Warehousing & Storage Principles Level 2

Warehousing & Storage Principles Level 2


Warehousing & Storage principles Level 2 City & Guilds

What Is Involved In Studying This Course?

This course is a two week course in conjunction with Health & Safety and CSCS training.

The course runs from 9.30am-4.30pm Monday- Friday.

Please see the timetable for suitable dates.

 While earning this qualification, you'll cover things like:

  • Checking the quality and quantity of goods received
  • Reporting and recording variations in deliveries or damage, breakages, quality or out-of-date items in storage
  • Procedures for packing items safely, securely and labelling correctly
  • Health, safety and security when dispatching goods
  • Identifying documents and systems used for checking availability of stock
  • Safety procedures for lifting heavy items.

For a Certificate in Warehousing and Storage Principles you'll learn in a group with your tutor. You'll be assessed by a multiple-choice test.

Is this level right for me?

Level 2
This level is ideal if you're new to warehousing and storage and want to get your first job. Or you have some experience in a role where you work under supervision, and want to increase your skills and take on more responsibility.

You complete one core unit and choose from a range of optional units, including:

  • Understand how to receive and store goods
  • Understand health, safety security and legislation
  • Understand how to be an effective team worker

Suitability and funding eligibility needs to be determined in advance, please contact the centre for an interview in advance of the start date.