Warehouse Planning Master Class
|Course name||Warehouse Planning Master Class|
|Institution||Logistics Learning Alliance|
|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.
|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.|
|Certificate name||Not specified|
|Attendance description|| |
|Incentives description|| |
Completion may count towards Professional Diploma 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.