Level 2 Certificate in the Principles of Warehousing




The HSE reports that lifting, handling and carrying accounts for 19% of non-fatal injuries in the workplace. That is nearly a quarter of injuries, making it vital that manual handling safety is improved, particularly in environments such as warehouses where manual handling and the moving of heavy goods occurs daily.

This course will equip your staff with a detailed understanding of a variety of warehouse processes, including manual handling, stock checks, processing orders, storage and packaging of goods and assembling for dispatch. They will also look in detail at the customer service process and how it can impact an organisation.


This course is split into four manageable units:

Unit 1: Health and safety requirements in a warehousing environment

Unit 2: Understand the principles of warehousing goods

Unit 3: Understand the process of stock checking and preparing goods for dispatch

Unit 4: The importance of customer service in a warehousing environment.

The benefits of this course include:

  • Your staff will gain a nationally recognised qualification
  • This course is delivered via distance learning, allowing your staff to choose when and where they study
  • Study will enhance both their personal skills and professional development
  • Personal Tutors are assigned to your staff to ensure that they have the support needed to succeed.

Key Information

Funding Funded
(Subject to availability)
Course Length 8-12 weeks
average course length
Awarding Body TQUK
Learning Method(s)

Online learning
materials with
online assessment




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