Excellence in Warehouse Management and Operation

Logistics and Supply Chain

Course Info

Duration: 1 Week

Type: In Classroom

Available Dates

Venue

  • Aug-08-2021

    Dubai

  • Aug-09-2021

    Istanbul

  • Aug-16-2021

    Paris

  • Aug-23-2021

    Madrid

  • Sep-06-2021

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Sep-06-2021

    London

  • Sep-12-2021

    Dubai

  • Sep-13-2021

    Istanbul

  • Sep-20-2021

    Paris

  • Sep-27-2021

    Madrid

  • Oct-04-2021

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Oct-04-2021

    London

  • Oct-10-2021

    Dubai

  • Oct-11-2021

    Istanbul

  • Oct-18-2021

    Paris

  • Oct-25-2021

    Madrid

  • Nov-08-2021

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Nov-08-2021

    London

  • Nov-14-2021

    Dubai

  • Nov-15-2021

    Istanbul

  • Nov-22-2021

    Paris

  • Nov-29-2021

    Madrid

  • Dec-06-2021

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Dec-06-2021

    London

  • Dec-12-2021

    Dubai

  • Dec-13-2021

    Istanbul

  • Dec-20-2021

    Paris

  • Dec-27-2021

    Madrid

  • Jan-03-2022

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Jan-03-2022

    London

  • Jan-09-2022

    Dubai

  • Jan-10-2022

    Istanbul

  • Jan-17-2022

    Paris

  • Jan-24-2022

    Madrid

  • Feb-07-2022

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Feb-07-2022

    London

  • Feb-13-2022

    Dubai

  • Feb-14-2022

    Istanbul

  • Feb-21-2022

    Paris

  • Feb-28-2022

    Madrid

  • Mar-07-2022

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Mar-07-2022

    London

  • Mar-13-2022

    Dubai

  • Mar-14-2022

    Istanbul

  • Mar-21-2022

    Paris

  • Mar-28-2022

    Madrid

  • Apr-04-2022

    Kuala Lumpur

  • Apr-04-2022

    London

  • Apr-10-2022

    Dubai

  • Apr-11-2022

    Istanbul

  • Apr-18-2022

    Paris

  • Apr-25-2022

    Madrid

Course Details

Course Outline

5 days course

 

The Role of Warehousing and Stores
 
  • Warehousing and the supply chain.
  • Training topics.
  • Definitions.
  • Strategic aspects of warehousing.
  • Customers.
  • The value chains.
  • Warehouse location.
  • Modern warehouse operations.
  • World-class warehousing.
  • Conclusion.

 

Inventory, Stock Analysis and Classifying Products

 

  • Product classification.
  • Demand analysis.
  • ABC analysis.
  • Product coding.
  • Product handling groups.
  • Inventory management: why hold stock?
  • Inventory costs and service.
  • Lead time.
  • Demand forecasting.
  • Inventory and statistics.
  • How much stock should be held?
  • Replenishment methods.
  • Questions about inventory.

 

Stock Control
 
  • Stock inaccuracy.
  • Continuous or periodic stock checking.
  • Stock control.
  • Security and preventing loss.
  • Information security.
  • Training topics.

 

The Warehouse and Operational Principles
 
  • Warehouse structure.
  • Warehouse operations.
  • Receiving.
  • Location methods in the warehouse.
  • Picking options.
  • Customer orders.
  • Methods of picking.
  • Dispatching activity.
  • Organizing for flow.

 

Equipment

 

  • Fork-lift trucks.
  • Racking/shelving.
  • The aisle width decision.

 

Warehouse Information Communications Technology
 
  • Importance of information.
  • Decision-making and ICT.
  • Improvements with ICT.
  • Warehouse ICT applications.
  • Systems implementation.

 

Regulations

 

  • Health and safety at work.
  • Management of health and safety.
  • Health and safety arrangements.
  • Warehouse health and safety risks.
  • Risk assessments.
  • Fork-lift trucks: health and safety.

 

Productivity, Cost and Service
 
  • Framework for analysis.
  • Key costs.
  • Key productivity drivers.
  • Basic improvements.
  • Understanding productivity.
  • Determining pricing and charging.
  • Customer service.
  • Added value.
  • Warehouse layout.
  • Training topics.
 
Outsourcing
 
  • Users’ views of third parties and the marketplace.
  • Selecting third parties.
  • Training topics.

 

People Management
 
  • Company culture.
  • Management.
  • Work objectives and performance.
  • Motivating people.
  • Empowering.
  • Teams.
  • Communication.
  • Managing change.
  • Warehouse picking operatives.
  • Training topics.

 

Developments and Trends

 

  • Supply chain impacts on stores and warehousing.
  • Global logistics.
  • Reverse logistics and customer returns.
  • Risk.
  • Roads.
  • Legislation.
  • Technology.
  • People development.
  • Political influences.
  • The supply chains.
  • Warehouse aims/ideals.

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