Controlling & Locating Stock

A learner accredited with this standard will be able to control the storage and locating of stock to minimise loss, damage and claims, and based on a quality service to the customer.

Course outline

The qualifying learner is capable of:

  • recording the appropriate information of stock
  • locating and picking stock with due regard to storage plans, despatch orders and shipping instructions
  • replenishing of/or add to stock
  • determining the appropriate method of storage
  • applying stock control measures.

The learner will also understand relevant aspects of the following:

  • Principles of stock control and stock taking
  • Product knowledge for stock identification, storage and movement purposes
  • Relevant legislation (pertaining to symbols and signs)
  • Identification (signage, coding, labelling, packaging within warehouse/storage facilities)
  • Basic principles of risk and loss control
  • Welfare, health and safety considerations in terms of both legislative requirements and company policies and local environmental regulations

Course Information

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Unit Standard Title:

E-Learning Price:

Not Available as E-learning

E-Learning Duration:

Not Available as E-learning

Credits:

8

SAQA ID:

8025

Professional Body:

CPD Points:

NQF Level:

3

Prerequisites:

Communication and Mathematical Literacy at NQF Level 1

HUB Availability:

Coming soon

Target Groups:

• This programme is aimed at any person working with stock within the warehousing or logistics chain

At SafetyCloud, we want to offer this same opportunity to prospective and current occupational health and safety professionals. They can now also receive training delivered through our our interactive online webinars. We have been at the forefront of occupational health, safety, and environmental training for over seven decades and looking to the future, we continue to offer the same world class training for which we have become renowned adding flexibility to train anytime from anywhere on our new powerful digital platform.

Unit Standard Title:

Webinar Price:

Not Available as Webinar

Webinar Duration:

Not Available as Webinar

Credits:

8

SAQA ID:

8025

Professional Body:

CPD Points:

NQF Level:

3

Prerequisites:

Communication and Mathematical Literacy at NQF Level 1

HUB Availability:

Coming soon

Target Groups:

• This programme is aimed at any person working with stock within the warehousing or logistics chain

We continue to offer tailored on-site training and classroom-based teaching at any of our 12 NOSA Colleges throughout South Africa. Offering you access to more than 100 safety training programmes – including SAMTRAC, the world’s leading workplace risk management course and the most sought-after training certificate in the HSE industry, suited for all places of work. Book your seat at one of our NOSA Colleges to experience safety training in the classroom.

Unit Standard Title:

Course Price:

R1 710 (incl. VAT)

Course Duration:

1 day

Credits:

8

SAQA ID:

8025

Professional Body:

CPD Points:

NQF Level:

3

Prerequisites:

Communication and Mathematical Literacy at NQF Level 1

Target Groups:

• This programme is aimed at any person working with stock within the warehousing or logistics chain