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Warehouse management is the process, control, and optimization of warehouse operations from the entry of inventory into warehouse-or multiple warehouses-until items are moved, sold, or consumed.
This course is aimed at people who wish to develop their skills and increase their awareness of Warehouse operations and functions. It is designed to assist learners who want to introduce themselves to warehousing principles and those who wish to update their skills in this industry. A particular focus during the course is given to stock management and stock control.
What Do Participants Learn?
Explain The Challenges, Objectives, And Functions Of Warehousing
Perform Abc Inventory Classification And Cycle Counting
Calculate Record Accuracy And Discrepancies
Identify The Different Types Of Storage And Material Handling Systems
Improve Supervisory Skills And Deal More Effectively With Warehouse Staff Issues
Develop Better Skills For Housekeeping And Safety Within The Warehouse
Measure Warehouse Productivity Using The Right KPIs
Conduct A Scientific Audit Of The Warehouse
Who Should Attend?
Those Involved In Warehousing Activities
Anyone Interested To Know More About The Interaction Between Warehousing And Other Materials Management Functions
What Will the Learning Experience Include?
Comprehensive pre-program activities include:
Web-based information forms & surveys completed by attendee.
Direct consultation with the attendee about the expectations.
During the training, participants engage in data, activities, and conversations that lead to insight and knowledge.
Participants learn from expert trainers who have both academic and business experiences.
Highly applicable training content & instructive activities for adding depth to training topics.
**A half-day site visit for integrating the experience & plan next steps. Opportunities to provide connections, ideas & support.
Explore & Practice
Apply & sustain the learning experience by using this ongoing support:
To ensure participant has new skills or behavior progress.
Optional, fee-based mentoring & coaching with the trainer.
Training materials & additional documents (e-books, pdf files, presentations and articles)
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Section One: Introduction to Warehousing Management
Objectives of Warehousing
The Warehousing Cycle
Problems and Challenges in Warehousing
Warehousing and Inventory Costs
Customer Service in Warehousing
Section Two: Inventory Classification and Record Accuracy
Types of Inventory
The ABC Classification
Uses of the ABC Classification
Inventory Record Accuracy
Reasons for Poor Accuracy
Periodic and Cycle Counting
Systems and Methodology of Counting
Section Three: Storage and Material Handling Systems
The layout of the Warehouse
Storage Utilization and Organization
Types of Storage Systems
Fixed versus Random Location
Material Handling Equipment
Improving the Receiving/Issuing Material Operations
Section Four: Dealing with Staff-Related Warehousing Issues
Key Roles of Warehouse Manager/Supervisor
Staff Management Issues
Corrective Guidance Techniques
Section Five: Safety in the Warehouse and Productivity and Audit of a Warehouse
Good Housekeeping inside the Warehouse
Identifying Safety Hazards
Unsafe Acts and Conditions
Causes of Damage
Planning for Safety
Definition of Productivity
Causes of Lost Time
Warehousing Key Performance Indicators
Objectives of the Warehouse Audit
Components of the Audit
Steps to Follow Before, During and After the Audit