Warehouse and Storage

A Warehouse and Storage apprenticeship offers learners the key skills needed for a successful career in warehousing.


The Level 2 and 3 Warehouse and Storage apprenticeships enables warehouse operatives to demonstrate that they have the skills and knowledge needed to carry out their role to a professional standard and professional progress. Developed from NOS, which are based on real working practices, these qualifications are designed to be embedded within a company’s organisational procedures and business processes.


Funding band: £1,500

Length: Minimum 12 months

Sample units:

  • Pick goods in logistics operations
  • Wrap and pack goods in logistics operations
  • Place goods in storage in logistics operations
  • Process orders for customers in logistics operations
  • Assemble orders for dispatch in logistics operations

Career Progression:

  • Team Leader
  • Supervisor

Funding band: £2,000

Length: Minimum 18 months

Sample Units:

  • Moving and/or handling goods in logistics operations
  • Use equipment to move goods in logistics operations
  • Process returned goods in logistics operations
  • Sort goods and materials for recycling or disposal in logistics operations
  • Check stock levels and records
  • Maintain the safety and security of hazardous goods and materials in logistics operations

Career Progression:

  • Warehouse Manager
  • Logistics Manager