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How to control inventory and warehousing functions for a lean and responsive supply chain
Designed for warehouse and inventory managers

Seeking improved efficiencies and cost savings?

This is the course for you!

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Fundamentals of Warehouse Logistics & Inventory Management - best management practices to control stock as efficiently as possible

Fundamentals of Warehouse Logistics & Inventory Management - Programme Overview

International trade - the powerhouse of the world economy - is transforming rapidly, with the global sourcing and supply chains taking centre stage.

This 12-week distance learning course provides the essential tools and knowledge to run efficient, robust and adaptable operations in warehouse and inventory functions. Analysing these two fundamental aspects of the supply chain, the course delivers in-depth knowledge of:

  • The warehouse and its role within the supply chain
  • The operations undertaken within warehouses
  • The management of inventory within the supply chain
  • The people aspect of warehouse management including resource planning

Download the latest Fundamentals of Warehouse Logistics & Inventory Management course prospectus here for full details of the syllabus and fee information. 

Also available for dedicated in-company delivery by distance learning or instructor led workshops

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Your path to getting ahead

The effective management of warehouse operations and inventory control are critical to the supply chain of any organisation. The ability to maintain a smooth, constant and efficient flow of goods and services to industry and society provides a significant challenge in terms of processes, organisation and cost.

Managers are continually trying to balance increasing customer satisfaction with reducing inventory levels and costs.

The warehouse has always been seen as an expensive cost centre however it is fundamental to achieving the perfect order. Very few companies are in a position to supply on a Just In Time basis and therefore the storage of products becomes inevitable.

The fundamental aspect is to ensure that the minimum amount of stock is held to satisfy the majority of demand at an acceptable cost. This results in a number of trade-offs within the warehouse which must be balanced to ensure maximum efficiency.

Technology continues to advance in this area with sophisticated software and hardware products being introduced into the market.  Warehouse automation is increasing in popularity along with both voice and robotics technologies.

These issues amongst many others are analysed in the course, with case studies and multi-media learning materials providing a rich, relevant and practical experience with real-world application.

To find out more about this Warehouse Logistics & Inventory Management course, download the prospectus here.

Testimonial

"I thoroughly enjoyed the course. The course itself covers everything very well from the basics through to more intermediate ideas and this definitely covers the fundamentals in a thorough way. I took the course to reinforce my current knowledge and to provide a solid knowledge base to move forward so it was a great exercise and would recommend it"
Mark Fluke
Warehouse & Logistics ManagerPowerscreen

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