Warehouse and Logistics

Who should attend

This is aimed at people currently working in the industry who wish to progress to supervisory roles or middle management but who wish to continue working while they study.

Key facts

Next Start Date Please contact us for more information
Duration Wednesdays, 5pm-8pm
Study location(s) MIT Manukau
Study method
Please contact us for more information
Domestic fees $725.00 (incl GST)
Course code 945.412

Course structure

  • Definitions including supply chain, logistics, distribution
  • Inventory control principles
  • Domestic and international issues in trade and logistics
  • Purchasing and procurement evolution, principles, and terminology
  • Planning and strategies used in logistics and purchasing
  • Purchasing quality, price, timing, and quality initiatives
  • Controlling and measuring efficiency and effectiveness in logistics and purchasing
  • The basis of inventory control and customers and the impact of inventory control
  • Principles used in inventory management
  • Technology systems and their application
  • Recording, valuation, and forecasting of inventory
  • Systems used for processing goods in and out of the warehouse
  • Inventory identification and location systems
  • Evaluation of warehouse inventory systems
  • Protecting and keeping inventory safe.

For further information or to enrol, please phone the New Zealand Maritime School on 0800 744 722.

Information is correct as at 21 April 2022. The fee quoted is an indicative short course fee. You will be advised of the current fees at the time of enrolment. Short courses stated as eligible for free study in 2022 are based on the 2021 fee structure and subject to funding confirmation for 2022. International Students holding an appropriate visa may enrol on this course. All short course fees are in New Zealand Dollars and inclusive of GST. Manukau Institute of Technology reserves the right to cancel or postpone a course with insufficient enrolments or for any other reason where cancellation is necessary before the course is planned to start. Manukau Institute of Technology Limited is accredited under the provisions of the Education and Training Act 2020.