This course is specifically designed for those who primarily undertake varied warehousing, storage and logistics activities who may not have obtained any formal qualifications.
The qualification is designed to provide evidence of an employee’s ability to perform particular process tasks in the safe and efficient receipt, movement, storage, handling and dispatch of goods in a warehousing and logistics environment.
This competence based qualification is made up of individual units that create a fully accredited programme.
Candidates are required to complete at 9 units from a list of 26 to meet the criteria for achievement, collecting ‘credits’ for each unit they complete.
There are 2 mandatory units that all learners must complete during the programme.
|Unit Numbers||Unit titles||Credits|
|201||Health, safety and security at work||3|
|202||Develop effective working relationships with colleagues in logistics operations||4|
|GROUP 1 – minimum 6 credits to be achieved|
|203||Pick goods in logistics operations||3|
|204||Wrap and pack goods in logistics operations||3|
|205||Place goods in storage in logistics operations||4|
|206||Process orders for customers in logistics operations||3|
|207||Assemble orders for dispatch in logistics operations||3|
|GROUP 2- minimum 3 credits to be achieved|
|208||Maintain the cleanliness of equipment in logistics operations||3|
|209||Keep work areas clean in logistics operations||3|
|210||Maintain hygiene standards in handling and storing goods in logistics operations||3|
|GROUP 3 – minimum 1 credit to be achieved|
|211||Moving and/or handling goods in logistics operations||4|
|212||Use equipment to move goods in logistics operations||3|
|213||Use a compact crane in logistics operations||1|
|214||Use a forklift side-loader in logistics operations||1|
|215||Use a hoist in logistics operations||1|
|216||Use an industrial forklift truck in logistics operations||1|
|GROUP 4 – minimum 3 credits to be achieved|
|217||Keep stock at required levels in logistics operations||3|
|218||Check stock levels and stock records||3|
|GROUP 5 – minimum 6 credits to be achieved|
|219||Operate equipment to perform work requirements in logistics operations||8|
|220||Receive goods in logistics operations||3|
|301||Maintain the safety and security of hazardous goods in logistics operations||6|
|221||Process returned goods in logistics operations||3|
|222||Sort goods and materials for recycling or disposal in logistics operations||3|
|302||Supervise the receipt, storage and dispatch of goods||6|
|223||Contribute to the provision of customer care in logistics operations||3|
|224||Principles of Food Safety in Logistics||1|
This programme is delivered using a range of taught sessions and assessment. The Centre’s assessment team will deliver the majority of this programme on client site. Occasional attendance at the Centre may be required.
The programme will be delivered by industry specialists, approved by the awarding organisation (C & G Awards).
Candidates will produce a portfolio of evidence (coursework) throughout the learning programme. This portfolio will be used to assess the learner’s competence and will be verified by the awarding organisation through external moderation.
Candidates who achieve the Level 2 qualification can progress to the Level 3 Diploma in Warehousing & Storage, if their job role is sufficiently challenging and varied to meet the unit requirements.
This programme must demonstrate competence over a sufficient period of time which can be within 6-8 months. If this programme is part of an apprenticeship, the overall framework will take a minimum of 12 months.
Costs and Funding:
This course is available on a commercial basis to all businesses. The cost is between £1,000 and 2,690.*
Funding is available for eligible candidates. Where full funding can be apportioned, the Centre will endeavour to find funding support for your business.
This programme can be converted into an Apprenticeship.
Enquire: To make a general enquiry about this course, or to book, please contact us.