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Perform Stock Control for F&B Operations (Inventory Control)

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Perform Stock Control for F&B Operations (Inventory Control)

Course Overview

Stock control is crucial for any F&B outlet. It may make or break a business. The practice of effective inventory control includes the selection of the right products, ensuring optimal inventory level to achieve targeted sales, is crucial for survival and growth.

Projecting the right stock level means having optimal stocks to meet food and beverage orders. Understocking can lead to higher costs in lost sales and disappointed customers who may lose trust in the outlet. Overstocking would risk high wastage with spoilage in the perishables, not to mention the finance tied up that cannot be liquidated fast enough.

Maintaining the correct inventory level to meet customer orders for prepared and ready food items as well as beverages and ensuring that stock out situations do not occur are challenges in the control of inventory. Thus, effective inventory control is one of the key elements underpinning the success of any F&B outlet.

Who Should Attend

  • Trainees who have interest in setting up their own business, especially in the F&B industry
  • Current F&B owners who want to enhance their knowledge and skills
  • Mid-life PMEs who want to own their own business and have a career change

Course Duration

16 hours

Course Outline

This contextualised course aims to equip you with the knowledge and skills to manage the receipt, dispatch and storage of merchandise as well as monitor and maintain stock control and the purchase of stocks.

The course is structured that the learner progresses from the stage of receiving and processing products to the final stage of preparing and delivering products. The learning builds from simple inventory concepts like receiving products to more complex concepts like stocktaking.

Mode of Assessment

Assessment is to be conducted under SSGs current standards for the specific framework.  There are 2 assessment methods in this module:

  • Written Assessment
  • Role Play

Certification Obtained and Conferred by

SSGs Statement of Attainment (SOA) will be awarded to learners who have achieved 75% attendance and are Competent (PASS) in their assessment.

Course Objectives

Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:

  • Receive, check and handle incoming products
  • Report discrepancies
  • Record details of incoming stocks, stock discrepancies and relevant documents
  • Sort, label and store products
  • Perform routine stock rotation of products
  • Order stocks
  • Conduct stocktaking and/or cyclical counts
  • Handle undelivered orders, stocks returns, exchanges and/or transfers

Learners will be able to state/describe the following:

  • Types of stocks and/or merchandise in the stores
  • Procedures available for receiving, checking, handling, ordering and returning of products
  • Procedures available for handling stock discrepancies and stock transfers
  • Legal requirements relating to receiving and storing of products
  • Quality standards for products
  • Types of documents when receiving and storing products
  • Procedures for labelling, tagging and signage for products
  • Standards for display of products

Pre-requisites

Prior to attending this course, trainees should have:

  • Speak, Listen, Read and Write English at WPL Level 4 or equivalent.
  • Manipulate numbers at WPN Level 4 or equivalent

Price

 

Individual Sponsored

Non-SME

SME

 

w/o GST

w GST

w/o GST

w GST

w/o GST

w GST

Original Course Fee

 $440.00

 $470.80

 $440.00

 $470.80

 $440.00

 $470.80

Singapore Citizens & PRs aged 21 years and above

 $168.00

 $198.80

 $168.00

 $198.80

 

 

Singapore Citizens aged 40 years and above

 $44.00

 $74.80

 $44.00

 $74.80

 

 

Singapore Citizens aged 35 years and above who are not earning more than $2,000 per month (WTS Scheme)

 $22.00

 $52.80

 $22.00

 $52.80

 $22.00

 $52.80

After Enhanced Training Support for SMEs Companies (90%) **

       

 $44.00

 $74.80

For Training Grant application, please use the following reference code

Reference code: CRS-Q-0035472-RET

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