November 8, 2021
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Course Description

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. Achieving the full value of logistics requires a balance between logistics costs, customer satisfaction, and service levels.  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.  The course will look at selecting and implementing Warehouse Management Systems (WMS) including the implementation of cross docking, staging and yard management.  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.

Course Content

  • Logistics Strategy within the Supply Chain
  • Warehouse Strategy and Management
  • Lean Logistics
  • Selecting and Implementing Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)
  • Improving Warehouse Layout and Product Flows
  • Materials handling equipment options to maximise efficiency  
  • Barcode Scanning - 1D, 2D, SSCC, RFID
  • Picking, Put away, Replenishment and Stock Counting Warehouse Strategies
  • Cross Docking, Staging and Yard Management
  • Reverse Logistics and Sustainability
  • Third Part Logistics (3PL) and Fourth Party Logistics (4PL)
  • Labour productivity measurement and reporting
  • KPI’s in Warehouse Management – inventory turns, OTIF

Who Should Attend

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 of this one-day training course, you will receive your IIPE Verified Certificate as well as your CPD Certificate. Please note certificates are issued at the close of the training course to participants who complete the full five hours.


An ‘Early Bird’ discounted rate of €425 is currently available. This training course normal rate is €495. Places are limited and are allocated on a first come first served basis. PLEASE NOTE THE EARLY BIRD RATE CLOSES 3 WEEKS PRIOR TO COURSE DATE. The course cost includes all course documentation, the Warehouse Operations Management training pack and Certificates.


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