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MSM30116 - Certificate III in Process Manufacturing

Duration - 12 Months workplace traineeship (NSW only)

The Certificate III in Process Manufacturing qualification is well suited to a variety of roles where a product is being produced, it suits those entering the workforce for the first time and those re-entering the workforce. At Signature Learning & Development we have a set package of units which are set out below. Our program has been designed to be relevant in all workplaces that manufacture products and aligns with our training staff's expertise meaning our students get quality training and assessment gaining skills that can be transferred across the manufacturing industry.

To achieve the Certificate III in Process Manufacturing qualification you must successfully complete a total of 21 units.

What we can offer:

Elective units must be relevant to the work environment and the qualification, maintain the integrity of the AQF alignment and contribute to a valid, industry-supported vocational outcome. We have chosen the units below to suit most workplaces, this is the standard package we deliver under the Smart & Skilled Funded Traineeship model in NSW.

Core Units

MSMENV272   Participate in environmentally sustainable work practices

MSMWHS200  Work safely

MSMSUP210   Process and record information

MSS402051    Apply quality standards

Elective Units

MEM15004BPerform inspection

MSMOPS363Organise on site work

MSMSUP300Identify and apply process improvements

MSMSUP303Identify equipment faults

MSMSUP309Maintain and organise workplace records

MSTGN2008Coordinate work of team/section

MSMENV172Identify and minimise environmental hazards

MSMOPS100Use equipment

MSMOPS102Perform tasks to support production

MSMOPS200Operate equipment

MSMSUP101Clean workplace or equipment

MSMSUP106Work in a team

MSMWHS100Follow WHS procedures

MSMWHS110Follow emergency response procedures

MSMWHS205Control minor incidents

MSMWHS210Undertake first response to non-fire incidents

MSMWHS212Undertake first response to fire incidents


We only offer this qualification under the NSW Smart & Skilled traineeship model which is currently fee free to eligible students. We do not offer this qualification under a fee for service model. 


Students will have access to extra support if a physical or learning disability may impede their ability to complete this course in its usual form of delivery. This will be determined on a case by case basis prior to enrollment.


This course is delivered in a mixed mode, primarily online with face to face visits where possible. Where face to face visits are not possible we offer digital session with our trainers (phone/zoom/Microsoft teams).


Recognition of Prior Learning is available on request for this course. This is assessed on a case by case basis. RPL is when you feel you may already have certain skills that are part of this course and you can provide evidence of that. Our assessment staff will review your evidence and determine if it meets requirements of the training package.


Credit transfer can be applied for at the enrolment phase. CT is when you have completed the exact unit previously or a superseded version of that unit which is equivalent to the current version. For a CT to be granted you must be able to provide a copy of your statement of attainment/certificate and grant Signature Learning and Development to verify it authenticity with the RTO (provider) that issued it.


We can offer paper copies of all student resources if requested however it is our preference that students access resources through our online student portal. Offering digital copies allows us to maintain the currency of our resources and helps us meet our business ambitions of one day being paperless and reducing our carbon footprint. Environmentally sustainable practices are a key business priority for Signature Learning and Development. 


RTO # 45762

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