Warehousing Strategy, Design and Operations Course

About the Course

Are you planning to expand and would like expert advice for project justification?

Would you like to maximise the efficiency of your current warehouse operation?

Would you like to improve your warehouse strategy including equipment, design and technology?


The warehousing function is a critical component of the supply chain of any business in the economy of the 21st century and a true source of competitive advantage.  The warehouse is a highly integrated component of a modern business and as such warrant’s due focus and attention – the warehouse can no longer be the Cinderella department.  Getting your warehousing strategy, design and operation right creates value in a business – getting it wrong destroys value. Learn about your own warehouse and its capabilities - what you can do to improve efficiency. There are huge opportunities to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of warehousing operations through the application with focus and determination of some straightforward tools and techniques.


Price:  € 680 per participant                                                                              
Location:    Croke Park Stadium, Dublin 3
Date: 28th Februart 2019
Duration: 1 Day Course
Time: 9.00am – 5.30pm (Lunch Provided)


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What is Covered?

This course covers the following topics:

  • Module 1: Warehousing Strategy
  • Module 2: Warehouse Equipment
  • Module 3: Warehouse Design
  • Module 4: Warehouse Improvement
  • Module 5: Project Justification


Learning Outcomes:

Upon completion, you will know how to:

  • Formulate warehousing strategy aligned with wider business goals
  • Develop the framework and specification for warehouse expansion and improvement projects
  • Understand the key contributors to capital and operational cost
  • Engage in informed conversation with equipment vendors regarding storage and materials handling selection
  • Understand the key components of warehouse productivity, measures and benchmark

What Differentiates This Course From Others Out There?

  • Blends the theoretical and the practical in a very accessible way
  • The course is based on 25 years of practical experience in the specification, design and operation of warehouses in manufacturing, distribution and logistics services in Europe, the Americas and Asia
  • Multiple anecdotes and real-life examples drawn from experience


Who Should Attend?

This course would be ideal for:

  • Business Owners & Directors
  • Supply Chain and Operations Managers
  • Logistics and Shipping Managers
  • Warehouse and Materials Managers
  • Finance and Procurement Managers
  • Customer Services Managers
  • Shipping Managers