Principles of Material Handling and Stores Management

  • Start Date

    14 Feb, 2023

  • End Date

    17 Feb, 2023

  • Price


  • WiFi

    Free wifi

Event Details

In any organization, a considerable amount of material handling is done in one form or the other.  This movement is either done manually or through an automated process.  Throughout material and Handling processes significant safety and health; challenges are presented to workers as well as management. This workshop teaches participants the best practice and principles of material handling and stores management.



Overview of Material Handling

- Concepts of material handling and packaging

- Principles of material handling

- Storage and order picking equipment


The Role of Packaging

- Consumer packaging

- Industrial packaging

- General function of packaging

- Packaging design principles


Material scrap/waste disposal

- Scrap

- Surplus

- Obsolete

- Activity of a system


Material Handling System

- Mechanized

- Order selection system

- Automated-guided vehicle systems

- Automated storage and retrieval system


Industrial shelving and industrial racking

- Spreedrax archive shelving/storage

- Wise span shelving system

- Pallet racing

- Steel lockers for personal storage



Stores, Purchasing and Logistics Personnel in the Public and Private Sectors.


The training methodology combines lectures, discussions, group exercises and illustrations. Participants will gain both theoretical and practical knowledge of the topics. The emphasis is on the practical application of the topics and as a result participant will go back to the workplace with both the ability and the confidence to apply the techniques learned to their duties.



1ST BATCH:                       14th - 17th Feb, 2023                                      

2ND BATCH:                      8th - 11th Aug, 2023

Other Dates

Start Date End Date
08 Aug, 2023 11 Aug, 2023
Start Date End Date
14 Feb, 2023 17 Feb, 2023
  • Venue

    Alpha Partners Professional Training Conference Centre. 200, Muritala Mohammed Way (3rd Floor), Yaba Lagos.

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