MSM30116 Certificate III in Process Manufacturing develops the high level of knowledge and technical skills required for advanced roles within the manufacturing industry.


Developing your existing knowledge into practical and technical skills are beneficial for bolstering the Australian manufacturing industry. Production workers and process operators are career options for those looking to work in an essential industry that contributes to everyday Australian living.


There is set to be an estimated job growth of 0.9 percent by May 2023. While this seems to be a low percentage, there is a stability in the number of job opportunities available for those with the relevant knowledge and skillset. There is also a high demand for these services to complement the thriving agricultural sector. Positions that require high qualification and training are also in high demand, as every manufacturing team needs a leader to maintain high-quality efficiency, safety and services.


Upon completion of this qualification, you will be equipped with the knowledge to manage and oversee various sites and factories across a range of industries.


With this qualification you gain hands-on experience in personal and equipment safety, 5S procedures, working to quality standards, picking and processing orders and providing support and leadership to a team.


This nationally accredited qualification provides the foundations required to upskill and pursue further course studies in the manufacturing industry or go on to university.


Successful completion of this qualification may lead to employment as a:

  • Production Worker
    Plan, schedule and manage production activities and programs to meet manufacturing objectives.
  • Process Operator
    Oversee and manage the production process to ensure quality, efficiency and safety standards are met.


These services are delivered on behalf of The Learning Collaborative by approved Third Parties. Our Third Parties are conveniently located throughout south-east Queensland.


It is the responsibility of the approved Third Parties to recruit, enrol, support, train and assess students undertaking this course. The Learning Collaborative, in consultation with the approved Third Parties, is responsible for support and certification of all students enrolled in this course.


Full fee payment option available. Please contact us for more information.


This qualification contains 21 units. These units are made up of 4 core units plus 17 elective units.


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



Below lists the current electives available for selection, please contact us for more information.

  • MEM15004B Perform inspection.
  • MEM16006A Organise and communicate information.
  • MSMOPS101 Make measurements.
  • MSMOPS102 Perform tasks to support production.
  • MSMOPS200 Operate equipment.
  • MSMSUP100 Apply workplace context to own job.
  • MSMSUP101 Clean workplace or equipment.
  • MSMSUP291 Participate in continuous improvement.
  • MSMSUP303 Identify equipment faults.
  • MSMSUP382 Provide coaching/mentoring in the workplace.
  • MSMSUP383 Facilitate a team.
  • MSMWHS100 Follow WHS procedures.
  • MSMWHS110 Follow emergency response procedures.
  • MSMWHS300 Facilitate the implementation of WHS for a work group.
  • MSS402040 Apply 5S procedures.
  • PMBHAN103 Shift materials safely by hand.
  • TLIA3016 Use inventory systems to organise stock control.


There are no entry requirements for this qualification. However, students may be required to complete a Language, Literacy and Numeracy (LLN) Assessment to determine any learner support requirements.


For all students undertaking nationally recognised training in Australia, it is mandatory to have a Unique Student Identifier (USI). To make your USI, visit the Australian government page here: Create a USI.


If students hold prior relevant work experience or formal qualifications issued by other Registered Training Organisations (RTOs), these may count as credit towards specific units. Please contact us for more information regarding eligibility or applications for Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).


For further information, please download the information sheet below or contact us.



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