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Apprenticeships: Warehouse Operative
This apprenticeship is written by employer representatives of the warehouse based supply chain and provides the foundation knowledge, skills and experience for the role of Warehouse Operative. This qualification is ideal for staff working in a largely warehouse environment.
In role learning with 20% off the job training.
End point testing and assessment.
Work based training with guided and formal teaching and distance learning
12 - 15 months
Further development opportunities
Progression can include Level 3 qualification or Diploma inManagement, dependent on job role and responsibilities
Free to employers with 50 or fewer employees for 16-18 year old, or for older apprentices or larger employers a maximum contribution of 10% of the course banding (c. £400- £500 spread over the Apprenticeship duration).
Employers with sufficient levy account funds will make no further contribution.
Warehouse Operative Apprenticeship overview
This apprenticeship is written by employer representatives of the warehouse based supply chain and provides the foundation knowledge, skills and experience for the role of Warehouse Operative. This qualification is ideal for staff working in alargely warehouse environment where employees may have responsibilities for some or all of the following activities:
Working effectively within a warehouse team and communicating with ahigh level of integrity and credibility with both colleagues and customers
Use of relevant technology and warehouse systems relating to moving, storing and processing orders and stock control
Safe use of materials handling equipment and understanding and applying regulations relating to the warehouse and supply chain sector.
Job roles in warehouse operative include: warehouse operative and warehouse administrator.
A successful apprentice will receive an apprenticeship award certificate at pass or distinction.
Industry and business knowledge
Personal management and team working
Equipment handling skills
Regulatory and administration skills
Stock and logistics operations
Health and Safety in the workplace.
What do you get?
The Apprentice receives an Apprenticeship certificate of achievement at pass, merit or distinction.
The employer receives
1,000 employment payment for a 16-18-year-old apprentice (and£1,000 for under 24-year-old with care or learning needs)
Employers NI saving for apprentices under 24 years.
How to register
Training for this course is booked on demand. To register your interest please contact Paige Godsell at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 02476 854980.
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