This course will demonstrate how warehouse operations are a key enabler to a successful supply chain implementation and the starting point for a transformation. It is critical to manage safety, quality and efficiency. Learn to leverage the lean supply chain modifications to improve customer responsiveness and reduce operating costs and in doing so contributing to a supply chain that creates a competitive advantage for a company. To accomplish this goal, we must bring lean principles into the warehouse and distribution center.
There are discounts available for this course. Please use one of the coupon codes below at checkout. Note: Only one coupon code can be used per shopping cart.
Alumni: If you are a returning student of the Supply Chain & Logistics Institute (SCL) courses or you are an alumni of the GT EMIL or MSSCE programs, you can receive 10% off of any LOG course – Use coupon code SCL-Alum
Member Organization: Members of certain organizations can receive 10% off of any LOG course (for information on member organizations visit: www.scl.gatech.edu/orgdiscount) – Use coupon code SCL-Org
Certificate Participants: To receive a certificate course price of 17% off per course, you must enroll and pay for all courses required to earn a certificate – Use coupon code SCL-Cert
Who Should Attend
Supply chain professionals, logistics professionals, material managers, production control managers, transportation managers, warehousing managers and purchasing managers
How You Will Benefit
Reduce inventories in the warehouse.
Reduce warehousing costs by as much as 25 percent.
Implement lean in the warehouse.
Create logistics collaboration between warehousing and other functional areas.
Lean warehouse overview
Supply chain implementation framework
Lean storage planning approach
Application of a lean storage location sizing method
JIT implementation approach
How to develop standard work batches
Generation of an operational diagram
Creation of a daily operational work load plan
Development of a progress control board
For Course-Related Questions
Please contact the course administrator: Tim Brown
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