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Training Programme

We’re behind the scenes making sure food orders are delivered to charities and community groups across Greater Manchester. Our FREE work skills 'Give & Gain' programme allows you to GIVE your time as a volunteer with FareShare Greater Manchester to GAIN a NOCN Level 2 certificate in Warehousing and Storage. This programme runs 2 days a week for 8 weeks and will take you a step closer to your next career in warehousing and logistics. The next cohort will run Thursdays and Fridays 9-4.30.

The training is varied, you’ll be learning about the receiving, storing and dispatching of food, whilst becoming skilled in using equipment for moving goods and having a genuine regard for health and safety. Teamwork is important when you are working in warehousing, and you’ll be surprised at how effectively you manage to complete and load orders.

If you are more suited to practical work and don’t mind the outdoors then this would be an ideal choice for you. it’s a critical role in all sorts of logistics operations. Whether it’s Goods In, Picking, Deliveries or Customer Service, volunteer work experience at FareShare Greater Manchester could lead you to all sorts of opportunities within the warehousing and logistics industry.

Our current group is well under way towards their qualification. We are now recruiting, places are limited so get in touch to register your interest. See the attachement below for more details:

Our courses are running throughout the year: Contact Liz for more up to date info. To avoid disappointment, reserve your place early.