Companies in the warehousing and logistics sectors are keen to attract new talent. There are opportunities available with large national firms as well as smaller businesses. This qualification provides individuals with the skills required for a role in a warehouse environment and instils an understanding of the key responsibilities required in the role. It is suitable for anyone working in a warehouse environment.
- Health, Safety and Security at Work
- Develop Effective Working Relationships with Colleagues in Logistics Operations
Learners and employers can choose from a variety of units available from the optional groups to make up the remaining credits for the qualification.
The qualification is delivered Through a combination of training, guidance, support, self-study and activities in the workplace. On and off job training either through group sessions or on a one-to-one basis. The NVQ will be assessed using varied methods depending on learning style. Technical knowledge and functionality will be assessed through internal and external testing. A portfolio of evidence is required.
There are no minimum levels of previous qualifications required, although applicants should have basic levels of literacy and numeracy on which the qualifications will build.
Learners may have the opportunity to progress in their careers to a more senior role and move on to a level 3 qualification.