Warehouse Planning Master Class


Course name Warehouse Planning Master Class
Institution Logistics Learning Alliance
Location Any location
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 32
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 Professional Diploma 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.

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