Warehousing and Logistics - An introduction

Warehousing and Logistics - An introduction
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Duration: 1 hour
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The Warehouse and Logistics course provides a good introduction to this industry and provides a foundation for a wide variety of roles across receiving goods, inspections, picking and packing. The course provides details about the terminology and processes typically employed in a warehouse.


The course provides an introduction to warehousing and logistics in bite-sized modules organised as follows:

Introduction

  • Why look for a role or career in this industry
  • An explanation of the course structure
  • Overview of the course content

Section 1: Understanding the basics of warehousing

  • The evolution of warehousing
  • Typical terminology and equipment used in a warehouse
  • Desirable skills and attributes for roles
  • Health and safety

Section 2: Incoming Goods Management

  • Purchase orders and how they are used
  • Inspection, testing and quarantining of product
  • Accepting products into warehouse stock locations

Section 3: Kitting, Picking, Packing and Dispatch

  • Preparing kits of parts
  • Picking products from stock and fulfilling orders
  • Packing and dispatching sales orders

Section 4: Logistics and General Warehouse Management

  • Logistics, types of transportation and tracking
  • The 80/20 Rule
  • Stocktaking
  • House keeping

 


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