Warehouse Planning Master Class
|Course name||Warehouse Planning Master Class|
|Institution||Logistics Learning Alliance|
Tel: 0800 1588231
Tel: +44 (0)1530 276590 / 276591
Fax: +44 (0)1530 276593
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|
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.
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|
This course is only offered face to face upon request by a company or organization.