Preparing for the Warehouse Environment

Applied Community Studies
Warehouse Training
Course Code
WHTP 0101
Semester Length
14 weeks
Max Class Size
Method Of Instruction
Typically Offered
To be determined


Course Description
To provide students with the personal and professional attributes necessary to succeed in warehousing and distribution centres. This course will concentrate on developing self-confidence, self-esteem and problem solving skills for the workplace.
Course Content


  • Develop self-awareness with a focus on finding the correct job match.
  • Develop self-esteem and a positive attitude to career development.
  • Explore effective communication as a tool for developing teamwork skills.
  • Demonstrate problem solving in both personal and professional situations.
  • Define anger management.
  • Explore conflict resolution, with a particular focus on the work environment.
  • Use assertiveness as a tool for job survival and career development.
  • Develop stress and time management tools and strategies.
Methods Of Instruction
  • Lectures
  • Discussions
  • Videos
  • Guest Speakers
  • Role Plays
Means of Assessment


  • A mastery model of ongoing evaluation will be used.
  • A student will have completed the course when he/she has demonstrated through satisfactory completion of exercises and assignments that the course objectives have been achieved.
  • Where formal tests are used mastery will be defined as a score of 70% or more.
  • The instructor in consultation with each student will monitor progress on a regular basis.
  • The student will be expected to maintain regular attendance and progress, actively participate in all activities, and complete all assignments as directed.
Learning Outcomes


  • At the end of the course, successful students will be able to demonstrate self-confidence, self-awareness, assertiveness, and problem solving skills.
  • At the end of the course, successful students will be able to explain work place expectations.
Textbook Materials

Nil. Topic relevant material will be provided in handout form throughout the course.



Instructor permission





Requisite for


Course Guidelines

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Course Transfers

Institution Transfer Details Effective Dates
There are no applicable transfer credits for this course.

Course Offerings

Winter 2021

There aren't any scheduled upcoming offerings for this course.