The National Logistics Academy

Warehousing and storage - Level 3

Suitable roles for apprentices

  • Senior warehouse person/team leader


3 (equivalent to A levels at grades A to E) 

Typical length

12 months

Entry requirements

Set by the employer

What apprentices will learn

Apprentices will develop their skills in managing stock, audit inventories, processing return of goods, store and dispatch of goods. They will also gain people management skills.


Apprentices will achieve a combined practical and theory-based qualification:

  • Diploma in Warehousing and Storage


This apprenticeship is delivered in the workplace. The apprentice gains the knowledge, skills and experience for working in a senior role in a warehouse environment.

The apprenticeship training is tailored to the needs of the individual employer and is delivered by highly qualified and technically competent training advisors. The programme is a blended combination of on the job tuition and assessment, workshops, e-learning content and professional discussions.

Additional training may be included such as short courses in forklift truck supervision, dangerous goods awareness and emergency First Aid at work as appropriate.