Apprenticeship in Supply Chain Warehouse Operative L2 (Standards)

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Part time day course days are ( Flexible Learning )
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Bishop Auckland Campus

Course overview

Warehouse Operatives work in a variety of warehouse environments. Work activities include taking deliveries, checking for damaged/missing items, storing goods, moving stock by various methods, picking/packing orders, loading goods for dispatch, maintaining stock records and documentation, and cleaning. They are required to safely use a range of equipment, machinery and vehicles, as relevant to their role and setting. This could include mechanical racking systems, materials handling equipment (MHE) or fork lift trucks. Warehouse Operatives communicate with a wide range of people and customers. They have a passion to meet customers’ expectations by providing a quality service that encourages repeat business. Individuals in this role are highly competent in using industry-recognised systems and associated services (eg Traffic/Warehouse Management Systems) and will be able to work under pressure to tight deadlines. A Warehouse Operative will often be required to be flexible and work shifts including 4-on-4-off, days, nights, evenings and weekends. Outlined below are the essential knowledge, skills and behaviours that all Warehouse Operatives are required to demonstrate at level 2, regardless of their occupational area.


Course requirements

Apprentices without Level 1 English and maths will need to achieve this level and take the test for Level 2 English and maths prior to taking the end-point assessment.


What will I do?

Apprentices will learn: -warehouse practices and processes - including deliveries, dispatch, maintaining records, moving stock, packing and storing goods -using warehouse equipment, machinery and vehicles - including mechanical racking systems and materials handling equipment (MHE) such as forklifts and pallet trucks -using basic IT - including barcoding, data capture, radio and warehousing management software and systems -communicating effectively with colleagues, customers, third party carriers and other organisations -health and safety practices, procedures and regulations within a warehouse environment - including safe driving and operating techniques and working safely at heights


Materials needed

None


What next?

Apply!

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