Duration: 13.5 Hours


This module is developed to enable learners to acquire knowledge and skills in maintaining warehouse operations which include stock taking, controlling non-conforming products as well as performing housekeeping to maintain a safe and tidy working environment.


Course Objective:

On completion of this module, learners will be able to perform stock control and housekeeping operations in logistic industry.


Course Outline:

The knowledge and skills covered in this module include:


  • Apply stock taking procedures
  • Control non-conforming products
  • Perform housekeeping


  • The purpose of stock take plan
  • Preparing stock take area activities
  • Organisational stock take procedure
  • Importance of cut-off time when performing stock take
  • Definitions of cyclical count, spot checking and annual stock taking
  • Types of stock take documentation
  • Types of stock discrepancies
  • Organisational safety and health requirements
  • Types of non-conforming products
  • Methods to segregate non-conforming products
  • Label non-conforming products procedure
  • Record and report non-conforming products procedure
  • Purpose of warehouse layout plan
  • Concept of 5S
  • Methods of stock arrangement
  • Cleaning and maintenance techniques
  • Performing housekeeping with workplace safety and health practices
For Whom:

Suitable for operational level.

Entry Requirements:

Participants are assumed to:

  • Have a basic knowledge of the manufacturing sector;
  • Have a basic knowledge of the Singapore Workplace Safety and Health requirements;
  • Be able to follow written and oral work instructions;
  • Be able to listen and speak English at a proficiency level equivalent to the Employability Skills System (ESS) level 3 and above;
  • Be able to read and write English at a proficiency level equivalent to ESS level 3 and above;
  • Be able to manipulate numbers at a proficiency level equivalent to ESS level 3 and above.
Training Medium:

This module can be conducted in English.


Training Methodology:

This module is delivered through e-learning, lectures, group activities and demonstration.


Assessment Methodology:

Practical and oral/written assessments are conducted at the end of the training module.



An individual who completes a module will be awarded a Statement of Attainment (SOA).