Identify key areas of improvement, techniques to reduce costs, improve layout and monitor performance
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Date: 1st February 2018
Warehouse management is essential to any logistics system, which is an essential part of supply chain management. A warehouse is more than just a storage facility, and some warehousing process elements will play a substantial role in ensuring that the entire supply chain system functions efficiently. This highly informative course will help you by critically reviewing all of the key elements within your warehousing and logistics operations.
This unique CPD certified course will show you how to identify and develop your logistics strategy, as well as the tools and techniques to reduce costs throughout your operations, we will also show you how to maximise the opportunities offered by new warehousing technologies. We will discuss materials handling and storage equipment solutions, we will also show the value of the supply chain as an integrated whole. All attendees will receive a full course pack to refer back to, and will have an opportunity to learn key insights on how to improve their operations.
- Developing your logistics strategy
- The role of the warehouse
- What is its function and how cost efficient is it?
- Steps to create a productive warehouse layout and improve product flows
- Materials handling equipment options to maximise efficiency within the warehouse
- What to look for in a Warehouse Management System (WMS)?
- Storage options – Traditional vs. new technology
- Processes for monitoring and reporting performance within warehouse operations
- Identifying areas for improvement and cost reduction
- Is outsourcing an option for you?
- Develop cost reduction strategies to optimise your operations
- Managing change in the supply chain
Logistics Managers, Warehouse Managers, Supply Chain Managers, Strategic Planning Managers, Inventory Managers, Business Development Managers, Project Managers and others who would like a practical overview of logistics operations. Other experienced managers or supervisors looking for a fresh perspective and ways to reduce supply chain costs.
On completion you will receive your CMG MasterClass Certificate of Attendance as well as your CPD Certificate containing 5 Structured CPD Points. Please note certificates are issued only at the close of the training course to participants who complete the full five hours.
Ray Barry – Jungheinrich
Jungheinrich rank among the world’s leading companies in the material handling equipment, warehousing and material flow engineering sectors. The companies Logistic Systems Division are responsible for all aspects of warehouse concept & design including warehouse planning and construction, racking & shelving solutions, very narrow aisle solutions, driverless automated systems (APM)and intelligent IT solutions in even the most complex warehouse structures.
Ray is currently the Logistics Systems General Manager at Jungheinrich, he has a wealth of experience in the area of warehouse operations, and was previously the Commercial & Technical Director for a steel fibre design company focusing primarily on warehouse slabs, precast and mining industries, and was the Country Manager in Ireland Ireland for a Belgian steel production multinational.
Denis Coleman, MA MSc MICF PCC MANLP MAC CCmBIT CMILT MIIPMM FIITD SMC
Executive, Leadership & Development Coach, Lecturer
Denis has 35 years of commercial experience, primarily within the FMCG sector but also (through consultancy) in the Healthcare, Hardware/DIY and Petrochem Sectors. His speciality is in the area of Supply Chain where he has worked, managed and consulted a ALL levels within the field of Supply Chain Management. He has managed projects that resulted in seven figure savings for the company and has recruited, trained and managed staff across all areas of the Supply Chain including Warehousing, Purchasing and Data Management functions.
CMG Professional Training courses take place at our state-of-the-art training facility in the Apex Building situated in the Beacon Quarter of Sandyford Industrial Estate, Dublin 18. The CMG Training Centre is accessible by the Luas, (Sandyford line, Stillorgan stop – 6 mins walk) several bus options (the number 11 travels from O Connell street Dublin and stops directly outside the training centre) and we are situated very close to the M50 at the Beacon Hospital corner. There are several car parks within a three minute walk from the training centre with very competitive ‘all day’ parking rates and we have a range of coffee shops (including Starbucks) as well as shops and restaurants nearby.
Date, Time & Venue:
Date: 1st February, 2018
Times: 9.30 am to 3.30pm
Venue: Apex Business Centre, Blackthorn Road, Sandyford Dublin 18
This course costs €365 per person (EARLY-BIRD RATE), Normal rate is €415, and includes course documentation and light refreshments. While the course fee does not include lunch, we do provide freshly made sandwiches, coffee and a range of teas and fresh juice for those who require a light lunch. Alternatively you can avail of the local food stores and coffee shops opposite the training centre for hot food or alternative lunch options.Telephone:+353 1 2933650