Mantra Learning

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Warehousing and Storage

Intermediate Apprenticeship and Level 2 Certificate

Your staff will be trained to make warehouse processes smoother, safer and more efficient - driving your business forward.

The programme

The Level 2 Certificate in Warehousing and Storage (QCF) has been designed by Skills for Logistics to support those involved with distributive operations such as dealing with the handling and storing of goods within a commercial, industrial or remover's warehouse, or freight facility. It provides staff with the knowledge, skills and confidence to help their businesses grow and to provide a career path to higher level jobs and qualifications.

The Level 2 Certificate in Warehousing and Storage is a combined qualification that forms both the competence and knowledge elements of an Intermediate Apprenticeship.

Apprentices will also take the Level 2 Award in Employee Rights and Responsibilities in the Logistics Industry, and Functional Skills in English and maths.


Employer benefits

  • Develop staff who are multi-skilled to improve operating efficiency
  • Ensures goods are ready for dispatch on time.
  • Pick errors reduced by 20% on average
  • Access a fully funded Health and Safety audit worth over £300, and a Business Improvement Needs Analysis (BINA)



These programmes ensure your warehouse staff do their jobs to the best of their ability, making processes smoother, safer, more efficient and productive - which translates into economic return. The Apprenticeship also equips staff with communication and application of number skills vital to drive your business forward.


Part or full Government funding is usually available. Employers should also support learners by providing time for study.


Programme delivery

All Mantra Learning Training Advisors are industry professionals who are specialists in the area in which they teach and are also members of the Institute for Learning.


Programme design

A minimum of 26 credits is required to achieve this qualification. Please see course information sheet for the full list of units.



The Mantra Learning Advisor will use a range of assessment methods including observation, question and answer, video, professional discussion and written reports. Their visits usually take place once a month with progress assessed and reviewed every three months or sooner if necessary. We also arrange an Employer Review every six months to measure the impact on your business.


Opportunities for further development

Learners can progress to:

  • Plant Operations Level 2 Qualification
  • Traffic Office Intermediate Apprenticeship or Level 2 Certificate
  • Logistics Operations Management Advanced Apprenticeship or Level 3 Qualification


Course Dates

Please call us on 0800 389 5283 or send us your enquiry via our online form
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Success rate: 98%

Code: WS2

Aimed at: Warehouse operatives involved in picking, packing, loading/unloading and placing goods into storage

Location: Warrington,Manchester

Length of qualification: Level 2 qualification 4 – 12 months / Intermediate Apprenticeship 12 - 18 months

Funding: Fully funded

Employer commitment: Study time/access for training and development

For enrolment:
Freephone: 0800 389 5283

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