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Warehousing and Storage - Level 1 Certificate at West Thames College

Course description

This course is held at the Skills + Logistics Centre in Feltham and covers all aspects of Warehousing and Storage.

Course content

You will study:

  • Health & safety in the workplace
  • Pick goods in a logistic environment
  • Wrap and pack goods in a logistic environment
  • Assemble orders for dispatch
  • Moving and handling goods
  • Using equipment to move goods in logistic facilities

There are timetabled sessions designed to enhance your skills in English and maths and you will receive separate certificates on successful completion of the programme. You may also choose to study for a GCSE or resit a previous GCSE subject to improve your grade. These qualifications will enhance your employment opportunities.

Entry requirements

None. You will have an interview and assessment.

If you need advice before you apply, please call 020 8326 2020 or email ciag@west-thames.ac.uk.

Assessment

The course is continually assessed through a combination of practical projects, written assignments and written tests. You will also be required to build a portfolio of work-based evidence.

Financial information

This course is free for students aged 16-18 years.

Please see our Fees and Concessions page or call 020 8326 2015 for further details.

Future opportunities

Progress to Level 2 or find employment or an apprenticeship.

Further information

To find out more about this qualification, contact us, ask your Connexions Personal Adviser or school/college careers staff.

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How to apply

You can apply for this course through UCAS Progress. Add this course to your favourites so you can start making an application.

Last updated date: 02 August 2017
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Contact details

    • Contact name:
    • General Enquiries
    • Contact telephone number:
    • 020 8326 2000
    • Email address:
    • info@west-thames.ac.uk

Venues

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    • As part of West Thames College London, the West Thames College Skills + Logistics Centre in Feltham is a smaller campus with a friendly atmosphere, offering a range of trade courses in West London.

      Around 650 students study at the Skills Centre to gain the practical skills needed for a career in Motor Vehicle Mechanics, Engineering, Catering or Construction trades (Plumbing, Brickwork, Painting & Decorating, Electrical Installation and Carpentry).

      We have excellent links with employers too, so there are lots of job and apprenticeship opportunities.

      The Centre has its own Common Room, Careers Advisors, Library, Cafeteria, IT Suite and Outdoor Leisure Activities. Students at Feltham also have full access to the Isleworth campus.

      Courses at the West Thames College Skills + Logistics Centre are very popular and, as places are limited, you are advised to apply early.