Logistics and Supply Chain Management Courses

Logistics & Supply Chain Management

We have produced the largest chain of Supply Chain professionals in the Middle East region. We offer extensive range of supply chain management certifications – CISCP, CISCM, CIWIM, CSCP, CILT, CIVM and more, targeted to upgrade a wide range of skillsets for multiple functionalities in the logistics and supply chain industry.

CIWIM – Certified International Warehouse & Inventory Manager

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ر.س5,625.00

CIWIM – Certified International Warehouse & Inventory Manager

Categories:

Course Fee

ر.س5,625.00

Course Objectives

Upon completing this warehouse and inventory management certification, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the different types of warehousing and inventory
  • Use modern Warehouse Management System effectively
  • Execute warehouse operations successfully
  • Keep a systematic track of all inventory records
  • Comprehend the principles of material handling
  • Implement sustainable warehouse practices
  • Manage uncertainties associated with inventories efficiently

Target Competencies

  • Importance of Inventory and Warehousing
  • Managing inventory uncertainties
  • Inventory records management
  • Warehouse functions
  • Modern Storage Systems
  • Warehouse performance management
  • Sustainable warehouse practices

Course Outline

Module 1 – Introduction to Warehousing and Inventory

  • Definition of Inventory
  • Importance of Inventory and Warehousing
  • Warehouse location
  • Types of Warehouses
  • Strategic Warehousing
  • Distribution Centres and Cross Docking
  • Role of Warehousing and Inventory Manager

Module 2 – Warehouse Operations

  • Warehouse functions – Receipt, Inspection, Storage and Retrieval
  • Warehouse Design and Layout
  • Packaging and Shipping
  • Safety and Security in Warehousing
  • Legal and Regulatory Compliance
  • Scrap Disposal

Module 3 – Materials Handling

  • Principles of Material Handling
  • Material Handling Equipment
  • Unitization and Palletization
  • Automation in Warehousing-Pick-to-light, Put-to-light, Use of Robots
  • Modern storage systems

Module 4 – Inventory Management

  • Types of Inventory
  • Costs Associated with Inventory
  • Economic Order Quantity (EOQ)
  • Limitations of the EOQ Approach
  • Selective Inventory Control Techniques like ABC, VED, FSN etc.
  • Vendor Managed Inventories

Module 5 – Managing Uncertainties

  • Uncertainties associated with Inventory
  • Lead time – internal and external
  • Service level
  • Re-order level
  • Buffer stock
  • Replenishment systems

Module 6 – Managing Inventory Records

  • Inventory Record Keeping
  • Stock Counting methods
  • Managing Discrepancies and Surplus
  • Managing Obsolescence
  • Inventory Valuation – FIFO, LIFO, Weighted Average etc.

Module 7 – Managing Warehouse Performance

  • Measuring Warehouse Performance – Key Metrics
  • Managing Outsourced Warehouses
  • Warehouse Management System
  • Warehouse Communications
  • UPC
  • RFID
  • Risk Management in Warehousing

Module 8 – Sustainability in Warehousing

  • Sustainability – The Triple Bottom line
  • Sustainable Warehouse Practices
  • Health, Safety and Environment
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Reverse logistics

IPSCMI, the International Purchasing and Supply Chain Management Institute, is a globally reputed professional certification institute in the United States offering multiple supply chain courses including specialization course for Warehouse and Inventory Management throughout the world in all modes of instruction.

 

Blue Ocean Academy has an exclusive tie-up with the US-based International Purchasing and Supply Chain Management Institute (IPSCMI) to offer CIWIM in the UAE and other GCC countries. Upon course completion, students receive a Certificate from IPSCMI.

Course Objectives

Upon completing this warehouse and inventory management certification, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the different types of warehousing and inventory
  • Use modern Warehouse Management System effectively
  • Execute warehouse operations successfully
  • Keep a systematic track of all inventory records
  • Comprehend the principles of material handling
  • Implement sustainable warehouse practices
  • Manage uncertainties associated with inventories efficiently

Target Competencies

  • Importance of Inventory and Warehousing
  • Managing inventory uncertainties
  • Inventory records management
  • Warehouse functions
  • Modern Storage Systems
  • Warehouse performance management
  • Sustainable warehouse practices

Course Outline

Module 1 – Introduction to Warehousing and Inventory

  • Definition of Inventory
  • Importance of Inventory and Warehousing
  • Warehouse location
  • Types of Warehouses
  • Strategic Warehousing
  • Distribution Centres and Cross Docking
  • Role of Warehousing and Inventory Manager

Module 2 – Warehouse Operations

  • Warehouse functions – Receipt, Inspection, Storage and Retrieval
  • Warehouse Design and Layout
  • Packaging and Shipping
  • Safety and Security in Warehousing
  • Legal and Regulatory Compliance
  • Scrap Disposal

Module 3 – Materials Handling

  • Principles of Material Handling
  • Material Handling Equipment
  • Unitization and Palletization
  • Automation in Warehousing-Pick-to-light, Put-to-light, Use of Robots
  • Modern storage systems

Module 4 – Inventory Management

  • Types of Inventory
  • Costs Associated with Inventory
  • Economic Order Quantity (EOQ)
  • Limitations of the EOQ Approach
  • Selective Inventory Control Techniques like ABC, VED, FSN etc.
  • Vendor Managed Inventories

Module 5 – Managing Uncertainties

  • Uncertainties associated with Inventory
  • Lead time – internal and external
  • Service level
  • Re-order level
  • Buffer stock
  • Replenishment systems

Module 6 – Managing Inventory Records

  • Inventory Record Keeping
  • Stock Counting methods
  • Managing Discrepancies and Surplus
  • Managing Obsolescence
  • Inventory Valuation – FIFO, LIFO, Weighted Average etc.

Module 7 – Managing Warehouse Performance

  • Measuring Warehouse Performance – Key Metrics
  • Managing Outsourced Warehouses
  • Warehouse Management System
  • Warehouse Communications
  • UPC
  • RFID
  • Risk Management in Warehousing

Module 8 – Sustainability in Warehousing

  • Sustainability – The Triple Bottom line
  • Sustainable Warehouse Practices
  • Health, Safety and Environment
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Reverse logistics

IPSCMI, the International Purchasing and Supply Chain Management Institute, is a globally reputed professional certification institute in the United States offering multiple supply chain courses including specialization course for Warehouse and Inventory Management throughout the world in all modes of instruction.

 

Blue Ocean Academy has an exclusive tie-up with the US-based International Purchasing and Supply Chain Management Institute (IPSCMI) to offer CIWIM in the UAE and other GCC countries. Upon course completion, students receive a Certificate from IPSCMI.