Warehouse Planning Master Class


Course name Warehouse Planning Master Class
Institution Logistics Learning Alliance
Location Online
Website www.logisticslearningalliance.com
Language English
Contact information


Tel: 0800 1588231

Tel: +44 (0)1530 276590 / 276591

Fax: +44 (0)1530 276593


Course objective

Identify trade off opportunities within the company structure; Design a warehouse network appropriate to the logistics strategy; Decide between ‘in house’ and ‘contracted out’ warehousing; Evaluate customer service level requirements; Plan the layout of the warehouse; Evaluate and select the most appropriate warehouse processes and procedures; Evaluate and select the most appropriate handling and storage equipment; Analyse and apply supply and demand data; Identify the legislative and security requirements of the warehouse; Manage information using technological systems; Use systems for the management of people; Use systems for the management of warehouse equipment; Use systems for communication purposes; Analyse a warehouse operations and develop a set of performance benchmarks as the basis of a warehouse performance management system; Produce a warehouse operations performance report with recommendations for improvement bases on an analysis of productivity, utilisation and other performance factors; Develop and implement a financial budget for a warehouse operation; Produce a financial report detailing outturns against budget for a warehouse Use systems based information to plan, organise, direct and control.

Sector Other
General course topics Variety/range of logistics topics in some detail
Specific course topics

The role of the warehouse in logistics strategy; Warehouse operational procedures and processes; Technology in the warehouse; and Warehouse cost management and performance controls.

Total time commitment 100
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 Online
Incentives No
Incentives description

Completion may count towards Professional Diploma in Logistics and Transport

Logistics Topics Coverage % (estimate) 100
Audience Practitioner
Pre-requisites Not Indicated
Course fee $1,338
Course fee description

Access to a UK based coach

Discount available No
Course included in analysis No
Additional comments

Planning Master classes can be tailored to a specific context upon request

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