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Warehouse : Warehouse Management Level 5

Diploma QLS Level 5 | *FREE PDF Certificate* Tutor Support & Exam | 80 CPD Credits | Free Supply Chain Course


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Summary

Price
£12 inc VAT
Study method
Online, self-paced
Course format What's this?
Reading material - PDF/e-book
Duration
450 hours
Access to content
Access until course completion
Qualification
No formal qualification
CPD
80 CPD hours / points
Achievement
Additional info
  • Exam(s) / assessment(s) is included in price
  • Tutor is available to students

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Overview

Warehouse Management

Diploma in Warehouse Management QLS Level 5. Additional CPD Accredited Warehouse Management Certificate with 80 CPD points available with no extra study. This Warehouse Management course comes with easy to understand e-learning study materials.

Endorsed Warehouse Management Level 5 Certificate of Achievement. Ready to take your career in logistics and inventory management to the next level? Interested in a rewarding career as a warehouse manager? Study online, for the chance to boost your professional profile with an advanced Level 5 Warehouse Management Diploma!

Warehouse management is a complex and multifaceted field, which concerns the supervision of all activities and processes in a warehouse setting. One of the most important functions in wider supply chain operations, warehouse management oversees logistics, inventory management, asset tracking and so much more besides. For every business that requires a warehouse to operate, the role of the warehouse manager is one of limitless value and importance. As supply chains and related activities grow in complexity worldwide, demand for talented warehousing personnel is accelerating at record-pace. An individual equipped with an extensive and integrated knowledge of logistics and warehousing operations is a strong and capable candidate in today’s job market. Whatever your experience and professional background, there’s never been a better time to consider a career in warehouse management.

This endorsed Level 5 Warehouse Management Diploma is our most advanced warehousing course to date – ideal for ambitious candidates looking to reach the very top of the career ladder! No specialist knowledge or experience is necessary, as the course materials and study aids you’ll need to complete each unit are included in the initial fee! Examine the functions and objectives of warehousing operations, get to know the different types of warehouses and master the art of effective inventory management. Study the warehouse inventory cycle in-depth, the implementation of warehouse management systems and the fundamentals of effective material handling. Enjoy the freedom to create your own study schedule, with no deadlines imposed.

Enrich your CV and your career prospects for life, with an endorsed Level 5 Warehouse Management Diploma from a recognised awarding body!

Quality Licence Scheme

This Warehouse Management course is endorsed by the Quality Licence Scheme. The Quality Licence Scheme, endorses high-quality, non-regulated provision and training programmes.

Achievement

CPD

80 CPD hours / points
Accredited by The CPD Standards Office

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Description

Warehouse Management

Course Benefits

Studying for an advanced Level 5 Warehouse Management Diploma could pave the way for a rewarding career in almost any major market worldwide. Join our growing global student community and enjoy a variety of exclusive benefits, including:

  • Accessible and affordable online education, with all study materials and learning resources included in the initial course fee.
  • Dedicated support from start to finish, provided by your assigned expert tutor and our extensive student support team.
  • Online assessments to gauge your acquired knowledge, which your tutor will mark and return with helpful feedback.
  • Freedom from deadlines and time-restrictions, allowing you to study in your own time at a pace that suits you from any location.
  • The chance to build towards a rewarding career for life, with an endorsed Level 5 Warehouse Management Diploma on your CV!

Learning Objectives

Every retailer, supplier and manufacturer on Earth relies on meticulous warehouse management to ensure their consistent performance and efficient output. The result of which is an incredibly diverse and wide-open job market for qualified candidates. The objective of Warehouse Management course is to prime candidates for successful careers in warehouse management, outlining the skills, knowledge and industry insights needed to climb to highest positions. The duties and responsibilities of warehouse management personnel are discussed, along with the cornerstones of effective website operations and reliable logistics strategies

Warehouse Management

This advanced Level 5 Warehouse Management Diploma could help take existing and prospective careers in warehousing to the next level. Your assigned tutor will provide the support you need to successfully complete the course, with no time-restrictions or deadlines to worry about. Whether new to warehouse management or already working in the field, this quality distance learning program could make all the difference.

Upon completion, candidates will have studied the most important concepts and teachings at the heart of quality warehouse management, including:

  • The objectives of warehouse management
  • The different types of warehouses and their functions
  • Inventory management processes and strategies
  • A breakdown of the warehouse inventory cycle
  • Warehouse material handling techniques
  • The use of advanced warehouse systems
  • Logistics and shipping in warehouse operations
  • Warehouse management and leadership skills

Course Outline

An endorsed Level 5 Warehouse Management Diploma could help you secure a warehousing role at a supervisory level, or climb the career ladder if already working in the field. The course consists of eight intensive units, which conclude with online assessments for submission to your assigned tutor. Topics covered throughout the course are as follows:

Unit 1 - Introduction to Warehouses

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Fitting into the Logistics Strategy
  • Activities within a Warehouse
  • Other Activities in Warehouses
  • Aims of Warehousing
  • Ownership
  • Layout
  • MATERIALS HANDLING
  • Manual Warehouses
  • Mechanised Warehouses

Unit 2 - Types of Warehouses

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Types of Warehouses
  • Location of warehouses
  • Characteristics of an Ideal Warehouse
  • Qualitative factor rating method of comparison

Unit 3 - Functions of Warehouses

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Movement
  • Storage
  • Information transfer

Unit 4 - Warehouse Operations & Systems

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Warehouse Operations - Centralised and Decentralised
  • Storage systems
  • Fixed and random stock location
  • Palletised storage systems
  • Types of conveyors
  • Automated Storage and Retrieval System
  • The Principles and Performance Measures of Material Handling Systems
  • Vehicle travel: response time
  • Characteristics of effective performance systems

Unit 5 - Inventory Management

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Buffering Supply and Demand
  • Types of Stock
  • Economic Order Quantity
  • Uncertain Demand and Safety Stock
  • Effort of Stock Control

Unit 6 - The Warehouse Inventory Cycle

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Identifying Demand
  • The Receiving Process
  • Validating Inventory
  • The Put-Away Process
  • Maintaining Inventory Accuracy
  • The Outbound Process
  • Industry Trends

Unit 7 - Inventory Tracking

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Bar coding Technology and Applications
  • What is a Barcode?
  • Benefits of Bar coding
  • Components of Bar coding
  • Tracking
  • Common Barcode Applications
  • The principle of RFID

Unit 8 - Warehouse Material Handling

This unit covers the following key topics:

  • Fitting into the Logistics Strategy
  • Activities within a Warehouse
  • Aims of Warehousing
  • Materials Handling
  • Packaging

Who is this course for?

Warehouse Management

Demand for talented warehouse managers is high, but so too is job market competition. Warehouse Management course could provide you with the edge you need to emerge as the candidate for the job. Whether you’re new to warehouse management or an experienced professional, an endorsed Level 5 Warehouse Management Diploma on your CV could make all the difference. Job opportunities for qualified warehouse management extend to a wide range of industries and sectors, spanning key markets worldwide. Whether you’d prefer to work at home or abroad, this Level 5 Warehouse Management Diploma could broaden your prospects like never before.

Warehouse Management

From start to finish, we’ll provide the learning resources, study aids and committed support you need to gain maximum value from this course. Enrol today and enjoy the freedom to create your own study schedule, with no time-restrictions or deadlines to worry about!

Warehouse Management

Get started on your Level 5 Warehouse Management Diploma today and there’s no telling where tomorrow could take you!

Requirements

Warehouse Management

No particular entry requirement.

Option 1

Warehouse Management Diploma QLS Level 5 endorsed by Quality Licence Scheme

Certificate Fee: £120 + postal charges

Option 2

Warehouse Management Diploma issued by OHSC

PDF Certificate - FREE

Hard copy - £25 + postal charges

Option 3

CPD Accredited Certificate

(PDF format)=£30

(Hard copy)=£95 + postal charges

*Postage Charges: National £9, International £15

Career path

Warehouse Management

Warehouse management is a broad and diverse field, encompassing hundreds of roles in logistics, supply chain management, inventory management and HR.

  • Supply Chain Director
  • Logistics Engineer
  • Logistics Manager
  • Logistics Specialist
  • Logistics Director
  • Inventory Analyst
  • Inventory Clerk
  • Inventory Planner
  • Purchasing Clerk
  • Warehouse Foreman

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FAQs

What does study method mean?

Study method describes the format in which the course will be delivered. At Reed Courses, courses are delivered in a number of ways, including online courses, where the course content can be accessed online remotely, and classroom courses, where courses are delivered in person at a classroom venue.

What are CPD hours/points?

CPD stands for Continuing Professional Development. If you work in certain professions or for certain companies, your employer may require you to complete a number of CPD hours or points, per year. You can find a range of CPD courses on Reed Courses, many of which can be completed online.

What is a ‘regulated qualification’?

A regulated qualification is delivered by a learning institution which is regulated by a government body. In England, the government body which regulates courses is Ofqual. Ofqual regulated qualifications sit on the Regulated Qualifications Framework (RQF), which can help students understand how different qualifications in different fields compare to each other. The framework also helps students to understand what qualifications they need to progress towards a higher learning goal, such as a university degree or equivalent higher education award.

What is an ‘endorsed’ course?

An endorsed course is a skills based course which has been checked over and approved by an independent awarding body. Endorsed courses are not regulated so do not result in a qualification - however, the student can usually purchase a certificate showing the awarding body’s logo if they wish. Certain awarding bodies - such as Quality Licence Scheme and TQUK - have developed endorsement schemes as a way to help students select the best skills based courses for them.