Level 2 Certificate Principles of Warehousing and Storage
Business & Professional
Adult Further Education
What is the course about?
This qualification is tailored to students who work in all roles within warehousing and storage industries. Throughout this course you will develop the underpinning knowledge necessary to support you in your role. This qualification aims to help you understand warehousing and storage, how to receive and store goods, process orders and prepare them for dispatch, check stock and update records, and customer service techniques. The course will cover preparations for receiving goods, different stock control methods, and the best way to report and record any variations. You will also learn about the best health and safety practices to help minimise potential risks.
Why should I choose the course?
The warehousing and storage of goods is an essential part of any logistics operation. This fully online qualification is perfect for those who are employed or currently seeking employment in this sector. The training you will undertake will give you a valuable insight into the warehousing and storage industry and ensure you are ready to move into or progress within the sector.
What will I learn?
This course covers the following topics:
- Understanding the warehousing and storage industry
- Understanding the functions and benefits of warehousing
- Understanding how to store goods
- The purpose of a stock check.
What will the course lead on to?
This course could lead on to other level 2 or higher courses in this sector group of qualifications or help support your current role relating to this subject. It may also enhance your CV if you are looking to work in this sector.
What support is available?
We have a team of staff dedicated to providing learning support if required, as well as a Welfare Team that is on hand to offer guidance, support and help when needed. Additionally, eligible students can access a wide range of finance and funding support to help them during their time at college.
Click here for learning support: https://wvr.ac.uk/college-life/learning-support
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Why should I choose to study the course at Warrington & Vale Royal College?
Warrington & Vale Royal College has been rated as a good college in the latest Ofsted inspection. It has an excellent reputation for vocational courses and responds to specific business needs when requested.
What are the entry requirements?
You should have access and be able to use online learning platforms and be able to cope with level 2 literacy.
If you are aged 19-23 you must hold a full level 2 qualification.
If you are currently undertaking an apprenticeship programme you will be exempt from enrolling on this course.
Are there any additional costs associated with the course?
There are no specific extra costs apart from access to IT and the internet, as well as any books or stationery you wish to purchase yourself.
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