This module further examines the logistics sub-sectors – warehousing & distribution. The participants learns to define warehousing and distribution as it relates to the other sub-sectors, and to identify and describe the roles of warehousing and distribution in logistics. One also learns about the movement of materials through the warehouse, plant, or distribution centre, particularly in terms of warehouse systems and stock placements. Finally, various types of documentation are initially introduced, with a focus on the bill of lading. The participant learns the basics on how to read, interpret and complete appropriate documentation.