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Level 2 Warehouse Operative Intermediate Apprenticeship

Warehouse Operative Apprenticeship


Central Campus


Course summary

Are you looking for an opportunity to earn while you learn? Then an apprenticeship is right for you! On this Level 2 Warehouse Operative Intermediate Apprenticeship you can:

We offer a structured training programme for those in employment who want to learn and we work with employers to recruit apprentices seeking an apprenticeship placement in warehouse operations. If you don’t think you have the necessary ‘work-ready skills’, we also offer Traineeships. This course provides the essential work preparation training, English, maths and work experience needed to secure your apprenticeship place.

Course requirements

To apply for this Level 2 Warehouse Operative Intermediate Apprenticeship, you will need:

  • to be aged 16 years or over
  • At least one Grade 2 and above in Maths and English GCSE
  • Have an interest in this industry


This Level 2 Warehouse Operative Intermediate Apprenticeship programme usually lasts 12 months and you will play a key role in working within a warehouse or in logistics.

This course will allow you to build a foundation of skills which are needed to be successful. You will work through a variety of modules to gain the experience and skills needed, including:

  • Pick goods in logistics operations
  • Wrap and pack goods in logistic operations
  • Process orders for customers
  • Assemble orders
  • Moving and/or handling goods
  • Check stock levels and stock records

On successful completion of the course, you will achieve the following qualifications:

  • Level 2 Certificate in Warehousing and Storage Skills
  • Functional Skills Maths Level 1
  • Functional Skills English Level 1
  • Employment Rights and Responsibilities
  • Personal Learning and Thinking Skills
  • Apprenticeship Achievement Certificate

All learners will have a dedicated trainer/assessor who will plan learning and assessments with you. The assessment methods used will include the following:

  • Observation and assessment in the workplace
  • Exams
  • Course work
  • Portfolio of evidence
  • Witness testimony

You may need to attend college for some classes but the majority of time will be spent learning in the workplace. You will receive regular workplace assessments which will assess competency and you will be required to sit a number of exams during the programme in addition to creating a portfolio of learning.

20% of the training will be delivered off the job and this can include: simulation, online learning or training from employers, shadowing, mentoring, industry visits, attendance at competitions and support in writing assignments.

On successful completion of this Level 2 Warehouse Operative Intermediate Apprenticeship, you can progress to the Advanced Apprenticeship as a Warehouse Operator.

To discuss your options direct with the course tutor email

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