STORES OPERATION AND MATERIAL HANDLING FOR FORKLIFT OPERATORS

ADVANCED WAREHOUSE OPERATIONS AND INVENTORY CONTROL SYSTEMS

CLASSROOM FEE: ₦65,000 | ONLINE FEE: ₦50,000

 

SYNOPSIS: This training will enable participants to understand, Analyzing costs and lead times; improving current methods, learn the principles of Warehouse and Inventory Management and implement the essential tools for managing warehouses & inventory in the supply chain.

COURSE OBJECTIVES

By the end of this program you will be able to:

  • Learn the principles of Warehouse and Inventory Management
  • Evaluate current procedures
  • Examine operations and activities, analyze the key areas of operations and improve operations
  • Make needed changes to methods to improve customer service whilst achieving reductions in inventory
  • Eliminate wasteful costs
  • Understand and implement the essential tools for managing warehouses and inventory in the supply chain

COURSE CONTENT

Warehouse, Stores and Stock Control Management

  • The Role of the Warehouse
  • Product Classification
  • Layout Options
  • Methods and Equipment
  • Health, Safety, Security and Loss
  • Productivity and Costs
  • Service Levels
  • Stock Coding, Recording and Checking

Features Influencing the Choice of Warehouse Location

  • Desired customer base
  • Proximity to carrier services
  • Storage requirements
  • Workforce availability
  • Longevity

Factors Influencing Warehouse Design and Layout

  • Product
  • Space
  • Equipment
  • Circulation of goods
  • Personnel

Aspects Considered When Designing Warehouse Layouts

  • Make most of available space
  • Reduce handling of goods to a minimum
  • Provide easy access to the stored product

Inventory Management Techniques

  • Inventory and the Supply Chain
  • Inventory Replenishment Methods and Systems
  • Stock Control and Checking
  • Inventory Performance

Types of Inventory Control Systems

  • Perpetual inventory system
  • Periodic inventory system
  • Barcode inventory system
  • Radio-frequency identification (RFID) inventory system

Common Warehouse Inventory Issues

  • Inaccurate quantities
  • Capacity
  • Damage
  • Product identification

Challenges to Warehouse Management

  • Managing warehouse space and layout
  • Inventory accuracy and tracking
  • Inaccurate purchase orders
  • Handling product damages
  • Managing demand fluctuations

COURSE FORMAT: Instructor-Led Lectures, Discussions and Case studies.

Date

Dec 01 - 02 2022

Location

Chemline House Training & Event Centre
7 Obasa Rd, Off Oba Akran Avenue, Ikeja– Lagos
Duration

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