Course Content

  • Understanding the warehousing and storage industry
  • Understanding the functions and benefits of warehousing
  • Understanding how to store goods
  • The purpose of a stock check

Full course title

NCFE Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Warehousing and Storage

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  • Currently live in England    
  • Resident in the UK/EU for 3+ years, for purposes other than study    
  • Must be aged 19+    
  • Must not be on an apprenticeship

How to Sign up

Learners may be eligible for funding which means the course won’t cost a thing to complete (subject to eligibility). There is a £125 cancellation fee if a learner enrols and fails to complete or withdraws early from the course. This fee is to cover administration costs. We may be able to offer extensions if learners are unable to meet the set submission deadline. Please read the declaration on the enrolment form carefully before signing up.

What happens after Enrolment?

  1. Submit your enrolment form and get instant access to begin your course
  2. We'll process your funding application, and a tutor will be assigned to support you through your course
  3. Receive text reminders when your work is due
  4. Your work will be marked and returned to you within 7 days
  5. Once you've submitted your work, we'll apply for your certificate

How Learners use this course

This Level 2 Course in the Principles of Warehousing and Storage would help you develop an understanding of the warehousing and storage industry, learning how to undertake preparations for receiving goods, using different stock controls methods and the best way to report and record and variations. This will be useful in careers like; 

  • Warehouse Worker (£16,000 to £24,000) 
  • Forklift Driver (£17,000 to £30,000) 
  • Packer (£12,000 to £22,000)