Warehouse Operations Master Class

Overview

Course name Warehouse Operations Master Class
Institution Logistics Learning Alliance
Location Any location
Website www.logisticslearningalliance.com
Language English
Contact information

enquiry@logisticslearningalliance.com

Tel: 0800 1588231

Tel: +44 (0)1530 276590 / 276591

Fax: +44 (0)1530 276593

Details

Course objective

Participants will be able to: Draw up a plan for the daily receipt and storage of in-bound goods; Allocate labour and other resources in relation to this plan; Modify planned activity at short notice should the necessity arise; Produce a plan for the optimal positioning of in-bound goods; Use information on in-bound goods and storage and an aid to assisting the work in other parts of the warehouse; Analyse staff training needs and know how these needs could be satisfied; Ensure that adequate controls are in place for the safe and efficient receipt and storage of in-bound goods; Analyse information on the performance standards of the in-bound goods operation taking any necessary action; Draw up a plan for daily order picking and despatch operations; Allocate labour and other resources in relation to this plan; Modify planned activity at short notice should the necessity arise; Produce a plan for the physical organisation of the despatch holding function; Use information from the order picking process to liaise with other parts of the business; Analyse staff training needs and know how these could be satisfied; Ensure that adequate controls are in place for the safe and efficient picking and despatch of goods; Analyse information on performance standards in the picking and despatch operation, taking any necessary action; Specify what equipment is needed for the efficient operation of the warehouse; How to analyse performance data and use it to assist in improving warehouse efficiency; Make an assessment of staff training needs and monitor the effectiveness of the training; Ensure that equipment is regularly checked and that any necessary servicing is carried out; Analyse information generated from the regular checking and servicing of warehouse equipment; Take decisions when unsafe equipment needs to be removed from the operation; Apply the principles of costing to the operation of the warehouse; Appreciate why financial objectives have been given and how budgets are determined; and Make all staff fully aware of the need to minimise costs.

Sector Other
General course topics One logistics function in great detail
Specific course topics

Managing the goods inwards and storage operations; Managing the order and despatch operations; and The provision and care of warehouse resources.

Total time commitment 24
Focus commodity Any or other commodity
Commodities covered Course can be tailored to participants\' context.
Accredited No
Accredited by N/A
Certificate name Not specified
Attendance mode In-person
Attendance description

One trip

Incentives No
Incentives description

Completion may count towards the Certificate in Logistics and Transport

Logistics Topics Coverage % (estimate) 100
Audience Practitioner
Pre-requisites Not Indicated
Course fee $6,377
Course fee description

Includes course classroom instruction and materials. Assumes attendance of up to 12 participants.

Discount available Yes
Discount description

Fee may be negotiated based on company requirements and number of participants. Quoted fee based on 12 participants per course.

Course included in analysis No
Additional comments

This course is only offered face to face upon request by a company or organization.