Specialist Certificate in Warehouse Management – Design & Operations

Provided by The Logistics Academy

Course introduction


To provide participants with fundamental insights into the role of warehousing, its design and operations within the supply chain environment.

It further aim to provide participants with the following fundamentals:

  • An appreciation of the strategic role Warehouse Management play in Supply Chain/Logistics Business planning.
  • The importance of a good warehouse design in effectively supporting Logistics and Supply Chain processes.

Curriculum Overview

Programme Structure


  • Introduction to Warehouse Management
  • Warehouse Design – Functionality & Planning
  • Fundamental Warehouse Operations
  • Warehouse Materials Handling and Packaging
  • Inventory Management
  • Warehouse Administration
  • Warehouse Design Presentation

Area of Studies

Designed For

Managers/Supervisors in Warehouse & Distribution Functions, Purchasing Executives, Logistics Business Planning Executives, Shipping Executives, Customer Service Officers.

It also caters to those who are keen to advance their knowledge of the strategic application of Warehousing Design and Operations.

Note: Participants must have at least 1 year working experience in a warehouse environment.


A Certificate of Achievement will be awarded upon successful completion of the course with minimum 75% attendance.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course, participants should be able to:

  1. Understand the strategic roles Warehousing design and operations play in the Logistics/Supply Chain business and related
  2. Understand the fundamental elements and components that contribute to the effective design of a warehouse
  3. Understand the role and processes needed to effectively manage Warehouse operations
  4. Application of Best practices in Warehouse Management
  5. Application of Warehouse Performance Measurement and benchmarking

Duration & Intake

Programme Duration

Course Duration

30 hours over 10 evenings, Mon & Wed, 7pm – 10pm

Fees & Funding

  SLA Member Company Non-Member Self-Sponsred
Course Fee $720.00 $900.00 $900.00
GST $50.40 $63.00 $63.00
Application Fee $32.10 $32.10 $32.10
Total Fee
(payable to TLA)
$802.50 $995.10 $995.10
PIC Grant 60%
(or available tax deductions/ allowances)
(or available tax deductions/ allowances)

Payment will only be required after the course is confirmed.
(The status of the course would usually be advised one (1) month before the course start date.)

Payment mode (retail payments facilities are not available) :
Overseas – Telegrahic transfer
Local – Cheque or bank transfer