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Supply Chain Fundamentals: Warehousing Operations

12 months
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350 USD/year
350 USD/year
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About

This Supply Chain Fundamentals: Warehousing Operations course from Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech) is structured to prepare entry-level and supervisory-level employees in warehouse operations with a fundamental understanding of the physical, technological, process, and safety considerations of warehouse/distribution operations.

Overview

Additional topics include: facility configuration, storage and handling techniques, metrics, customer service considerations, and the role of distribution operations in different industries. Includes exposure to bar-coding, picking and shipping processes, and storage and sorting systems.

Who Should Attend

The Supply Chain Fundamentals: Warehousing Operations course at the Georgia Institute of Technology is designed for Receiving, Shipping, Putaway, Picking, and Packing Clerks, Operators, Analysts, Supervisors, and Warehouse, Terminal, Crossdock, and Distribution Center administrators, clerks, analysts, supervisors, and managers as well as learners seeking to enter these roles. Supply chain professionals from other domains will also benefit through gaining insights into warehousing operations.

How You Will Benefit

  • Demonstrate a fundamental understanding of the physical, technological, process, and safety considerations of warehouse/distribution operations.
  • Explain facility configuration considerations, representative storage and handling techniques, performance metrics, customer service considerations, and the role of distribution operations in different industries.
  • Discuss picking and shipping processes and material handling equipment.
  • Describe the key operations that take place within a warehouse and how they relate to each other.
  • Discover the different warehouse operating/ownership models.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Warehousing & Its Function
  • Receiving Goods At The Distribution Center
  • Putaway And Restocking
  • Picking And Packing
  • The Shipping Of Goods
  • Safe, Healthy, And Secure Working Environments
  • Inventory Control
  • Labor Performance Management

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 12 months
    • Flexible

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

Online
  • Semi-structured
  • No Attendance
  • Continuous support with feedback on request
  • Individual work/assignments (with online group discussions), Online group works/assignments

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

Materials Required

  • Computer with speakers to access online content

Important Course Information

This is a self-paced online course. Students may register any time before the published registration deadline and will have access to the course through the published "Access Ends" date.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 350 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    350 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 350 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Funding

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