Introduction to Warehouse Operations

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

 

Introduction to Warehousing
 
  • Understanding Warehousing.
  • The value of Warehousing.
  • The objectives of Warehousing.
    • Warehouse Resources.
    • Customer Requirements.
  • Design, Analysis, Control, and Maintenance of Warehousing Operations.

 

Building a Warehouse Plan
 
  • Warehouse Planning Methodology.
  • Space Planning for Receiving and Shipping.
    • Define the Materials Received and Shipped.
    • Determine the Dock Bay Requirements.
    • Determine Other Vehicle Interface Requirements.
    • Understanding the Allowances for Manoeuvring Inside the Warehouse.
    • Understanding the Buffer Area and Staging Area Requirements.
    • Understanding the Space Requirements for Dock-Related Activities.
  • Space Planning for Storage Activities.
    • Define the Materials to BE Stored.
    • Determine the Storage Philosophy.
    • Determine the Space Requirements for Alternative Storage Methods.
  • Creating Preliminary Designs for Material Handling.
  • Creating Preliminary Designs for Warehouse Layout.
  • Conclusion.

 

Developing a Warehouse Information System Plan

 

  • Warehouse Information Management.
  • Establishing Information Systems Requirements.
    • Develop a Graphical Representation of the System.
    • Identify Decisions and Decision Makers.
    • Write Requirements Statements and Define Data Needs.
    • Determine Levels of Automation.
    • Software Selection.
  • Data Entry and Data Management.
  • Writing Up the Information System Plan.
  • Conclusion.

 

Equipment Planning

 

  • Warehouse Equipment Planning Methodology.
    • Define Functions to Be Performed.
    • Identify Equipment Alternatives.
    • Evaluate the Equipment Alternatives.
    • Present Value.
    • Evaluating Alternatives: A case Study.
    • Select the Equipment.
    • Identify and Select the Vendor.
  • Conclusion

 

Types of Warehouse Equipment

 

  • Dock Equipment.
  • Storage Equipment.
  • Material Handling Equipment.
  • Conclusion.

 

Planning Warehouse Staff Requirements

 

  • Determine the Tasks to Be Performed.
  • Determine the Operating and Clerical Personnel Requirements.
  • Determine Administrative Personnel Requirements.

 

Planning Warehouse Personnel-Related Areas and Services

 

  • Warehouse Offices.
  • Food Services.
  • Lavatories.
  • Locker Rooms.
  • Medical Facilities
  • Safety Concerns
  • Employee Parking

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