Short Courses: Warehousing Stock Taking

College certificate



No Requirements

Course duration

2 months

In every business that has large amounts of goods it is very important to do stock taking at least once a month. It helps you keep track of how much of goods that you have sent out and how much remains in your warehouse. This qualification enables a learner to understand the basic stock taking systems in a warehouse, retail or any other business where stock is kept.

This qualification will enable the learner to gain knowledge of the following:

  • To reconcile physical stock to the inventory records, highlight variances, and identify issues with stock management and control.
  • Accurate knowledge about stock movements and stock on hand
  • labels to shelves to clearly identify different stock
  • Application of stock taking tools such as calculators, hand held scanners etc.
  • Know the ordering cycle.
  • Application of information stock taking systems.