MANAGING INVENTORY AND WAREHOUSE OPERATION FOR SUPPLY CHAIN EFFICIENCY

INTRODUCTION
Storing goods for purposes of production, sales or to render services by organizations have made the acquisition of organized knowledge and skills in inventory and warehousing operation very important and inevitable. Inventory flow and warehouse operational efficiency remains the panacea for achieving a quality and sustainable supply chain.

The days of over or under stocking of goods/products are over for companies that are able to skilfully handle the ABC to Z of inventory and warehousing operation while those who are still practicing outdated techniques continue to suffer unwanted losses.

This course as packaged will impart on participants detailed theoretical and practical understanding of the activities at every point of the delivery chain. In fact, it has the capacity to equip participants with performing skills for inventory and warehouse operations which ultimately leads to efficient supply chain of the organisation.

The objectives of this course are to make participants:
♦ Understand the role of inventory and warehousing in the supply chain
♦ Have up to date information of the trends on inventory and warehousing
♦ Possess the skills on inventory control techniques
♦ Acquire the knowledge and skills for warehouse planning and operation
♦ Have a deeper knowledge of quality cost, stock records and accounts on inventory and   warehousing
♦ Acquire computer appreciation skill for inventory and warehouse operation
♦ Carry out inventory and warehousing functions competently.

CONTENTS
♦ The emerging role of inventory and warehousing in the supply chain
♦ Trends in inventory and warehousing operations
♦ Inventory control techniques
♦ Warehouse operation and planning
♦ Quality cost, stock records and account in inventory and warehouse operation
♦ Computer appreciation skills for inventory and warehouse operation
♦ Practical demonstrations

METHODOLOGY
This will take the form of Paper presentation, practical demonstration, interactive session, team challenge and general discussion.


DURATION:
Three (3) days


DATE:
June 29-30, 2015


VENUE:
Centre for Logistics and Transport Education (CELOTE) 6, Adewale Crescent, off Oshodi-Apapa Expressway, Charity (LSPDC Estate) Oshodi Lagos.

COURSE FEE:
N55, 850 per participant.

FOR WHOM
Procurement managers/officer inventory officers, store managers/officials, logistics and warehouse managers/officers, transport manager/officers, and those charged with the functions of supply chain services. This course is for personnel in the public and private sectors.

FACULTY
Industry renowned practitioners.

For further inquires please contact the:
Project Manager (Gabriel) on 08038679845, 08087328014,
Relationship officer (Sandra) on 07089353300, 014541161
or email inquiries to info@celote.org; celotenigeria@gmail.com.
See full details of the programme at our website www.celote.org