Level 1 Certificate in Warehousing and Storage Principles

Prepare yourself for a role in logistics with this introduction to the essential skills needed to work in a warehouse or storage environment.

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Barnsley, Leicester & Worksop


2 weeks



About this course

Fuelled by a rise in online shopping, there are many opportunities of employment in the warehousing and storage industry distributing everything from food and drink to clothes and homewares.

This course explores how retail and commercial logistics work, along with the range of skills and techniques essential for working safely and effectively within warehouse or storage environments.

Who this course is for

Applicants should be aged 18 and above, currently unemployed and claiming benefits.

No previous qualifications are necessary but learners should be working to a minimum of entry level 3.

This specialism would suit candidates looking to work in warehouse, storage or logistics roles such as stock control/replenishment, warehouse operative, picker/packer, stores assistant.

You could also progress to further learning via an apprenticeship or NVQs.

Why Attend?


  • Learn for free

Exclusively for unemployed or jobseekers

  • Two week course in a classroom setting

Quality resources provided

  • First-class support

Experienced tutor guiding you through the process face-to-face

  • Gain invaluable skills

Increase your confidence and competence when applying for jobs

  • Nationally recognised accredited course


  • How to receive good and materials
  • How to process and despatch orders
  • Health, safety and security at work including relevant legislation
  • Importance of delivering effective customer service

Additional units

  • Functional skills; personal learning and thinking skills; effective teamwork and working relationships