Warehousing and Storage
Learners involved in the movement and storage of goods can use this qualification to demonstrate the skills and knowledge needed for various logistics activities. Learners take two mandatory units covering health, safety, security and effective working relationships. Further credit comes from a wide range of optional units, covering activities including picking, processing, assembling and dispatching orders, and moving and handling goods and equipment.
There are no formal entry requirements for this qualification although Centres should ensure that the learners have the potential to achieve the units selected within this qualification. Learners must have the minimum levels of literacy and numeracy to comply with the health and safety aspects of the scheme, the completion of the learning outcomes and any assessment requirements.
New or existing workers, particularly those with basic experience or understanding of the logistics industry.
Assessment will be carried out in the workplace (unless otherwise specified) via observation and the collation of evidence in a portfolio.
Competence qualifications are undertaken in the learner