Certificate IV in Materiel Logistics


A qualification for those working in the Logistics Industry in a variety of integrated logistics and materiel sustainment roles.

Successful completion will require the performance of a broad range of skilled applications including requirements to evaluate and analyse current practices, develop new criteria and procedure for performing current practices, and provision of some leadership and guidance to others in the application and planning of the skills.


Requirements for completion of the qualification:

A successful assessment outcome for a total 17 units, comprising:

4 coreunits listed below


3units from the logistics elective units listed below


4units from the technical elective units listed below


6general elective units which may be taken from any remaining logistics or technical elective units listed below, from the general elective units listed below, or may include up to 3 units drawn with appropriate contextualisation from Certificate IV or Diploma qualifications in this or other relevant endorsed Training Package or accredited course.

Where imported units are selected, care must be taken to ensure that all pre-requisites are complied with.

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Core units:



ECommunication and Calculation

add topic PSPGOV413A Compose complex workplace documents

PAdministration and Finance

add topic PSPGOV404B Develop and implement work unit plans


add topic PSPPROC303A Carry out basic procurement

add topic TLIX4028A Apply knowledge of logistics

Logistics elective units:




add topic TLIX4007A Implement and monitor integrated logistics support plans

add topic TLIX4008A Conduct integrated logistics support activities

add topic TLIX4009A Apply integrated logistics support processes and procedures

add topic TLIX4016A Implement and monitor materiel sustainment plans

add topic TLIX4017A Conduct materiel sustainment activities

add topic TLIX4018A Apply materiel sustainment processes and procedures

add topic TLIX4022A Implement and monitor configuration management plans

add topic TLIX4023A Conduct configuration management activities

add topic TLIX4024A Apply configuration management processes and procedures

add topic TLIX4011A Conduct logistics support analysis activities

Technical elective units:



PAdministration and Finance

add topic TLIP5036A Manage assets


add topic TLIX4026A Apply codification and cataloguing processes and procedures

add topic TLIX4027A Assess maintenance spares and manage repairable items

add topic TLIX4029A Apply knowledge of integrated logistics support

add topic TLIX4030A Apply knowledge of materiel sustainment

add topic TLIX4031A Apply knowledge of configuration management

add topic TLIX4032A Apply knowledge of technical regulatory framework

add topic TLIX4034A Apply technical risk management systems and techniques

add topic TLIX4035A Maintain technical data and information

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General elective units:



ECommunication and Calculation

add topic PSPGOV406B Gather and analyse information



add topic BSBOHS407A Monitor a safe workplace


add topic BSBWOR402A Promote team effectiveness

LResource Management

add topic BSBMGT403A Implement continuous improvement

PAdministration and Finance

add topic BSBADM409A Coordinate business resources

add topic BSBCOM501B Identify and interpret compliance requirements

add topic BSBINM401A Implement workplace information system

add topic BSBREL401A Establish business networks

add topic BSBRSK401A Identify risk and apply risk management processes

add topic PSPGOV421A Exercise delegations

add topic PSPPM401B Design simple projects

add topic PSPPM402B Manage simple projects

add topic PSPPM403B Close simple projects

add topic PSPPROC405C Dispose of assets

RContract Procurement

add topic PSPPROC411A Plan procurement

add topic PSPPROC412A Develop and distribute requests for offers

add topic PSPPROC413A Select providers and develop contracts

add topic PSPPROC414A Manage contracts

add topic TLIR4001A Monitor supplier performance


add topic TLIX4033A Apply technical regulatory framework compliance management systems


add topic TLIU4001A Implement and monitor environmental protection policies and procedures


BSB units have been imported from the BSB07 Business Services Training Package.

PSP units have been imported from the PSP04 Public Sector Training Package.


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Licensing Information

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Employability Skills

Employability Skills Summary for

TLI41510 Certificate IV in Materiel Logistics

The following table contains a summary of the employability skills as identified by the Transport and Logistics Industry for this qualification. This table should be interpreted in conjunction with the detailed requirements of each unit of competency packaged in this qualification. The outcomes described here are broad industry requirements that may vary depending on packaging options.

Employability Skill

Industry/enterprise requirements for this qualification include:


Apply interpersonal skills

Communicate and interact with other organisations

Communicate range of possible organisational responses to the client in a timely manner

Communicate plans

Complete necessary documentation

Discuss needs and expectations with clients

Exercise courtesy, consideration and sensitivity at all times with the client

Gather information from other organisations

Interact with internal and external clients

Locate, interpret and provide relevant information

Obtain, complete and process all necessary documentation

Read selectively and summarise information

Refer clients to other personnel where necessary

Speak in public

Undertake consultation with affected and interested parties

Use effective spoken and written communication.


Ensure participation in regular meetings and forums

Provide and receive feedback in a constructive manner

Recognise individual differences in the workplace, value these differences and adjust own behaviour to account for these differences

Seek assistance to manage clients' expectations when necessary

Use a variety of verbal and non-verbal communication techniques

Use team work principles and strategies.

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Employability Skill

Industry/enterprise requirements for this qualification include:

Problem solving

Analyse and probe

Analyse, interpret and clearly define issue/s

Apply known solutions to a variety of predictable problems

Negotiate stakeholders' requirements, and document and incorporate within the proposed advice

Obtain information required and analyse in accordance with professional standards

Represent ideas in appropriate format

Research issue/s and seek advice of relevant personnel to clarify findings that are unclear.

Initiative and enterprise

Apply known solutions to a variety of predictable problems

Make notes of observations

Voice personal view to the review process.

Planning and organising

Calculate level of risk compared to the established risk evaluation criteria and determine it to be acceptable or unacceptable

Identify all possible sources of risk which may impact on the situation or objectives, and record in accordance with workplace procedures and guidelines

Identify, plan and implement logistics options

Identify relevant policy, legislation and regulations to meet organisation information requirements

Observe, receive and clarify circumstances that require the provision of advice.

Self management

Apply duty of care

Apply personal behaviour that shows sensitivity to the differences between colleagues

Comply with professional codes of practice (as applicable) and ethical standards

Evaluate critically an operational situation by listening, observing and clarifying information with supervisor

Follow instructions/directives and report information.

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Employability Skill

Industry/enterprise requirements for this qualification include:


Learn about federal and state/territory legislation, regulations within legislation, government policy, organisation policy

Learn about materiel logistics processes

Learn about risk management terminology and language in accordance with relevant standards (such as risk, hazard, risk assessment, risk management and risk treatment, residual risk, treatment plans, risk evaluation criteria)

Use procedures.


Use appropriate information technology and software

Use specialised information sources

Manage data and records.