Basics Of Stores & Stock Control (BSSC)


The significance of the storekeeping task is sometimes undervalued. When you think about how much stock the stores function is in charge of, this seems incomprehensible. This course enables those working in function to have a firm grasp of the basics of Stores & Stock Control. And  for those interested in pursuing a career in one of the numerous fields of warehousing and distribution management, the Basics of Stores and Stock Control course is a good start.

Target Audience

The store manager and all first-line supervisors are among the people this course is intended for. Attending this training also has special advantages for other important users of the store’s features.

Course Topics

  • Warehousing and Supply Chain Management
  • Roles, Responsibilities and Relationships
  • Risk and Safety Management
  • Warehouse Safety and PPE
  • Inbound Logistics
  • Classifying and Coding of Stock
  • Warehouse Layout and Productivity
  • Materials Handling and Storage Equipment
  • Stocktaking and Stock Audits
  • Warehouse Issues
  • Warehouse Returns, Customer Service and Reverse Logistics
  • Transportation and Distribution Management
  • Emergency Situations and Precautions
  • Final Examination


To pass the course and earn the Certificate of Achievement, a learner will need an overall score of at least 50% in the final examination.