Warehouse Operations Master Class
|Course name||Warehouse Operations Master Class|
|Institution||Logistics Learning Alliance|
|Contact information|| |
Tel: 0800 1588231
Tel: +44 (0)1530 276590 / 276591
Fax: +44 (0)1530 276593
|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.
|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.|
|Certificate name||Not specified|
|Attendance description|| |
|Incentives description|| |
Completion may count towards the Certificate in Logistics and Transport
|Logistics Topics Coverage % (estimate)||100|
|Course fee description|| |
Includes course classroom instruction and materials. Assumes attendance of up to 12 participants.
|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.