Level 2 Principles of Warehousing and Storage

The free distance learning Certificate in the Principles of Warehousing and Storage course is ideal for learners who want to enter and/or progress from entry roles in the Warehousing and Storage industries. This knowledge based course will support learners already employed in the sector, as well as those wishing to enter the warehousing and storage industry.

Learners will study the following units:

  • Introduction to warehousing and storage
  • Understand how to receive and store goods
  • Understand how to process orders and prepare them for dispatch
  • Understand how to check stock and update records
  • Customer service in warehousing and storage
Duration Course Duration: 8 weeks
Level Course Level: Level 2
Fees Course Fees: Free

On the free distance learning Certificate in the Principles of Warehousing and Storage course, you will learn the following units:

Unit 01

Introduction to warehousing and storage

Unit 02

Understand how to receive and store goods

Unit 03

Understand how to process orders and prepare them for dispatch

Unit 04

Understand how to check stock and update records

Unit 05

Customer service in warehousing and storage

Due to the nature and course delivery of distance learning we require all applicants to hold a minimum of English Literacy Level 1 or equivalent. 

If you are between 19-23 years of age you must also have already achieved a full level 2 qualification (or higher) or 5 GCSE Grades A*-C/Grade 9-4.

We will require evidence of this in order to receive funding for you.

If you are unsure of your level of literacy, please let us know.

 

Each candidate is required to give written responses to questions, which will be submitted to a qualified script marker to assess. These responses can either be handwritten in the assessment booklets or typed using electronic templates which are provided at induction. Candidates are issued with workbooks to assist with assessments.

You will be required to submit 2 assessments each taking 4 weeks to complete.

Upon completion, you will receive a paper certificate through the post.

This distance learning Certificate in the Principles of Warehousing course is currently being subsidised by the college and is, therefore, free of charge at present UNLESS you fail to complete it; in which case you will be liable to pay £85 to cover the cost of materials.

Courses are fully funded subject to learner eligibility and changes in government funding. Please don't hesitate to contact us if you wish to discuss the eligibility criteria otherwise we will confirm eligibility upon receiving your application.

Awarding Body Information

For further information about the course specification please visit the awarding body’s website NCFE and search using the following course code: 603/0634/8 or click here.

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