    TLIA0004 Complete receival and despatch documentation
    TLIA0019 Despatch stock
    TLID0015 Load and unload goods/cargo
    TLIF0009 Ensure the safety of transport activities (Chain of Responsibility)
    TLILIC0003 Licence to operate a forklift truck
    TLILIC0024 Licence to operate a vehicle loading crane (capacity 10 metre tonnes and above)
    TLILIC2014 Licence to drive a light rigid vehicle
    TLILIC2015 Licence to drive a medium rigid vehicle


    Group C: Customer sales and relationship

    BSBOPS202 Engage with customers
    BSBOPS304 Deliver and monitor a service to customers
    BSBOPS305 Process customer complaints
    CPPCMN4008 Read plans, drawings and specifications for residential buildings
    FWPCOT3304 Take off material quantities
    FWPCOT3305 Interpret and quote from manufactured timber product plans
    SIRRRTF001 Balance and secure point-of-sale terminal
    SIRXCEG003 Build customer relationships and loyalty
    SIRXCEG005 Maintain business to business relationships
    SIRXSLS001 Sell to the retail customer


    Group D: Inventory / stock control

    FWPCOT4211 Monitor stock control procedures
    SIRRINV001 Receive and handle retail stock
    TLIX0013X Maintain stock control and receivals


    Group E: Timber product knowledge

    FWPCOT3310 Prepare timber or related products to meet import/export compliance requirements
    FWPCOT3323 Assess wood materials visually
    FWPCOT4210 Provide specialised timber product solutions


    Group F: Digital systems

    BSBTEC201 Use business software applications
    SIRWSLS001 Process product and service data
    TLIX0004X Administer inventory systems


    Group G: Other general

    BSBOPS402 Coordinate business operational plans
  • Code and title current version Code and title previous┬áversion Comments Equivalence status
    FWP30622 Certificate III in Timber Building Products Supply FWP30621 Certificate III in Timber Building Products Supply Updated native unit codes and titles that form part of a specialisation

    New qualification code

  • Companion Volumes, including Implementation Guides, are available at VETNet: – https://vetnet.education.gov.au/Pages/TrainingDocs.aspx?q=0d96fe23-5747-4c01-9d6f-3509ff8d3d47