Warehouse and Stores Training


For any warehouse and stores training not listed below: Please contact us directly.

 
Stores Courses
  Target Audience
  Duration (Days) 
1
BASIC INVENTORY PRINCIPLES   

Inventory controller
Store person interested to learn the basic inventory principles

  2

 
  • Inventory policy
  • Inventory categorisation (various categories of stock
  • Inventory classification
  • Dependant & independent demand
  • Setting parameters
2
BASIC STOREKEEPING   

Store person, construction storekeeper or housing and stacking supervisor

  3

 
  • Stakeholders in store operations
  • Receiving
  • Storage of stock
  • Issuing and despatch
  • Housekeeping
  • Safety and materials handling
  • Stock counting
3
STORES AND RISK PRACTICES  

Stores personnel

  5

 
  • Safety and emergency planning
  • Personal protective equipment
  • Housekeeping
  • Fire prevention/protection
  • Manual material handling
  • Storage and preservation
  • Stores transportation
  • Hand and power tools
4
STORES RECEIVING (ADVANCED)  

Stores personnel

  1.5

 
  • Receiving of material from external sources
  • Receiving of material from internal sources
  • Safe stock handling procedures
  • Returning of faulty stock
  • Stock preservation
5
STORES ISSUING (ADVANCED)  

Stores personnel

  1.5

 
  • Stores issuing process to end user
  • Issuing in general
  • Safe stock handling procedures
  • Stock maintenance
6
OVERVIEW OF STORES & RELATED OPERATIONS   

Company management and
Storekeeper / Store manager

  5

 
  • Stores and related functions
  • Stock identification
  • Stock control
  • Receiving of items
  • Stores and risk practices
  • Stock picking, issuing and despatch
7
STORES DESIGN AND LAYOUT   

Management and
Senior stores personnel

  5 days in lecture room
+
Handing in of case study after 14 days


 
  • The importance of stores design and layout
  • Stores design and layout study
  • Materials handling principles
  • Stock location
  • Unit loads: concepts and methods
  • Small parts storage and layout
  • Racking systems and handling equipment
  • Order picking - manual and mechanised systems
  • Receiving and issuing areas
  • Determining staff and equipment compliment
  • Economic evaluation

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