Warehouse Operations and Management

  • Start Date

    17 Jan, 2023

  • End Date

    20 Jan, 2023

  • Price


  • WiFi

    Free wifi

Event Details

By the end of this workshop training course, participants will be able to:

  • Learn to Improve Performance in the Stores Function
  • Consider how to Utilize the Most Modern Inventory Techniques
  • Discover the Importance of Dynamic Supply Chain Management
  • Develop their Skills in Managing Stores and Inventory Personnel
  • Master Techniques for Dealing with Operational Challenges
  • Plan for Export and Import Logistics


The Principles of Warehouse Operation

  • Functions of a Modern Warehouse
  • Where Warehouses Fit in the Supply Chain
  • Streamlining the Flow of Material
  • Utilizing Warehouse Management Systems
  • Measuring Warehouse Performance
  • Effective Utilization of Bar Coding
  • Employing the Latest Technology


Organising the Warehouse for Flow

Layout Options

  • Receiving Options
  • Storage Options
  • Picking / Assembly options
  • Dispatching Options
  • Using the Floor and the Height Space
  • Organising for Flow


Methods and Equipment

  • Selecting Fork Lift Trucks
  • Selecting Racking
  • Warehouse Structures
  • Loading Bays
  • Implications for Warehouse Layouts
  • Operational Timings and Planning


Managing the Spares and Inventory Control Function

  • The Function of Stock and Spares
  • Utilizing Consignment Inventory
  • Moving to Supplier Managed Inventory
  • Lessons from the Japanese - Just in Time Inventory
  • Reducing Excess and Obsolete Inventory
  • Measuring Inventory Management Performance


Inventory, Analysis, and Product Classification

  • Effective Strategies for Inventory Management
  • Inventory Accuracy and Control
  • Handling WIP (Work-In-Progress) Inventory
  • Three-dimensional Inventory Classification and Segmentation (ABC)
  • Using Inventory Classification to Drive Efficiency
  • Replenishment Methods and Strategies


Export and Import Logistics Management

  • Managing the Export and Import Function
  • Using Tools for Export
  • Customs
  • Understanding Export Customers’ Requirements
  • Consideration of Lead Time in Imports
  • Methods of Transport



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:                      17th - 20th Jan, 2023                       

2ND BATCH:                      11th - 14th July, 2023

Other Dates

Start Date End Date
11 Jul, 2023 14 Jul, 2023
Start Date End Date
17 Jan, 2023 20 Jan, 2023
  • Venue

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

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