|Course Level||Level 3|
|Endorsed By||Endorsed By ABC Awards and Certa Awards|
|Study Method||Online Learning|
|Course Duration||200 Hours Approx.|
|Entry Requirements||No Entry Requirements|
Ready to take your career in warehouse management to the next level? Considering a radical change in career direction? Wherever you see yourself in years to come, you’ll be a step closer to achieving your objectives with Level 3 Warehouse Management Certification! Oxford Home Study Centre is proud to present another exclusive online course, free from deadlines, time-restrictions and entry-requirements! Open to ambitious candidates from all backgrounds worldwide, this Level 3 Warehouse Management Certificate provides an intermediate overview of one of the world’s most dynamic professions. Learn how talented warehouse managers play a key role at the heart of large and small organisations worldwide. Get to know the different types of warehouses, the functions of warehouse operations and the importance of consistent inventory management. Become an invaluable asset of limitless potential in the eyes of employers and explore a world of career opportunities!
Why Study Warehouse Management?
To become a qualified warehousing and inventory management professional is to stand out as a candidate of huge potential. The field of warehouse management is bursting at the seams with rewarding career opportunities, but is also a ferociously competitive sector. Along with sufficient experience and plenty of ambition, it takes a formal educational background to reach the very top of the ladder. Warehouse management is a field of guaranteed long-term relevance, translating to lifelong job security for the most capable candidates. Not to mention, the opportunity to pursue fulfilling and financially rewarding positions, all over the world. Whatever your experience and background to date, this Level 3 Certificate in Inventory Control & Warehouse Managementcould kick-start the next stage of your career journey!
Discover a flexible, accessible and affordable alternative to traditional education, with our exclusive catalogue of online courses! Oxford Home Study Centre’s Level 3 Warehouse Management System Course is a fully-endorsed distance learning programme, delivered over a series of six engaging units as follows:
Unit 1 - Introduction to Warehouses
The fundamentals of effective warehouse operations are covered in the first unit, along with the various different types of warehouses and the value of efficient warehousing. Candidates consider the benefits and drawbacks of public warehousing, along with the capacity for automated warehousing to drive performance improvements.
Unit 2 - Types of Warehouses
An introduction to the five primary classifications of warehouses follows in unit two, along with the functions, objectives and potential advantages of each respectively. The challenges associated with private warehousing are also examined, along with a series of factors to consider when determining the ideal location for a new warehouse facility.
Unit 3 - Functions of Warehouses
The primary functions of the warehouse are examined in the third unit, alongside the concepts of semi-permanent storage and ‘information transfer’ in warehousing. The importance of carrying sufficient buffer or safety stock is also examined, along with the growing popularity of the cross-docking warehousing model for retail businesses in general.
Unit 4 - Warehouse Operations & Systems
Centralised and decentralised warehousing operations are then outlined and explored, along with their defining characteristics, advantages and disadvantages. Tips and techniques for choosing an effective warehouse storage system are discussed, along with an introduction to conveyor systems and the potential benefits of automated storage and retrieval systems.
Unit 5 - Warehouse Inventory Management
A broad introduction to warehouse inventory management follows in the fifth unit, which details the functions, objectives and potential benefits of effective inventory management. Candidates consider the true costs of carrying stock, techniques for more effectively controlling costs and how to avoid the consequences of carrying insufficient safety stock.
Unit 6 - Warehouse Material handling
Bringing the course to a close, unit 6 introduces a series of material/product handling concepts and related systems. Candidates consider the benefits of powered and non-powered pallet trucks, the potential for automated handling systems to improve warehousing efficiency and the primary functions of Materials Handling Systems (MHS).
Paying in Instalments: £385(Interest FREE Instalments)
No of Instalments: 12
Each Instalment: £25
Pay in Full: (£75 Discount) £310
At the end of this course successful learners will receive a Certificate of Achievementfrom ABC Awards and Certa Awards and a Learner Unit Summary (which lists the components the learner has completed as part of the course).
The course has been endorsed under the ABC Awards and Certa Awards Quality Licence Scheme. This means that Oxford home study centre has undergone an external quality check to ensure that the organisation and the courses it offers, meet defined quality criteria. The completion of this course alone does not lead to a regulated qualification* but may be used as evidence of knowledge and skills gained. The Learner Unit Summary may be used as evidence towards Recognition of Prior Learning if you wish to progress your studies in this subject. To this end the learning outcomes of the course have been benchmarked at Level 3 against level descriptors published by Ofqual, to indicate the depth of study and level of demand/complexity involved in successful completion by the learner.
The course itself has been designed by Oxford home study centre to meet specific learners’ and/or employers’ requirements which cannot be satisfied through current regulated qualifications. ABC Awards/Certa endorsement involves robust and rigorous quality audits by external auditors to ensure quality is continually met. A review of courses is carried out as part of the endorsement process.
ABC Awards and Certa Awards have long-established reputations for providing high quality vocational qualifications across a wide range of industries. ABC Awards and Certa Awards combine over 180 years of expertise combined with a responsive, flexible and innovative approach to the needs of our customers.
Renowned for excellent customer service, and quality standards, ABC Awards and Certa Awards also offer regulated qualifications for all ages and abilities post-14; all are developed with the support of relevant stakeholders to ensure that they meet the needs and standards of employers across the UK.
Careers in warehouse management range from entry-level inventory management roles right up to supply chain executive status. A field of unique relevance and importance worldwide, a Level 3 Warehouse Management Certificate could open the door to limitless career opportunities. Whether new to warehouse management are already working in the field, an endorsed award on your CV really could make all the difference. Entry-level positions in warehousing and logistics quickly pave the way for promotion - salaries starting at around £20,000 as a newly-qualified candidate.
Who Should Take This Course?
Oxford Home Study Centre was established to provide ambitious and enthusiastic candidates with the opportunity to tap into their hidden potential. This exclusive Level 3 Warehouse Management Certificate was designed by a team of experienced academics with the following applicants in mind:
An endorsed Level 3 Warehouse Management Certificate could hold the key to the career you know you’re capable of! Enrolment is open 365 days a year - sign up with Oxford Home Study Centre right now!