Warehouse Management – Workshop

Warehouse Management – Workshop
  • 6th February 2018
    08:30 - 15:45

Businesses involved in warehousing goods often find challenges – form hiring competent delivery staff to optimising stock turn.

Managing these factors can mean the difference between profit and loss for your business.

This workshop focuses on the efficiency of handling the process of collection, management, storage and dispatch of goods in a warehouse environment.

Course outline:

Introduction to Warehousing
• What is warehousing
• Role of warehouses
• Objectives of a warehouse
• Warehouse activities
• How to maximise productivity

• Different types of stock
• What is stock control and the importance thereof
• Stock levels
• Stock location
• Type of storage
• Working stock and reserve stock

Control & Security
• What is shrinkage?
• Limited Access
• Process control
• Inventory record accuracy

Activities & Processes in the Warehouse
• Order picking
• Packaging of stock
• Materials handling
• Process flow and selection
• Continues process improvement
• Flow charts
• Developing solutions
• Unblocking bottlenecks
• Receiving and dispatching of stock
• Layout of warehouse or store room
• Cost of handling stock
• Motivating your team

Health & Safety in the Warehouse
• Basic guide to health and safety duties of workers
• Basic guide to health and safety representatives
• General Safety regulations

Event organiser: Helga Smit on 021 402 4300 or email helga@capechamber.co.za

Speaker profile:
The BDCE team comprises competent and professional practitioners with extensive experience in Organisational Development and Human Capital Development. They work closely with their clients to ensure an outcome-based approach. Their training programmes have been implemented successfully to a wide variety of clients in numerous industries.

BDCE’s approach is based on adult education principles. Their training is characterised by interaction and participation as opposed to traditional theoretical courses. They customise their programmes to meet their clients’ specific training needs.
They provide workshops as well as accredited training through competent facilitators and their QMS includes accredited assessors and moderators.



Venue Phone: 0214024300

33 Martin Hammerschlag Way, Foreshore, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8001, South Africa