Distribution And Warehousing Programmes

Introduction to Stock Taking

This programme is intended for persons working in the retail and wholesale sector who count stock for either general stock counts or for a financial stocktake.

Move, Pack and Maintain Stock in a DC / Warehouse

This programme provides the delegate with basic skills in moving, picking, packing and maintaining stock levels.

Receive Stock in a DC/Warehouse

This programme provides the delegate with basic skills in moving, picking, packing and maintaining stock levels.

Stock Maintenance

This programme focuses on how to access and interpret information on stock record-keeping systems, analyse and monitor stock movement, initiate and control stock counts and record details on record-keeping systems in order to maintain and update stock balances.

Product Cost and Pricing

This programme covers the following areas:

  • Calculate the total costs involved in producing a product
  • Distinguish between fixed and variable costs
  • Carry out a break-even analysis
  • Know how to calculate the selling price of a product.

Warehouse Design and Assembly

This programme is specifically developed for the warehousing and distribution industry. In this programme delegates will learn how to transact material receipts, route materials to designated storage areas and store / warehouse materials. This includes processing documentation, picking material, auditing inventory and taking appropriate corrective action where required.